Among other benefits, the project resulted in a restored navigational channel, reduced risk to human and ecological health, improved beneficial uses and lowered impairments in a designated Great Lakes Area of Concern. It also boosted local boating and tourism.

Sheboygan River AOC Great Lakes Legacy Act-Sediment Remediation Project, Sheboygan, Wis.

Key Players

Owner U.S. EPA Great Lakes National Program Office, Chicago

GC Ryba Marine Construction, Terra Contracting Services, Kalamazoo, Mich.

Designer CH2M Hill, Milwaukee

Structural Engineer Tech Law, Chicago