Name of Project:
Surfside Beach Nourishment Project CEPRA Project # 1511
Location of Project: Village of Surfside, Texas
Owner: Texas General Land Office
Date of Completion: 2/2011
General Scope of Construction Project:
APOLLO® was contracted to implement this beach nourishment project which included the following activities: Managing and loading sand from the Port of Bay City Authority pit, barging sand to the Village of Surfside, unloading, hauling and constructing a beach to meet the design specifications. The project involves the placement of over 167,000 tons of sand along a 4,000 foot section of beach. This project required extreme coordination with surveying, barge transportation, trucking transportation, sand quality control all while maintaining public safety and access to the beach.