Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co., LLC, Oak Brook, Ill., was awarded on Dec. 08, 2009, a $8,691,280 firm-fixed-price contract. The work consists of furnishing one fully crewed and equipped self-propelled trailing suction-type hopper dredge on a rental basis. Work is to be performed at the Mississippi River Southwest Pass areas and possibly other areas of the New Orleans district and in areas of both the Galveston and Mobile Districts, with an estimated completion date of June 11, 2010. Bids were solicited on the World Wide Web with one bid received. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New Orleans District, New Orleans, La., is the contracting activity (W912P8-10-C-0022).