The Multipurpose Vessel Brandy Station shortly after arrival in Galveston with a 130-ton crane loaded on the deck. The MPV Brandy Station will work on missions previously completed by the MPV Snell. The Brandy Station has similar mission capabilities as the Snell to include marine construction, navigation hazard removal, and clamshell and hydraulic dredging for small critical shoals in federal channels. (USACE photo by Luke Waack)

MPV Brandy Station Brings Dredge, Heavy Lift, Disaster Relief Capabilities to District

The Galveston District is directly responsible for monitoring more than 1,000 miles of channel along the Texas Gulf Coast. This navigation mission sometimes requires getting help from some friends in the USACE Wilmington District (SAW). A 10-person crew of USACE …

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