PN 14-11 rev a – Mel Price Main Lock Closure Delayed

  1. The 1200-ft Main Lock will be closed for inspection of wire ropes and Gate structure starting at 0600 on 18 November and ending at 1800 on 20 November 2014. This is a delay of 24 hours from the original schedule to allow communication of closure information to Industry leadership.
  2. The 600-ft Auxiliary Lock will be open for those who can transit through a 600-ft chamber or are willing to an Industry provided assist vessel to pull cuts.
  3. All navigation interest should be alert for, and abide by, any special instructions that may be issued by the Lockmaster.

Andrew C. Schimpf, P.E.
Rivers Project Manager


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