The fun never ends at Gulf Star Marina! We're currently working on pouring bay toppings, as well as finishing the seawall with the help of our friends at Kelly Brothers.
Out with the old and in with the new! The new seawall at Gulf Star Marina is rapidly taking shape. Unforeseen subsurface conditions have caused some headaches, but it's nothing that Kelly Brothers Inc. can't handle.
Kelly Brothers Inc. is on site to begin the dock removal and seawall work. As you can see, they are moving in by sea, and performing this portion from barges. Space always has been and will continue to be at a premium on this job site. Click edit button to change this text. Click [...]
The panels are up at Gulf Star Marina and it’s time to clean up the mess. We’re moving 4ft of fill from our automated crane path as well as grading it out in preparation for seawall work. The final removal of the casting beds is underway with its return in a week as crushed [...]
The last panel is up at Gulf Star Marina and we are saying goodbye to our 300-ton crane, provided by Zeiger Crane Rental! The crane is close to a million pounds, so it takes 12 trucks to haul it down the road. Everyone’s happy to see the building closed in, and to see this [...]
We've reached a milestone at Gulf Star Marina! This video shows us pouring and erecting the final wall panel. The roof will be open awhile longer as we assemble the ASAR crane system, but we will continue with structural details such as our precast toppings, final connections, and removal of all temporary bracing. [...]
We're closing in on the final walls at Gulf Star Marina. As we work our way out, space is at a premium! By starting early, we're able to avoid most but we still rely on the patience and cooperation of Doc Ford's staff and customers. Sorry for the mess! As we work our way [...]
Here at Gulf Star Marina, we're starting off the day with our final casting bed! Our last 3 panels will be formed here, and they will be standing next week.
Gulf Star Marina continues to move along nicely! With daily prepping, pouring, erecting and installing precast on top of our concrete wall panels, we can see some light at the end of the tunnel, at least for the structure!
There's never a dull moment at Gulf Star Marina! We have enclosed the north end of the building now, including the first section of roof over the crane path. These are some of our biggest panels, being over 70 feet tall, and 14 inches thick, weighing in at close to a quarter of a [...]