Mount Pleasant, South Carolina – Bolden Park is the hub of this picture-perfect master planned community in Riverside. The entire development is thoughtfully prepared. It fits flawlessly into the rich natural landscape of the surrounding area. And at the heart of all is Bolden Lake with its beautiful Ipe hardwood boardwalk.Read More
Providence, Rhode Island – On the south of the city, a spectacular renewal is underway. After they rerouted Interstate 195 through Providence, the former site along the Providence River became available for redevelopment. After years of planning, budgeting, design competitions and finally, construction, a pedestrian bridge is nearing completion. They selected Ipe hardwood decking for its strength, durability and natural beauty.Read More
The Audubon Society has protected Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Florida since 1905. This unique, pristine wilderness area dates back over 500 years. The 14,000-acre sanctuary provides protection for many rare and endangered species of flora and fauna in the western Everglades. For visitors to see, without damaging the habitat, they built a boardwalk here in 2003 using high-density Ipe hardwood.Read More
Boardwalks have been part of the coastal American experience since they first arrived in the late 19th century. They have allowed millions of Americans free access to the ocean. Boardwalks have helped define personal experiences and created memories for so many, for so long. Originally, softwood boards were the only available option. Nowadays, hardwood decking provides a long-lasting natural wood solution for boardwalks and other decking projects.Read More
Topics: Marine Decking and Boardwalks
Marine contractor Chris Drake, owner of Seaport Construction LLC in Noank, Connecticut, builds many types of docks, piers, seawalls and provides a wide variety of marine construction services throughout the northeast. Seaport Construction is a reliable company and their workmanship is excellent, which is why so many of their clients speak so highly of them. Although this marine construction company provides many different services, we just love the Ipe docks they build.