Manns Harbor, NC ~ Since the Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry route suspended operations Jan. 18, the contractor hired by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has removed 102,723 cubic yards of material to a required depth of 10-feet and the project is approximately 65 percent complete by quantity. The Dredge Richmond is currently located in the vicinity of navigation aid 9A.
The project being conducted by Cottrell Contracting began Dec. 1, 2012. The USACE will be providing the Ferry Division a weekly report to help keep residents updated on the progress of the project.
|PUMP HORSEPOWER||1,300 HP|
|TOTAL INSTALLED POWER||2,000 HP|
|TYPES OF WORK||Maintenance dredging, new work dredging, environmental restoration and beach nourishment.|
Cottrell Contracting Corporation
328 North Battlefield Boulevard
Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
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