MAINTENANCE and EQUIPMENT

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DAMAGE & MAINTENCE NEEDS REPORTING SYSTEM
   

GUIDE FOR SECURING THE FLOATING DOCK (WORK PLATFORM)

   
MARINA CONSTRUCTION  
Marina Construction Drawing (Permit #18-1986, Dtd 5-9-2019)
VMRC Permit JPA #18-1986 (5-30-2019)

ACORPS Approval of VMRC JPA#18-1986

Plaquard to be displayed during construction (ref: JPA 18-1986)
ACoE Permit NAO-2000-03109 (VMRC#18--1986)
 
Boat Lift "Finger Pier" Construction Guide  
Dock Box Installation Drawing & Specs (Draft)  
   
PUMP OUT SYSTEM  
Pump-out Sytem and Operations Manual  
Pump-out Oil Dripper Manual  
Pump-out_Oil_Dripper Specs  
   
ELECTRICAL  
1. Flood Lighting - Use LED Flood light bulbs (100W equivalent illumens, or better).
2. Electrical Power Pedistals. Hatteras Light Power Pedistal manufactured by Eaton. Parts catalog.
   
LUMBER  

Requirements for structural marine grade lumber shall meet Americal Wood-Preservers Association (AWPA) Use Catagory UC5B. This catagory contains a chemical treatment of Copper, Chromium and Arsenic (CCA) having a minimum retention level of 2.5 pcf. Other, more easily obtaininble presure treated lumber will deteriorate rapidly if used in a marine / salt water environment.

Resources:
http://www.americanpoleandtimber.com/wp-content/uploads/treated_wood_specguide-1.pdf

https://www.culpeperwood.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/SP_MARINEguide.pdf

Lumber used for new constrcution or to make repairs shall only be purchased from suppliers that provide marine grade lumber. A list of some reputable local marine grade lumber suppliers follow:

Treated Lumber Outlet
http://www.treatedlumberoutlet.com/

5501 City Line Road
Building #4
Newport News, VA 23607
Phone:   (757) 245-9241

Decks & Docks Lumber Co.
www.decks-docks.com
757-441-9603
4387 Ports Blvd, Ports Va.
    

Seaport Marine
http://www.seaport-marine.com
812 Professional Place,
Chesapeake, Virginia, 23320
Phone:   (757) 436-4400  

Princess Anne Pile
2792 Trade St,
Chesapeake, VA 23323
(757) 487-2511
   
RECOMMENDED PILING & LIFT INSTALLERS  

Dash Marine
David Williamson
757-641-4688 (w)
757-641-7132 (c)

H&H Marine
Scott & Chris Hodges
3623 Shipwright Street
Portsmouth, VA 23703
chris@hodgesandhodges.com
757-484-0308

   
Acelution, Inc
Dan Hobby
632 Hampton Hwy
Yorktown , VA 23693
mail@needace.com
(757) 224-0113
L&L Marine
Bob Livengood
757-357-5437
757-846-4222
   
Flint Marine
Chris Flint
chris@flintmarine.com