USA: Sandy Hook Bay Channel in Need of Dredging

Sandy Hook Bay Channel in Need of Dredging

According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, the Sandy Hook Bay dredging program will be undertaken during the October 2014 – March 2015 time window.

The proposed maintenance dredging will involve the removal of approximately 41,170 cubic yards of material from the mentioned area. The sediment dredged from this channel, located in Leonardo, NJ, will be placed along the adjacent beach east of the jetty.

The estimated value of the project is between $500,000.00 and $1 mln. Plans and specifications for the solicitation will be available on or about June 23, and the bid opening date is on or about July 23, 2014.

The contractor will be required to commence work within 5 days after the reception of the notice to proceed.

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Source:, June 10, 2014