Notice to Navigation – Facility Maintenance Dredging on the Ohio River

   Notice is given that on or about Feb. 7, 2011, River Salvage Company, Inc. will commence facility maintenance dredging at the Allegheny Energy Pleasant Power Station, located along the left descending bank of the Ohio River, mile 160.5.

   The contractor’s floating plant will consist of the M/V ANNA S., one crane barge, and five material barges. The contractor will be monitoring marine channels 13 and 16. The work will be performed Monday through Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and is expected to be completed on or about 14 February 2011. The dredged material will be placed at an upland disposal site located along the right descending bank of the Monongahela River at mile 39. 0.

   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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