Dredging Operations: Houma Navigation Canal Mile 18.0 to Mile 36.6
Notice Number: 201592-1/MVN 22-144 / MVN 23-52
Date: 11/15/2022 00:00 thru 06/21/2023 23:59
Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 22-144, dated 14 November 2022, stating that the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge SANDRA G. will be working in the Houma Navigation Canal from mile 18.0 to mile 36.6, non-continuous, through approximately 4 May 2023.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT THE DREDGING OPERATIONS HAVE BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH APPROXIMATELY 21 JUNE 2023.
The dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and will deposit dredged material through floating pipelines on the east and west sides of the channel.
The dredge can be contacted on either VHF Marine Channel 13 or 16 for sailing instructions.
Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.
RACHAEL A. MALTZAHN
Acting Chief, Technical Support Branch