Orion Marine Construction Inc., from Tampa, Florida, has won a $12.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for the Corpus Christi ship channel maintenance dredging project.
This cleanup scheme will involve dredging works in the channel’s inner basin to Viola turning basin, and La Quinta channel, Nueces County, Texas.
Bids for this project were solicited via the internet with three received, according to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD).
Work will be performed in Corpus Christi, Texas, with an estimated completion date of February 15, 2017.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, is the contracting activity, the DoD stated.