Pier Construction

Pier Construction In New York

Looking for a Pier Construction Company in New York? DRG Construction are your pier and marine construction experts.

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Pier Construction

DRG Construction specializes in crafting piers that offer not only stability but also aesthetic charm. From the initial pilings to the decking and railing, our expert craftsmen ensure precision at every stage of construction.

Pilings and Foundation Work

We ensure the stability of your pier through expert piling and foundation work. Our team evaluates seabed conditions and water depth to determine the most suitable foundation solution, guaranteeing the longevity and resilience of your pier.

Accessories and Custom Features

Enhance your pier with accessories and custom features such as boat slips, seating areas, lighting, and utilities. DRG Construction creates piers that are not just functional but also tailored to your specific needs and preferences.

Our Craftsmanship

  1. Visionary Design: DRG Construction begins every pier construction project with a visionary design approach. Our team of marine architects collaborates closely with clients to conceptualize piers that not only serve functional needs but also enhance the scenic beauty of coastal landscapes. From private residential piers to expansive commercial installations, our designs integrate seamlessly with their surroundings.
  1. Quality Materials: Understanding the harsh marine environment, we select premium materials for their durability and resilience. Marine-grade aluminum, stainless steel, and top-tier decking materials ensure that our piers withstand the relentless forces of saltwater, weather, and usage while retaining their aesthetic appeal over time.
  1. Custom Solutions: Every shoreline has its unique characteristics, and we celebrate this diversity. DRG Construction tailors each pier to suit the specific needs of the project, taking into account factors such as water depth, wave action, and intended use. Our custom solutions result in piers that seamlessly integrate with the natural landscape.
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Why Choose DRG Construction?

  1. Marine Expertise: With a proven track record in marine construction, DRG Construction brings unparalleled expertise to every pier project.
  2. Innovation and Efficiency: We leverage the latest advancements in marine engineering to provide cutting-edge solutions that meet the evolving needs of waterfront development.
  3. Commitment to Sustainability: DRG Construction is dedicated to environmentally responsible practices. Our pier constructions prioritize sustainability, minimizing the ecological footprint of our projects.

Choose DRG Construction for pier constructions that transcend industry standards. Trust us to create a waterfront experience that combines elegance with durability, ensuring that your pier becomes a seamless extension of coastal living at its finest.

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How Is Pier Construction Done?

The construction of a pier involves a strategic process to create a stable and elevated platform extending over a body of water.

Typically built on pilings or piles, the construction begins with site preparation, including clearing and leveling the ground underwater.

Pilings are driven into the seabed or lakebed to create a foundation that supports the pier’s weight. These pilings are often made of materials like wood, steel, or concrete, chosen for durability and resistance to water exposure.

Once the pilings are securely in place, a framework of horizontal beams and joists is constructed atop them, forming the structural skeleton of the pier.

The decking, commonly made of wood, composite materials, or other suitable options, is then installed over the framework, providing a stable surface for walking, fishing, or other recreational activities.

Railings, lighting, and other accessories may be added for safety and functionality, enhancing the pier’s overall design.

The construction process requires careful attention to detail, considering factors such as water depth, tidal fluctuations, and environmental impact.

A well-constructed pier not only provides a functional platform for various activities but also contributes to the aesthetic appeal of waterfront areas, offering a connection between land and water for both recreational and practical purposes.