Jul , A three part foundation system for supporting a building is described Three part foundation systems can include a containment vessel, which constrains a buffer medium to an area above the containment vessel, and a construction platform A building can be built on the construction platform In a particular
Apr , When the boat is collapsed, the cross linked beams fold like closing scissors to bring the opposing hulls laterally together, and the bow beams are in the past to design a catamaran which collapses into a package that can be more readily transported or which can be contained in a marina slip dock.
Usually a deck or boat dock is constructed of horizontal wood members (ledgers or putlogs) which support a finish surface layer, typically wood planks Such decks or docks (hereinafter However, clip can consist of any other suitable material, such as fiberglass, plastic, composite, or an other metal Deck plank is
Mar , This invention relates to floating docks comprised of one or more floating units, such as headers and fingers, constructed essentially of prestressed reinforced concrete and joined together to form a composite dock having a continuous deck and an arbitrary configuration Floating docks constructed of
A decorative cover for posts includes a collar portion which is configured to cover attachment devices and the like to provide a more aesthetically pleasing termination for the post A cap portion can be provided which engages the collar to cover the end of the post Preferably, the collar and cap portion can both be attached
Dec , Deck design by During the Design Symposium (October ) and the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (October November ) has impressed numerous yacht Since is a composite material, it does not rely on three sizes and therefore any thinkable design is possible.
May , Teak Boat Transom An area where alternative species just aren t found is in boat construction Photo courtesy of Jarrett Bay Boatworks This may not be a bad thing in the long run, as only a drop in demand can truly help the Teak market to correct itself In the meantime, we need to get used to lower
Dec , Basically, we are getting closer to a synthetic product than an organic, hydroscopic one The more glue we have, the more stable the panel will be The increased amount of glue marine plywood peeling machine Whew! Lots to think about here We started this little journey talking about counting plies and
Oct , Dock may be reinforced with concrete and bridge decking to accommodate the regasification and delivery of natural gas Shorter distances from the shoreline to the end of the dock allow minimization of the length of piping needed to transfer the natural gas to shore, such as the length of gas pipeline .
Space spanning structures such as bridges, docks, piers, load bearing walls, hulls, and decks which have provided a span across bodies of water, separations of land However, it is believed that construction of traffic bridges, marine decking systems, and other load bearing applications built with polymer matrix composite
Such applications may include, but not be limited to, walkways, boat piers and docks, decks adjacent homes and businesses, boardwalks, bridges, and any other application where lighting is desired close to a mounting surface In at least one embodiment as shown in FIG , the top portion may include a recess in
,, shows a boat dock assembly with portable sections which are hingedly connected to each other through laterally extending members which laterally engage USB Nicholas C Tambakis Fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) composite structural system for decks, docks, boardwalks,
Aug , My favorite bit of progress is the rails and flooring on the covered porch I m planning to spend a lot of time out there! Lake house progress August sml The porch floor is a composite material I wish that After relaxing on the dock, we went for a boat ride and enjoyed the perfect weather Sherman