Category Archives: Past Week Summary

Week ending June 15, 2012 – Pump dysfunction

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Pump dysfunction June 15, 2012   Summary of accomplishments: LSU extended the walkway; now from dock to marsh island between Cells 4 and 3 Impediments: pump would not work. Summary: During the previous week (June 5-8), … Continue reading

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Week ending June 8, 2012

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Start Cell 3 June 8, 2012   Summary of accomplishments:         Containment in place for 3a and 3b         Started pumping directly into Cell 3; Total time in Cell 3 = 3 hours Impediments: low low … Continue reading

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Week ending May 25, 2012 – LSU review of site

Dredge (and Rainey) Report LSU review of site May 25, 2012   Summary of accomplishments: Cell 4 full – settled to +1 throughout and covered with mudcracks Total time pumped directly into Cell 4 (0.352 acres) = 72 hours Total … Continue reading

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Week ending May 11, 2012 – Cell 4 Full

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 full May 11, 2012 Summary of accomplishments: Replaced cable on the starboard spud with stainless steel Cell 4 full -> +3 to +1 throughout Pulled hose and pontoon from Cell 4 Total time pumped … Continue reading

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Week ending April 27, 2012 – Cell 4 almost full

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 almost full April 27, 2012     Summary of accomplishments: Fixed the overhead winch East half of Cell 4 is above marsh level Total time pumped directly into Cell 4 = 64.5 hours Impediments: … Continue reading

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Week ending April 20, 2012 – Overhead winch died

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 almost full April 20, 2012     Summary of accomplishments: East half of Cell 4 is above marsh level Total time pumped directly into Cell 4 = 64.5 hours Impediments: winch died after 28 … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 December 2, 2011

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 December 2, 2011   Summary of accomplishments: One year since dredging started. Turned dredge around to dredge toward main canal Fluid mud to low water level in deepest part of Cell 4 Total time … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 Contained

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 4 Contained November 10, 2011 Summary of accomplishments: New containment 4b in place; 4c containment has plywood enhancement Dredging into Cell 5; fluid mud at +3 inch ML Total cumulative time dredging in Cell 5 … Continue reading

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