Dredging Operations: Mississippi River Mile 0-2.0 AHP

Notice Number: 205084/MVN 23-119
Date: 09/24/2023 00:00 thru 09/28/2023 23:59

Beginning on or about 24 September 2023 and continuing through approximately 28 September 2023, the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge CAPT FRANK will be working in the Mississippi River from mile 0 to mile 2.0 Above Head of Passes (AHP) to install a temporary submerged pipeline across the river bottom.

Dredged material will be deposited through a combination of floating and submerged pipelines into designated placement areas.

Navigation restrictions and closures associated with this operation have been issued by U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB).

The Dredge can be contacted on VHF Marine Channel 67.


Chief, Technical Support Branch
Operations Division