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MARINAS & TERMINALS

Pier 43½    |     Pier 9
 

ADVANCED DESIGNS FOR BRIDGES, GANGWAYS AND FLOATS

Provide a direct benefit in a reduction in material and building costs.

Bay Ferry Landing for ferry embarcation sites in the Port of San Francisco and Port of Richmond, CA. These ferry landings are fully ADA Access Compliant. They utilize an original system of floats and bridges that provide versatility and mobility to ferry landing arrangements. Gangway access and platform superstructures utilize unique construction and arrangements which have been copyrighted and patented.


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Pier 43 ½ Marina

Marina Highlights

  • Switch-back design provides increased access with less space requirements and cost-effective construction.
  • A complex system of floats, gangways and bridges provide versatility and mobility of the entire structureThe unique structural design of the pontoon assembly reduces material requirements up to 30% over conventional designs.

Floats and pontoons are copyrighted and patent #6588358 applies to the unique structure and arrangement.

Pier 9


 

Pier 9 Marina for landing three or more vessels along side two floats in the Port of San Francisco. This marina  is designed to be ADA Access Compliant. It features a 90ft long by 8ft wide pedestrian causeway and two 60ft long by 8ft wide gangways. These bridges optimize material and thereby costs due to their design. They lead to floats which are specifically designed to dampen wave energy and reduce platform motions such as rolling and pitching.






 

contact: Marty Pistone 707-778-6421