Notice to Navigators: Illinois River

Brandon Road LNM


Please see below and attached regarding floating equipment at the Brandon Road Interbasin Project.


Also, the following links are helpful in staying current with the most updated information:



Best regards,


Jeremy “Shot” Tardy
Western Rivers Boat Management, Inc.
Office:  270.444.4772
Mobile:  270.933.8056



Good afternoon,


Per our conversation, here is the DRAFT LNM for Brandon Road for later this spring. The marine plant foot print will consist of (1) 200x70 crane/ spud barge, (1) 195x35 material barge, (1) 140x34 spud barge, (2) 14x40 deck flats and (1) 70x30 boat.


I included the David Laack (project manager) and Dan Lloyd (project superintendent) for any additional information.


Once you reach out to industry, we can set a quick call with any comments or concerns.




Dan Palen
Vice President – Marine Safety & Compliance
Direct: 608.519.5270
Cell: 507.450.4554