US Army Corps of Engineers
Philadelphia District & Marine Design Center

The mechanical dredge NEW YORK, owned and operated by Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, removes rock material from the Delaware River as part of the project to deepen the channel from 40 to 45 feet.
The Dredge Fullerton conducts dredging in the New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway near Stone Harbor, N.J. as part of a USACE project. The sediment was placed to create habitat on marshland owned by the state.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Philadelphia District announced repair work on the Chesapeake City Bridge will begin in late March 2019 and is expected to be completed by late June 2019.
USACE is managing the Manasquan Inlet to Barnegat Inlet Coastal Storm Risk Management project in partnership with the state of New Jersey and contractor Weeks Marine. The project covers 13 miles of coastline along the Barnegat Peninsula and will reduce the risk of storm damages for communities.

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Dredge McFarland returns to Philly after completing urgent Mississippi River dredging mission
3/15/2019
The Dredge McFarland, based out of Fort Mifflin in Philadelphia, returned home on March 14 after completing an emergency dredging mission in the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River, 90 miles south...
Army Corps and partners launch Seven Mile Island Living Lab
3/4/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District announced the launch of the Seven Mile Island Living Laboratory, an initiative designed to advance and improve dredging and marsh restoration...
Army Corps releases interim report for New Jersey Back Bays study
2/28/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the release of an Interim Report for the New Jersey Back Bays Coastal Storm Risk Management Study....

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