Connecting Charlotte's Residents on the Cross Charlotte Trail

Posted by Jason Philbin on August 18, 2020

Like many mid-size cities, Charlotte, North Carolina has faced unprecedented growth in recent years. According to CharlotteFuture.com, starting in 2014, as part of a Capital Improvement Plan (CIP), Charlotte residents approved ...

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Topics: Multi Use Trails and Greenways, Boardwalk Construction

Comparing Wetland Boardwalk Materials: Timber, Composite & Concrete

Posted by Stephen Beach on May 5, 2020

Concerns for Designing a Boardwalk Over Wetlands Landscape architects and engineers who are building boardwalks over wetlands often have several concerns, including:

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Topics: Boardwalk Materials, Boardwalk Construction, Sustainability/Environmentally Friendly, Wetland Boardwalks

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

Tampa's Largest Park Renovation: Using PermaTrak Over Tree Roots

Posted by Jason Philbin on May 21, 2018

Julian B. Lane Park Expands, Including a PermaTrak Elevated Walkway As part of the recent renovation at Tampa’s Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park, PermaTrak has come alongside the city’s designers, engineers and landscape architects to ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Design, Boardwalk Construction, News

Boardwalk Construction Estimates: How Much Does a Boardwalk Cost?

Posted by Carrie Parada on October 18, 2017

Commercial Boardwalk Cost Estimates: PermaTrak  The most popular questions we receive during trade shows, lunch presentations or an individual meeting are:  “How much does this boardwalk system cost?” and “What is a rough boardwalk cost ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction, Boardwalk Cost

Pedestrian Bridges at Quarry Park - Winston-Salem, NC

Posted by Jason Philbin on September 27, 2017

Pedestrian Bridges at Quarry Park - Winston-Salem, NC PermaTrak is pleased to announce that two pedestrian bridges have been installed at Quarry Park, located in Winston-Salem, NC. The park opened in August 2017 and covers 225 acres. A ...

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Topics: Multi Use Trails and Greenways, Boardwalk Construction

Erie Canal Towpath Pedestrian Bridge – Clifton Park, NY

Posted by Jason Philbin on July 18, 2017

Erie Canal Towpath Pedestrian Bridge – Clifton Park, NY  PermaTrak is excited to announce that a 13 ft.9 in. wide, 140 ft. long elevated PermaTrak pedestrian bridge sitting above the historic Erie Canal is complete.  Linking up with the ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction

Aging Timber Boardwalk Replaced at Keowee Key – South Carolina 

Posted by Jason Philbin on March 28, 2017

Timber Boardwalk Replaced at Keowee Key - South Carolina The list of amenities at the upscale Keowee Key gated community continues to grow in order to accommodate the active lifestyle of the residents. An overhaul of the Leisure Trail in ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction

Whitpain Township Enhances Trail Network with Pedestrian Bridges

Posted by Jason Philbin on March 14, 2017

Five PermaTrak Boardwalks and Bridges in Whitpain Township - Blue Bell, PA Whitpain Township’s master Trail Network Plan includes five different PermaTrak structures: three varying-sized boardwalks (all 9 ft. wide with 8 ft. of clearance, ...

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Topics: Boardwalk Construction, Wetland Boardwalks

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