Channel Maintenance Dredging Cottonwood Bar, Ohio River Mile 926.0

Notice Number: 201141/2022-030

Date: 08/01/2022 08:23 thru 08/11/2022 08:23

Notice is given that “Luhrs Bros., Inc” will commence maintenance dredging at Mile 926 (Cottonwood Bar). Dredging operations will be conducted from approximately 01 – 11 August 2022, 24 hours per day, seven days per week. During this period, the Dredge Bill Holman will be in the navigation channel and all traffic will use the alternate channel near the right descending bank that was established on 21 June 2022. Contact the Dredge Bill Holman for passing instruction on marine channel 13. Once contact has been made with the Dredge Bill Holman, proceed at the slowest safe speed.

The contractor’s floating plant will consist of the Dredge Bill Holman, M/V’s LENARD and BUDDY, and the ROBERT T, one shop barge, one spill barge, and floating pipeline sections. The Dredge Bill Holman, M/V’s LENARD and BUDDY will be monitoring marine channel 13.


Shawn Kenney
Ch. Technical Support Branch