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SWG-1993-01197 - Flint Hills Resources Corpus Christi, LLC - Nueces County

Published May 7, 2015
Expiration date: 5/22/2015

Full Public Notice   Project Plans

The applicant is requesting a 10-year authorization to conduct maintenance dredging via hydraulic and/or mechanical dredging along an approximate 1800-foot reach of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel in front of Docks 1, 2, and 3 at the FHR facility.  The applicant proposes to maintenance dredge a total of approximately 200,000 cubic yards, comprising 4.5 acres, to a depth of -45 feet mean low tide (MLT), plus 1-foot allowable over depth (totaling -46 feet below MLT).  Dredged material will be disposed of in one or more of four designated Dredge Material Placement Areas (DMPAs), pending availability: Tule Lake DMPA 6, South Shore DMPA (Cell B), DMPA No. 1, and/or the Herbie A. Maurer DMPA.  The purpose of the project is to accommodate vessel traffic at Docks 1, 2, and 3 at the FHR Facility.