Cottrell wins James River dredging contract

Cottrell Contracting Co., from Chesapeake, Virginia, has won a $30,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for James River maintenance dredging.

Bids were solicited via the internet with three received, reports the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). photo

Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of September 11, 2025.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District, is the contracting activity.

James River maintenance dredging supports unrestricted navigation for deep draft commercial vessels transiting the channel from Hampton Roads to Richmond, VA.