Subaqueous Stone Placement: Mississippi River Mile 23.5 AHP LDB

Notice Number: 205663/MVN 23-153
Date: 01/03/2024 13:00 thru 01/17/2024 23:00

Commencing on or about 3 January 2024 and continuing through approximately 17 January 2024, a U.S. Government Contractor will be placing subaqueous stone along the Left Descending Bank (LDB) of the Mississippi River at approximate mile 23.5 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 KACIE LUHR and MEGAN DAWN can be contacted on VHF Marine Channels 13, 16 and 67.

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


Sisung, Wesley M