Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dredge Report, June 17, 2011

Dredge into Cell 5 June 17, 2011   Summary of accomplishments: Hose and discharge moved over within cell 5 More bundles made and deployed Overhead winch that raises and lowers pump died and was successfully replaced Lots of material moved … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 16, 2011

Friday, June 16, 2011 At 7:30 Karen left in the flat boat while Timmy stayed at the camp for other duties. The replacement winch was waiting at Grainger’s in New Iberia at the promised 9am time. The next stop was … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 15, 2011

Thursday, June 15 Early morning starts are a necessity in the Rainey summer. We were onsite at 7 am.  We had “walked” the dredge back a good bit by this time with roughly 10 hours of total pumping into cell … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 14, 2011

Wednesday, June 14 At 8:00am, Timmy picked Karen up from public dock. We stopped briefly at the headquarters to unloaded Karen’s stuff and to pack ice-chests and gear for work-site. We loaded the pirogue into the flat boat as well … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 10, 2011

Dredge Start in Cell 5 Summary of accomplishments: Hose has been assembled at the Experimental Site Containment was completed for cell 5. Dredging has commenced at new area. Friday, June 10, 2011 Another fantabulous morning dawned overcast and humid. We … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 09, 2011

Thursday, June 9 Dawn this morning was enjoyed as we arrived at the dredge site around 6:30. Timmy brought bundles to load the canoe, and Karen took them over to put them in place and tie them down. A double … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 8, 2011

Wednesday, June 8 LSU John Cross and Chad Judy returned to finish assembling hose and pulling it into place in Cell 5. They put the discharge between two big yellow floats instead of the upright spreader so there is less … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 3, 2011

Summary of accomplishments: Dredge and all hose have been moved from the Test Area to the Experimental Area. Hose has been partially assembled Containment has been started for cell 5. Friday, June 3, 2011 During the previous week, LSU completed … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 2, 2011

Thursday, June 2 The day started hot and sunny. Timmy was to be tied up all day with the CWPPRA group looking at Coles Bayou so Karen was on her own. Aster it became clear that the CWPPRA people were … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, June 1, 2011

Dredge Report Wednesday, June 1 7:30 Timmy picked Karen up at the public dock, unloaded personal gear at camp and reloaded flat. While we waited for the LSU people to arrive, Timmy had to open up trail for the next … Continue reading

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