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  • 27 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry has resumed operation after being shut down for six days due to the dredging operations in Hickman Harbor, the company said in its latest announcement.  The ferry had to halt operation last Thursday so the dredging vessel could remove silt from the harbor. Work is completed, so the ferry resumed its normal […]

  • 24 July 2012

    Severe drought along the Mississippi River basin has brought about a complete shutdown of the Hickman Harbor in May this year, further heightening the utter need for dredging. A team of the Army Corps of Engineers has arrived to the spot and is ready to launch around the clock dredging operations of the harbor, which […]

  • 24 October 2011

    An official with the Hickman-Fulton County Riverport Authority in Kentucky says the Hickman harbor needs dredging badly… (therepublic) [mappress] Source: therepublic, October 24, 2011;

  • 12 October 2011

    Terry Roncali delivered the bad news to officials at the Hickman-Fulton County Riverport Authority on Monday…   By KEVIN BOWDEN (nwtntoday) [mappress] Source: nwtntoday, October 12, 2011;

  • 28 September 2011

    Officials in Hickman, Ky., are concerned about the future of their downtown harbor and are hoping a meeting Thursday morning will provide…   By KEVIN BOWDEN (nwtntoday) [mappress] Source: nwtntoday, September 28, 2011;

  • 27 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry said in their latest announcement that their ferry is now open on regular schedule. The ferry was closed on Monday, August 20, for dredging of the Hickman Harbor. The dredging is still going on in the harbor, but is now far away enough that it does not impact the ferry, the provider […]

  • 5 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry will be closed today due to dredging in the Hickman Harbor, according to District 1 – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. “When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dredger is working in the harbor there is not enough room for the ferry to safely navigate to and from the Kentucky landing,” the Cabinet said. Dorena-Hickman […]

  • 30 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry has temporarily halted its operations due to the Hickman Harbor dredging project, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said. According to Ferry Captain Jeremy Newsom, a dredging vessel, owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is currently working in the Hickman Harbor to keep the channel and harbor open. Due to limited space at […]

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Sen. Rand Paul on Tuesday reintroduced the Harbor Equity Act, which prioritizes smaller harbors for dredging work. The Harbor Equity Act would benefit smaller harbors that could face shut-downs, such as the Hickman-Fulton County Riverport in Kentucky. The legislation requires the Army Corps of Engineers to prioritize smaller harbors for dredging rather than just larger, […]

  • 16 August 2012

    The Delta Regional Authority has announced that the dredging at the Hickman and Fulton County Riverport was due to begin this week and be completed by the end of the week. Without the dredging project, this port would have been closed for a minimum of 3 to 4 weeks, according to The problem is […]

  • 9 June 2020

    Memphis District Corps of Engineers Harbor Dredging Project Delivery Team has awarded a contract for dredging of four local harbors: Elvis Stahr Harbor in Hickman, Ky.; Memphis Harbor-McKellar Lake and Wolf River Harbor in Memphis, Tenn.; and Helena Harbor in Phillips County, Ark. Dredging of the four harbors involves removing sediment to maintain a specific […]

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Inland Dredging Co. LLC, from Dyersburg, Tennessee, has won a $6.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for Mississippi River harbor dredging between Hickman, Kentucky, and Phillips County, Arkansas. Bids were solicited via the Internet with three received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District, is the contracting activity. The estimated completion date of this deepening program […]

  • 20 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District has a requirement for the lease of one Cutterhead Hydraulic Pipeline Dredge, fully operated with attendant plant for dredging borrow material from the Mississippi River and placing it into a single upland site at Merriwether-Cherokee, River Mile 869L, as well as maintenance dredging of existing Mississippi River harbors […]