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Savannah Harbor Expansion Project first construction feature completed

(Source: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) (Source: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

An update on the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project.

According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the first navigation feature is complete. $6.5 million went to raising a dike in a major dredge material containment area.

It's setting up for Inner Harbor Dredging.

Entrance channel deepening is now 59 percent complete. That's expected to be finished in the fall of 2018.

Recovery of the remains of CSS Georgia is 90 percent complete. That's expected to wrap up Aug. 3.

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