Glen Cove

Project: Maintenance Dredging, Glen Cove Creek, Glen Cove, NY

Owner : U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Description: Project is to deepen canal for navigational purposes. Glen Cove Creek is approximately
5000 l.f. x 120 l.f. wide. 45,000 c.y. was to be dredged. Several businesses on the creek use it to
transport material, primarily stone and aggregates.

Completion: May 2001

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Berm and Weir construction. Hydraulic dredge pumping into bermed holding cell. Excavator dredging from barge. Material placed into hopper barges.
Long reach excavator places material into dump trucks. Long reach excavator placing material directly into bermed area. Oil containment from leaching creek bed.