Name of Project:
Beach Nourishment of West Galveston Island, CEPRA 1072B
Location of Project: Galveston, Texas
Owner: Texas General Land Office
General Scope of Construction Project:
APOLLO® completed the field implementation portion of this beach nourishment project for the Texas General Land Office (GLO). APOLLO®‘s field services team provided project management and field implementation including the following activities: Development of Construction Plan for work to be performed. Excavation, transportation and placement of approximately 240,000 cubic yards of beach quality sand, grading of sand to a specified elevation for over 6.5 miles of beach, and conducted quality control testing for borrow source material.