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Coastal Engineering Company of Orleans Cape Cod
Dennis Corporation Beach Stairs 8

Corporation Beach Stairs

Wooden stairs with railings had connected the parking lot to the Corporation beach below for about 60 years, until a nor’easter destroyed them and they had to be removed. Coastal Engineering Company worked with the Town of Dennis to design replacement stairs. One of the project challenges was that fact that fiber rolls had been previously installed under 5ft of fill in the proposed stair location. Our design team came up with a unique structural design of the stairway that included a beam support system bridging across the fiber rolls to meet the implications of the site.

Services

  • Field survey to verify existing conditions
  • Processing of field data, combine with data provided by Town of Dennis
  • Preparation of the existing conditions plan
  • Preparation of a stairway design to go over existing fiber rolls on coastal bank