Channel Maintenance Dredging J.T. Myers Lower Approach, Ohio River Mile 846.0

Notice Number: 201139/2022-028

Date: 07/26/2022 17:51 thru 07/28/2022 17:51

Lower Approach

Notice is given that “Luhrs Bros., Inc” will commence maintenance dredging in the lower approach at J.T. Myers. Dredging operations will be conducted from approx. 26 July – 28 July 2022, 24 hours per day, seven days per week. During this period, the Dredge Bill Holman will be in the navigation channel and the disposal pipeline will be crossing the navigation channel, requiring the disposal pipeline to be opened for passing traffic. 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 River Chamber will be utilized to lock all traffic upbound and downbound.

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. Dredging operations will be conducted 24 hours per day, seven days per week and is expected to be complete on 7/28/2022.

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Shawn Kenney
Ch. Technical Support Branch