Coast Guard to temporarily move navigation aids near Hilo Harbor

Coast Guard to temporarily move navigation aids near Hilo Harbor
The Coast Guard began temporarily moving aids to navigation in Hilo Harbor, Hawai’i, to assist the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with planned dredging operations, March 27, 2016.  Mariners should NOT rely on the aids to navigation that are relocated. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard began temporarily moving aids to navigation in Hilo Harbor, Hawai’i, Sunday, to...

Army Corps of Engineers partners with US Coast Guard to save time and money

Army Corps of Engineers partners with US Coast Guard to save time and money
GALVESTON, Texas – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District partnered with the U.S. Coast Guard to provide maintenance dredging, construction oversight, environmental coordination and hydrographic surveying services for nine U.S. Coast Guard stations located along the Texas coast, increasing navigation safety while saving taxpayers thousands of dollars annually. “After learning that...

Dredging to begin near Shallotte Inlet Crossing, NC

WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard advised mariners Tuesday that dredging is scheduled to begin Thursday within the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway Federal Channel near Shallotte Inlet Crossing in Brunswick County, N.C. The project will continue 24 hours a day until Jan. 1, 2012. Dredge operators will monitor VHF-FM channels 13 and 16 to coordinate passage. Boaters should call the dredge 30 minutes...