Project Update

Dredging, capping and covering operations have concluded for 2018

Work for the week of November 4, 2018...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 14,998 cy
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 9,240 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of non-TSCA material hauled to the landfull - 11,029 tons
  • Truckloads of non-TSCA material hauled to the landfill - 486
  • MGP waste hauled to the landfill - 0 tons
  • MGP waste loads to the landfill - 0
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 27,190,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 2.1 acres
  • 1.5" stone area covered - .48 acres
  • 8" quarry spall area covered - .0 acres
Work completed in 2018 (through November 10)...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 575,424 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 324,498 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of non-TSCA material hauled to landfill - 312,560 tons
  • Truckloads of non-TASCA meterial hauled to the landfill - 13,321
  • MGP waste hauled to landfill - 42,261 tons
  • MGP waste loads to landfill - 1,898
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 921,830,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 48.53 acres
  • 1.5" stone area covered - 3.15 acres
  • 8" quarry spall area covered - .85 acres
Nine years of progress for the Fox River Cleanup Project (2009 through 2017)…
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - more than 4.88 million cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - nearly 2.7 million tons
  • Estimated tonnage hauled to landfill - more than 2.78 million tons
  • Truckloads to landfill - nearly 117,800
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - nearly 8 billion gallons

As of early November, the project has accumulated more than 2,616,900 work hours without a lost time incident.