City Council Approves Vital Ship Channel Infrastructure Upgrade

Project Includes Ship Channel Waterline and Gas Line

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – At today’s regularly scheduled Council meeting, Mayor Paulette Guajardo and the City Council approved a motion awarding a construction contract to Clark Pipeline Services, LLC. for the Ship Channel Waterline and Gas Line Crossing Rebid project as part of the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel widening and deepening. This project includes a new 24-inch waterline and an 8-inch gas line crossing the Ship Channel at Tule Lake in Council District 1.

The contract, amounting to $11,926,133.40, has funding from the FY 2024 Water and Gas Capital Fund. The Port of Corpus Christi will reimburse 50% of the waterline construction cost.

For more information and inquiries, please contact Public Information Officer Chloe Swan Rybalka at 361-826-3528 or