Channel Maintenance Dredging, Dutch Island, Ohio River Mile 797.5

Notice Number: 201093

Date: 07/21/2022 06:50 thru 07/25/2022 06:50

Notice is given that “Luhrs Bros., Inc” will commence maintenance dredging at Dutch Island, Ohio River Mile 797.5. Dredging operations will be conducted approximately 21-25 July 2022, 24 hours per day, seven days a week. During this period, the Dredge Bill Holman will be in the navigation channel and the disposal pipeline may be crossing the navigation channel, requiring the disposal pipeline to be opened for passing traffic. Contact the Dredge Bill Holman for passing instructions 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