Cleveland Dredging Plan Outlined

The USACE Buffalo District has released documents that have been submitted to the Ohio EPA, requesting a Clean Water Act Section 401 water quality certification for open lake placement of dredged sediment from the upper Cuyahoga River federal navigation channel.

According to the open letter to Lake Erie Stakeholders, USACE is planning to dredge 225,000 cubic yards of sediment from the Cleveland Cuyahoga Federal navigation channel over two dredging events in the spring and fall of 2016.

The Corps plan calls for placing of 45,000 cubic yards of sediment dredged from the lower river channel in the USACE confined disposal facility (CDF) 10B and 180,000 cubic yards of dredged sediment from the upper river channel in the designated open lake placement area, CLA-1.

USACE has submitted a request for a Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification (WQC) to Ohio EPA for the discharge of dredged sediment at the designated open-lake placement area and for discharge of effluent from CDF 10B.

All documents (including an open letter to Lake Erie Stakeholders, Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification application and Clean Water Act Section 404(a) Public Notice) can be found on the Buffalo District’s web page.

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3rd International Congress Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging

Russia’s leading maritime industry Media Group PortNews (www.portnews.ru) holds a traditional annual Congress “Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging” in Moscow. 

The two-day Congress includes the 7th International Forum of Dredging Companies and the 3rd Technical Conference “Modern Solutions for Hydraulic Engineering”.

Infrastructure development is among the real sources of Russia’s economy growth. Construction of port facilities and new hydraulic engineering structures on the country’s inland waterways constitute an essential part of all infrastructure projects. It is important to take into account the best international practices to implement these projects effectively.

The program of the Congress will be devoted to the latest technologies for dredging and hydraulic engineering works. Speakers and delegates will refer to real projects to discuss specifics features of dredging works, as well as dedicated fleet and equipment involved.

To learn more about event, please, contact the organizing committee: snitko@portnews.ru

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