Fritz Fromherz

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How to Build a Boardwalk Over Wetlands: Top Down Construction

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on April 28, 2020

Top down construction for wetland boardwalks Designers working on wetland boardwalks often ask similar questions at the beginning of the project: how can we simplify the permitting process and how can we provide access to the area without ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction, Boardwalk Durability/Maintenance, Wetland Boardwalks

Featured Designer: Patrick Ptomey

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on August 2, 2017

The PermaTrak featured designer article series showcases top performing landscape architects and engineers who discuss their design perspective, current projects, challenges, and accomplishments. This month’s featured designer is Patrick ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Design, Boardwalk Durability/Maintenance

Featured Designer: Jonathan Campbell

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on July 6, 2017

The PermaTrak featured designer article series showcases top performing landscape architects and engineers who discuss their design perspective, current projects, challenges, and accomplishments. This month’s featured designer is Jonathan ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Design, Boardwalk Durability/Maintenance

Ribbon Cutting at Clabber Creek Trail Extension - Fayetteville, AR

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on April 3, 2017

Event: Ribbon Cutting at Clabber Creek Trail Extension - Fayetteville, AR The Fayetteville community is invited to attend the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the completed ¾ mile long Clabber Creek Trail extension. The ceremony will ...

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Topics: News

PermaTrak Pedestrian Bridges at Light Farms Community – Celina, TX

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on January 19, 2017

PermaTrak Pedestrian Bridges at Light Farms Community – Celina, TX Two PermaTrak pedestrian bridges have been installed at the upscale Light Farms master-planned community in northern Texas. The impressive Light Farms community features ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction

PermaTrak Boardwalk Installation at Josey Lake Park – Cypress, TX

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on January 4, 2017

PermaTrak Boardwalk Installation at Josey Lake Park – Cypress, TX Construction is approaching the halfway mark at Josey Lakes Park in Cypress, TX, a new 100-acre park featuring a 3-mile long detention pond recreational waterway. Once ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction

PermaTrak Wetland Boardwalks Installed at Clabber Creek in Arkansas

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on October 4, 2016

Clabber Creek Wetland Boardwalk Installation  PermaTrak boardwalk construction is wrapping up at Fayetteville’s Clabber Creek Trail this week. Two 12 ft. wide PermaTrak boardwalk sections are included in this new ¾ mile long extension of ...

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Topics: Multi Use Trails and Greenways, Boardwalk Construction

PermaTrak Footbridge Crossings Built at Rotary Trail - Birmingham, AL

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on September 7, 2016

PermaTrak footbridge crossings at Rotary Trail The first ever PermaTrak boardwalks in Alabama are now open to the public in Birmingham, in the form of two footbridge crossings on Rotary Trail. As part of Railroad Park, the new Rotary Trail ...

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Topics: Multi Use Trails and Greenways

Boardwalk Construction at Allen Water Station - Allen, TX

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on August 29, 2016

Boardwalk Construction at Allen Water Station (Texas) PermaTrak boardwalk construction at Allen Water Station in Allen, TX will be completely finished by the end of August. The walkway overlooks Allen’s historical Old Stone Dam and ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction

Retrofitting Boardwalks On Top of Existing Foundations with PermaTrak

Posted by Fritz Fromherz on March 31, 2015

Retrofitting Piers, Pedestrian Bridges, Boardwalks, and more Many popular trails and boardwalks have been built in beautiful settings that draw visitors regularly. Those sites include timber or composite structures that are outdoors and in ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Materials, Boardwalk Construction