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408 Public Notices

Posted 2/21/2017

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Bayou Bridge Pipeline, LLC proposes to install a 24-inch diameter crude oil pipeline beneath the Calcasieu River, Mermentau River, Vermilion River, Bayou Teche, West Atchafalaya Basin Levee, Atchafalaya River, Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, and East Atchafalaya Basin Levee.  The pipeline would be installed a minimum of 35 feet below each of the USACE projects utilizing horizontal directional drills.

The 24-inch diameter crude oil pipeline would also cross fourteen federal easements.  The pipeline would be installed at these crossings utilizing a combination of horizontal directional drills and traditional open cut methods, and would be installed a minimum of 4 feet below natural grade across the easements.  

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