Challenge: When King County needed to replace the South Park Bridge located just South of downtown Seattle,
WA, they also needed to replace the over 350 Creosote impregnated wooden piles that help comprise the current “Bridge Pier Protection” system. This fendering system is designed to prevent damage from the barge and other industrial marine traffic that sail under the bridge daily by acting as a sacrificial bumper system.
Solution: King County engineers turned to SeaTimber a 100% recycled Plastic Timber manufactured by Bedford
Technologies. The new South Park Bridge fendering system using the SeaTimber product can be seen in the
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INDUSTRIAL STRENGTH STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY. Plastic lumber simply does the job better and longer.
Every single day, engineers are discovering innovative uses for plastic lumber in the industrial sector. Better performance, predictability and durability can mean the difference between uptime and downtime; profit and loss. No matter what you make, move, protect or distribute and we have a plastic lumber-based solution to make your job easier and more profitable.
Available in a variety of bright colors, our HDPE plastic lumber can be developed into any custom industrial or safety related profile. From simple, yet sturdy cribbing to custom solutions, our industrial products have the strength to optimize safety when stabilizing heavy loads and are built to withstand environmental exposures and repeated heavy use.
Can be manufactured in custom shapes for specialized purposes
Won't rot or degrade
Available in custom colors
Uses: Cribbing - Dunnage - Pallets - Stop Logs - Staff Gauge - Railroad Ties - Equipment Mats- Pallets - Speed Bumps - Guard Rails, Platform Boards - Pipe Supports - Air Conditioning Pads (Tyson Pads)
Dave Poorman - Northeast
Mike Kessel - Southeast