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2021 Channel Improvement Team Meeting a success
IN THE PHOTO, our current bank grading unit. The equipment used to ‘grade’ the river bank is a vintage 1949 barge mounted Bucyrus-Erie dragline with a 183 foot boom and a 15 cubic yard bucket. Additional earthmoving capacity is provided by a compliment of bulldozers. Channel Improvement Team members discussed the future replacement of this bank grading unit by the Seatrax unit pictured below.

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Photo by: Jessica Haas |  VIRIN: 210315-A-CE999-1001.JPG