Scheduled Construction: Barge Loading Facility (Mile 337.3)

Notice Number: 24-12
Date: 02/05/2024

Notice is given to mariners that Southern Marine Construction Co. will be constructing a barge loading facility on the Black Warrior River at River Mile 377.3. Construction will begin February 5th, 2024, and is expected to be complete by November 1st, 2025. Construction is expected to occur Monday through Friday during daylight hours. There will be various work barges and crane barges in the area during construction. Mariners should proceed with extreme caution when traversing the area.

For further information, mariners can contact Steve Hawthorne (423) 802-0597 or David Serodino (423) 443-8252. Once construction begins, the contractor will be monitoring VHF Channel 13.


Herbert M. Bullock
Chief, Navigation Section