Dredging Operations: Bayou Chene

Notice Number: 201821/MVN 23-03
Date: 01/09/2023 00:00 thru 07/30/2023 23:59

Commencing on or about 9 January 2023 and continuing until approximately 30 July 2023, the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge SUSAN CROSBY will be working in Bayou Chene.

The dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and will be monitoring VHF Marine Channels 13 and 16.

Dredged material will be deposited through a floating pipeline onto disposal areas located in Bayou Chene.

Besides dredging equipment, there are numerous work and support vessels associated with this dredging operation.

Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.


Chief, Technical Support Branch
Operations Division