Navigation Notice: Gulf and Intracoastal Waterways

Calcasieu River
Mile 1.5 to the Gulf of Mexico


NOTICE NUMBER: 19108 / MVN 22-13
EFFECTIVE DATE: 02/15/2022 07:00 thru 03/31/2022 19:00 CDT


Commencing on or about 15 February 2022 and continuing through approximately 31 March 2022, a U.S. Government Contractor will be placing jetty stone along both the East and West Jetties of the Calcasieu River from approximate mile 1.5 to the Gulf of Mexico.


The Contractor will work 7 days a week, 12 hours a day, between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., and the plant will include an anchor barge with hydraulic backhoe.  An office barge and various material barges will be on-site, staged along the river at this location.


The M/V BLUE DIAMOND can be contacted on VHF channels 9, 16 and 68.


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




Michelle C. Daigle
Chief, Technical Support Branch
Operations Division