Kings Bay

Location: Kings Bay, GA
Owner: USACE Jacksonville District
Completion Date: January 1, 2008
Categories: Dredging, Navigation
The Kings Bay project was performed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District and was completed in 2008. The 4,000 cy hopper dredge RN Weeks was used to perform maintenance dredging of approximately 800,000 CY along 15,000’ of the Kings Bay entrance channel to elevation -46 ft. The dredged material was placed in an offshore disposal area 13 miles south of the channel.

This work included multi-faceted environmental efforts for water quality and endangered species.

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