Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers Dredging Plans Announced (USA)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, has announced a plan for the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers dredging project.
The proposed program will require the contractor to furnish all plant, labor, material, and equipment necessary for: dredging with a backhoe, dragline, or other mechanical equipment on marine plant, and transporting dredged material to designated placement sites.
This work will involve furnishing, delivering, and operating dredge and attendant plant for maintenance dredging between the following approximate locations: Upper Mississippi River Miles 614.0 and 857.6; between Minnesota River Miles 0.0 and 14.7; in the St. Paul District and between Upper Mississippi River Miles 614.0 and 300.0 in the Rock Island District.
The estimated price range is between $5 million and $10 million for the base period.
Source: fbo.gov, December 25, 2013