North Carolina, Onslow Beach Bridge Construction

Written by Chuck Baier
March 30, 2021

Onslow Beach Swing Bridge – To facilitate maintenance, the bridge will be maintained in the open-to-navigation
position from 8 a.m. to noon, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Monday – Friday, from April 1, 2021, through May 28, 2021. Work will not occur on April 6, 2021, April 13, 2021, and Federal Holidays. Work will consist of repair and rehabilitation of the bridge fender system. A work barge will be placed in the navigation channel during working hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). During working hours, vessels with beams less than 20 feet may transit the bridge at any time and vessels with beams greater than 20 feet should adjust their voyage plan to transit the bridge outside working hours or between noon to 1 p.m. Vessels with a beam greater than 20 feet unable to adjust their voyage plan to transit the bridge between noon to 1 p.m., may transit the bridge during working hours, if at least 24 hours notice is given. Work barges and the bridge tender may be reached on VHF-FM channel 13. Mariners should use caution when transiting the area.

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Chuck Baier

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