The Louisiana based company, Weeks Marine Inc, has won the Wrightsville Beach and Ocean Isle Beach maintenance dredging contract.
This $15 mln beach replenishment project, located in NC, consists of dredging, transporting, placing and shaping beach fill and performing all pre and post construction beach surveys.
The borrow area for Wrightsville Beach is located in Masonboro Inlet and the borrow area for Ocean Isle Beach is located in Shallotte Inlet.
During this program, approx. 700,000 CY will be placed along Wrightsville Beach, and around 640,000 CY will be placed onto Ocean Isle Beach.
Source: fbo.gov, December 19, 2013