Truman Harbor Dredging

 Key West, Florida



Jonathan T. Ricketts, Inc. was selected by CZR, Inc. to assist with harbor enhancements at the Naval Air Station in Key West, Florida for the support of increased training levels.  Key elements of the project included the maintenance dredging of a 6+ mile project in Truman Harbor, the turning basin, and the Main Ship Channel to Key West.  Ricketts’ work included permit support for applications with the Army Corps of Engineers, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the Florida Keys Natural Marine Sanctuary, National Marine Fisheries Service, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.


Keys to Success:  Quick response to questions for alternate designs and preparation of cost comparisons, advance recognition of work conditions that impact construction.