Notice Number: 205003/23-24
Date: 09/06/2023 10:06 thru 09/13/2023 10:28
Notice is given that on or about 6 September 2023, Amherst Madison Inc., contractor for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will commence channel maintenance dredging in the upper and lower approaches at Greenup Locks and Dam, Ohio River, mile 341.
The contractor's floating plant will consist of the M/V KEITH BLOUNT, M/V BUS BROWN, two dump scows, and one barge mounted crane. The vessels will be monitoring marine channel 13 and should be contacted for passing arrangements. Dredging will be performed between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 12:00 a.m. midnight, seven days a week. The work is anticipated to be completed on or about 13 September 2023. The dredged material will be placed in the permitted in-water placement areas, downstream and upstream of the dam.
The contractor's floating plant will be moored at the worksite during non-working hours and will be lighted according to regulations. Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.
KENT C. BROWNING
Chief, Technical Support Branch