GPS Coordinates for Safe Crossing Locations

Marine Transportation Program

GPS Coordinates for Safe Crossing Locations

The health, safety and well-being of our employees remains our priority and we continue to take preventive measures to ensure your safety. As the M/V Umiak 1 arrives in port at Voisey’s Bay, we are taking every precaution for everyone’s safety in relation to COVID-19. The Captain will personally supervise the operations to ensure that his crew follow all protective measures while our shore crew are on board. Any questions or concerns, please email

Updated May 25, 2020

 Ship track markers, signs and lights have been removed from the ships track on May 18, 2020. 

Pontoon crossing bridges at Taktok and Tabor Island removed on May 25, 2020.

GPS Coordinates in Universal Transverse Mercador (UTM) NAD27

​Crossing​ ​Northing ​Easting ​Status
​Taktok Pontoon Crossing 6255336 ​20V 0595277 Unsafe
​Kutjautak ​6251274 ​20V 0612591 Unsafe
​Niatak ​6254833 ​20V 0603147 Unsafe
​Pannaivik ​6256216 ​20V 0566842 Unsafe
​John Hayes Harbour ​6252951 ​20V 0584941 Unsafe
​Tabor Island Pontoon Crossing​ ​6253498 ​20V 0577564 Unsafe
These crossing locations may change with each voyage. Please check for the most up-to-date information prior to traveling.