Immediately after Hurricane Ida struck, Dynamic launched a comprehensive statewide response involving emergency facilities, establishing basecamps, mitigating waterways, and crafting housing solutions to anchor Louisiana’s long-term path to restoration.
For Dynamic, this was more than just a recovery effort – it was about rebuilding lives and restoring hope. Through our dedication to high-quality service, we helped communities start anew, becoming a beacon of hope in the face of adversity.
Cubic Yards of Storm
Post-Ida, Dynamic continues to oversee over 300,000 cubic yards of C&D, vegetative, tires, and white good debris removal within the rights-of-way—including streets, canals, and levees—in Plaquemines Parish.
Hurricane Ida also littered South Lafourche’s protection levees. Dynamic’s mobilized 122 pieces of heavy equipment to rehabilitate and improve over 60 miles of levee roads, which included:
Preventative Emergency Canal Clearance: During Ida’s approach, Dynamic cleared 3,000 feet of canal in Lafayette in record time—a proactive step that reduced potential flooding risks.
To mitigate current and future flooding events, Dynamic provided oversight for excavating and clearing 50,000 yards of disaster-generated debris from the Houmas Canal, along with debris mulching and removal.
To support the Louisiana State Police, Dynamic provided housing for troopers. Within hours of Notice to Proceed, Dynamic mobilized the first set of assets to the site. swiftly setting up facilities by:
As Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc, Operation Blue Roof by USACE was activated. Dynamic, in partnership with Venegas, sprung to action:
Following Ida’s destruction, Dynamic assisted with emergency housing in collaboration with GOHSEP to provide families a temporary place to rest as their homes were rebuilt. Together, we:
Hurricane Ida also disrupted a major statewide healthcare system, and Dynamic was determined to support these critical healthcare functions by allowing the hospitals to care for affected community members. We swiftly intervened by:
Dynamic remains devoted to Louisiana, employing innovation and rapid response expertise to foster recovery.