Pollution clean up operations conclude in Charenton Navigational Canal

MORGAN CITY, La. — Clean up and recovery operations of the pollution caused by the sinking of the Hercules 61 MIDU in April 2010 in the Charenton Navigational Canal is complete. The Coast Guard, along with the responsible party, GreenCo Industrial Solutions, Inc., mitigated any environmental hazards the MIDU represented prior to any salvage work commencing. “The Coast Guard, as well...

Coast Guard responding to overturned MIDU

MORGAN CITY, La. — The Coast Guard is responding Friday to an overturned mobile inland drilling unit (MIDU) in the Charenton navigational canal south of Highway 90.