New Orleans --
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, recently awarded a contract for the Mississippi River Carrollton Floodwall project in New Orleans.
The $8.9M construction contract was awarded to APC Construction, LLC of Algiers, La. Construction is expected to begin in late September and be completed by March 2022.
The work consists of installing a combination of permanent floodwall and deployable floodwall system along the Mississippi River at the New Orleans District’s Headquarters. Work will include placement of steel sheet and H-piling, construction of reinforced concrete floodwalls and deployable floodwalls, concrete scour protection, asphalt pavement, and other related incidental work.
For more information on the project:
Release no. 20-043