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Published May 31, 2017
Expiration date: 6/29/2017

NAME OF APPLICANT:   International Matex Tank Terminals, LLC c/o Lanier & Associates Engineers, Attention:  Price Lanier, at 4101 Magazine Street, New Orleans, Louisiana  70115.

LOCATION OF WORK:  On the right descending bank of the Mississippi River, approximately 108.1 miles above Head of Passes, at 5450 River Road, Avondale, in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, as shown on the attached drawings.

HUC:  08090100; Lower Mississippi River – New Orleans

Latitude:  29.92144, Longitude:  -90.19503


CHARACTER OF WORK:  Removal of an existing floating barge dock at Ship Dock #1, and installation and maintenance of a new 32’ x 128’ floating barge dock, a 23’ x 35’ approach extension, two ship-breasting monopile dolphins, two barge-breasting monopile dolphins, three capture monopile dolphins, and two ship-mooring anchor piles, all to serve an existing storage facility for bulk liquids.  The structures will protrude approximately 240 feet into the Mississippi River, move the fenderline of the berth 35’ channelward of its current location, require installation of 500 cubic yards of riprap around piles which penetrate the revetment, and impact approximately 0.01 acres of non-vegetated water bottom.  All work will be accomplished from the water.  No adverse impacts to special aquatic sites are proposed; no compensatory mitigation is anticipated at this time.