2015-2017 Port of Alaska Maintenance Dredging

Anchorage, AK

Project Features

  • Hopper dredging using the hopper dredge WESTPORT
  • Approximately 3,019,711 cubic yards of material was removed over the three-year period


Fun Fact: Manson has been awarded this multi-year contract six times within the past 15 years.

Project Purpose

The purpose of this project was to provide annual maintenance dredging at the Port of Alaska to counteract the high shoaling rate in the area in order for the Port to accommodate the required depths for deep draft cargo ships.

Services Provided