ABOUT THE BIG RIVER COALITION

SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURES HDDA DREDGING OPERATIONS

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a cutterhead dredge rental contract to Weeks Marine to remove 4 million cubic yards (mcy) in the base of the contract with options to add up to another 4 mcy of dredged…

USACE 2022 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions 92122

The Big River Coalition’s Corps 2022 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions Update 92122 is here for your reference. The updated schedule of work as provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) on September 16, 2022 is here. The…

SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURES HDDA DREDGING OPERATIONS

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a cutterhead dredge rental contract to Weeks Marine to remove 4 million cubic yards (mcy) in the base of the contract with options to add up to another 4 mcy of dredged…

USACE 2022 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions 9192222

The Big River Coalition’s Corps 2022 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions Update 91922 is here for your reference.   The updated schedule of work as provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on September 16, 2022 is here.  …

UPCOMING CHANNEL CLOSURES DUE REVETMENT INSTALLATION

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) upcoming revetment operations at the White Castle location have been adjusted and the changes below have just been confirmed. The latest schedule of revetment operations for the first site this Fiscal Year on…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 9922

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

LAMA’s USACE Mississippi River Maintenance Forum Meeting Notes 9822

LAMA’s report on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mississippi River Maintenance Forum meeting held via conference call this morning, Wednesday, September 8, 2022 is here and the corresponding agenda is here.

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 9122

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 82922

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 82222

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 81522

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 81122

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging efforts on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 8122

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues maintenance dredging on the Crossings Above New Orleans and in Southwest Pass. The USACE previously completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the historic project to deepen the Mississippi River Ship Channel…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 72622

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues dredging on the Crossings and in Southwest Pass with no channel dimension restrictions. The USACE is focusing channel maintenance efforts to restore the Crossings Above New Orleans (Fiscal Year 2022) as river…

MVN 60-Day Lock and Waterway Status Forecast 72222

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mississippi Valley New Orleans (MVN) District’s Lock and Waterways Status Forecast as issued today (Friday, July 22, 2022) is here.     The updated or revised report details are highlighted in bold.    OLD…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 72022

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues dredging on the Crossings and in Southwest Pass with no channel dimension restrictions. The USACE is focusing channel maintenance efforts to restore the Crossings Above New Orleans (Fiscal Year 2022) as river…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 71322

ntracts listed above for the TERRAPIN ISLAND and the GLENN EDWARDS are both early award contracts. The early award and regional dredging contracts allow the USACE to secure dredges for SWP in advance of shoaling with added flexibility that allows…

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 71122

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has temporarily ceased channel maintenance dredging in Southwest Pass which is in good condition. The USACE is focusing channel maintenance efforts to restore the Crossings Above New Orleans (Fiscal Year 2022) as river…

LAMA’s USACE Mississippi River Maintenance Forum Meeting Notes 7622

LAMA’s report on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mississippi River Maintenance Forum meeting held via conference call this morning, Wednesday, July 6, 2022 is here and the corresponding agenda is here.

Lower Mississippi River (LMR) Dredging Update 7522

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has temporarily ceased channel maintenance dredging in Southwest Pass which is in good condition. The USACE is focusing channel maintenance efforts to restore the Crossings Above New Orleans (Fiscal Year 2022) as river…