Interested parties are hereby notified that an application has been received for a
Department of the Army (DA) permit for certain work in waters of the United States
(U.S.) as described below and shown on the attached drawings.
APPLICANT: Kent R. Hendricks, Navy Region Hawaii, 400 Marshall Road, Joint Base
Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), HI 96860.
AGENT: Sherri R. Eng, Navy Facilities Engineering Systems Command Hawaii, 400
Marshal Road, JBPHH, HI 96860.
LOCATION: The U.S. Navy Confined Disposal Facility (CDF) located at Waipio
Peninsula, Waipahu, Hawaii (21.348° N; -157.974° W) and South Oahu Ocean Dredged
Material Disposal Site (SOODMDS) offshore of the Island of Oahu (21.252° N; -
157.947° W). See the enclosed figures for additional information regarding project
PROPOSED ACTIVITY: The applicant proposes to transport approximately 112,000
cubic yards (cy) of previously dredged material from the West Loch of Pearl Harbor to
the SOODMDS, an U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) designated open
ocean disposal site located about eight miles south of Honolulu and four miles south of
the Pearl Harbor entrance channel. See “Additional Information” section below for
details regarding the project scope.
AUTHORITY(S): This permit application will be reviewed under Section 103 of the
Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act (MPRSA), as amended (33 USC §