Atchafalaya River Maintenance Dredging: Bayous Chene, Boeuf and Black - Dredges Susan Crosby and Crosby Dredger have been on site in Bayou Chene since January 8th with estimated completion by November 30, 2023.
Atchafalaya River Bar Channel - Dredge Arulaq has been on site since January 1, 2020 and operating satisfactory. The contractor is in the "Acute Remediation Phase" and will continue dredging operations 24/7 until project depth is achieved at 1.2 maximum density throughout the fluid column. New contract is expected to begin November 2023 upon completion of final task order of previous contract.
Atchafalaya River Crewboat Cut/Bay/Bar - Dredge Carolina commenced dredging operations at Station 910+00 going south toward the Gulf of Mexico with expected completion by January 15, 2024. Contract awarded July 28, 2023 - this contract will supplement the current work in the Bar Channel by expanding the channel width to 400'.
Berwick Harbor -Dredge Emil Kurtz commenced dredging operations mid-November.
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