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Progress Update, Week of January 15th, 2024

During the week of January 15, the Gowanus Remediation Team (GRT) continued the RTA 1 Capping Operation.

Concrete mattresses were delivered and placed along the bed of the canal to create an armor layer. Mattresses were placed north and south of Union Street.

Divers were utilized to assess underwater conditions. 

Photos of construction activities are provided below.

Mattress placement in progress.
Mattress staging on transfer barge.