Navigation Notice: Tennessee River

TRANSMISSION TOWER REPAIR
TNRM 72.5
NO WAKE ZONE

 

NOTICE NUMBER: 19326 / 19167-1 / 22-09
EFFECTIVE: 04/04/2022 12:12 thru 12/04/2022 12:12 CDT

 

RQUEST ALL VESSELS PROVIDE A NO WAKE ZONE FOR THE SAFETY OF PERSONNEL AND EQUIPTMENT IN THE VICINITY OF THE PROVIDED WORK AREA.

 

Beginning on 4 April 2022 and lasting approximately 8-9 months, TVA will be repairing steel legs on three transmission towers on the Tennessee River at mile 72.5. There will be diving operations taking place during the work with up to 8 divers in the water at a time. TVA Police will have a patrol boat in place during these operations. The work schedule is Monday-Saturday from 0700-1800 CST. There will be 2 barges/platforms (60x140 ft.) spudded down around the towers. The M/V Red Wagner will be the towboat onsite and will be monitoring marine channels 13 and 16 with the working channel being 81.

 

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