Accession Number:

ADA180255

Title:

St. Lawrence Seaway. Additional Locks Study. Draft Final Feasibility Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS BUFFALO NY BUFFALO DISTRICT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

134.0

Abstract:

This report analyzes the need and economic justification for additional improvements to the system to meet the needs of present and future deep-draft commerce and to provide for safe, efficient navigation at these facilities. Investigations were made on types and levels of historic commodity movements projections of future commodity movements carrying capacity of the Great Lakes fleet capacity of the existing facilities benefits of alternative plans of improvement design and cost estimates of additional facilities and environmental impacts associated with alternative plans of improvement. The recommended plan is for No Action at this time.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE