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PROJECT DETAILS

PROJECT CLIENT

Caldwell Marine International

DREDGE QUANTITY

60,000 cubic yards

VESSEL TYPE

Clamshell Dredge

DREDGES WORKED

No. 54

ABOUT THIS PROJECT

This project involved dredging approximately 60,000 cubic yards of material with upland disposal. Great Lakes utilized the Clamshell Dredge No. 54 to excavate a utility trench for the installation of a high voltage electric power cable.

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GLDD CEO, Lasse Petterson, shakes hands with Port of Corpus Christi CEO, Sean Strawbridge

GLDD CEO, Lasse Petterson, shakes hands with Port of Corpus Christi CEO, Sean Strawbridge

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