Notice to Navigation – Dredging on the Ohio River

Notice is given that McGinnis, Inc. will commence dredging at the American Electric Power facility, located along the right descending bank of the Ohio River, mile 258 on or about Aug. 30, 2010.

The contractor’s floating plant will consist of the M/V ED MCGLAUGHLIN, one barge mounted crane, and two material barges. The M/V ED MCGLAUGHLIN will be monitoring marine channels 13, 16, and 28. The work will be performed 7 days/week from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and it is expected to be completed on or about Sept. 30. The dredged material will be disposed in an upland disposal area.

During non-working hours the contractor’s floating plant will be moored at the work site and lighted according to regulations.

Mariners are urged to exercise caution when transiting this area.

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