Subaqueous Stone Placement at Mile 192.7 AHP RDB

Notice Number: No. 22-123
Date: 10/09/2022 thru 12/16/2022

Commencing on or about 9 October 2022 and continuing through approximately 16 December 2022, a U.S. Government Contractor will be placing subaqueous stone along the Right Descending Bank (RDB) of the Mississippi River at approximate mile 192.7 Above Head of Passes (AHP).

The Contractor will work 7 days a week, 10 hours a day, during daylight hours, 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.

During nighttime hours, the Contractor will be staged along the Left Descending Bank (LDB) out of the Mississippi River Channel. The M/V MISS NINA can be contacted on VHF Marine Channels 13 and 16, or at phone number (318) 452-0183.

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

The point of contact with the New Orleans District is John Page at (337) 291-3015.

Chief, Technical Support Branch
Operations Division