CLIENT: WEEKS MARINE, INC.
WORK COMPLETION: ONGOING
TOTAL CONSTRUCTION COST: $74 M
Tice Engineering, Inc. was selected by Weeks Marine, Inc. to perform all pre and post-construction surveying procedures for the Mississippi River Long Distance Sediment Pipeline (LDSP) and Bayou Dupont Marsh & Ridge Creation project. Approximately five million cubic yards of material will be dredged from the Mississippi River and pumped through a 10-mile, 36-inch pipeline to fill 617 acres of marsh.
Project scope of work includes:
• Topographic survey of the marsh creation area and containment dykes.
• Construction staking for the containment dykes, pipeline routes, and marsh creation area.
• Magnetometer surveys for the borrow area, pipeline route, containment dykes, and marsh creation area.