WILMINGTON HARBOR

PROJECT DETAILS

PROJECT CLIENT

USACE – Wilmington District

DREDGE QUANTITY

790,000 cubic yards

VESSEL TYPE

Cutter Suction Dredge

DREDGES WORKED

Texas

ABOUT THIS PROJECT

The contract to deepen the Wilmington (NC) Harbor anchorage required both maintenance dredging and new work deepening efforts. In total, 790,000 cubic yards of material were dredged from the harbor bottom. The maintenance dredging portion of the project included the removal of 310,000 cubic yards of shoaled material. An additional 480,000 cubic yards were dredged for harbor deepening. Completed in January 2013, the anchorage basin was deepened to a required depth of -45 feet.

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