ATLANTIC CITY & VENTNOR CITY

 
 

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Project Client: USACE – Philadelphia District
  • Dredge Quantity: 1.8 million cubic yards
  • Vessel Type: Cutter Suction Dredge
  • Dredges Worked: Illinois

ABOUT THIS PROJECT

This beach fill project involved the construction of a berm and dune in order to reduce storm damages in the New Jersey communities of Atlantic City and Ventnor. The hydraulic dredge Illinois pumped approximately 1,400,000 cubic yards of sand onto Atlantic City Beach and replaced an additional 400,000 cubic yards of sand on Ventnor Beach.