Chart NO 20 “Sunnhordlandsfjordene” has been published as a New Edition (NE) on 22 December 2015. This New Edition makes the existing edition (published in 2007) obsolete. The Chart is only available by Print on Demand (POD).
Comprehensive list of changes in this (Limited) New Edition:
- All issued official Norwegian Efs up to and including Efs 23/15 have been applied.
- NM 2016-11 Skånevikforden: Cables
- NM 2016-13 Skånevikfjorden, Etnefjorden: Submarine pipelines
- NM 2016-15 Kvinnheradsfjorden: Ferry route
- NM 2016-17 Langenuen: Depths
- NM 2016-19 Ålfjorden: Rock
- NM 2016-21 Etnefjorden: Quay depths, jetty
- NM 2016-23 Chart NO 20: Source Diagram, Inset
- NM 2016-25 Kvinnheradsfjorden: Marine farms
- NM 2016-27 Onarheimsfjorden: Overhead cables
- NM 2016-29 Ølsfjorden: Submarine cable
- The chart features the new layout of the Kartverket POD series.
- Other minor changes not relevant to navigation are included.
If all Efs and all of the NM listed above are applied to the 2011 reprint of the obsolete 2007 edition, it can continue to be used for navigation. Please note that the official Norwegian Efs must be used to keep chart NO 20 up to date.