A modern marvel
Photo Credit: John Budnik, USACE
The Essayons is mechanized with a drag-arm system, pictured above, capable of dredging at a normal depth of 35 to 80 feet. Reminiscent of a fictional transforming robot, the sophisticated instruments allow constant production monitoring and enable the crew to maintain maximum efficiency 24 hours a day.
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