Isle of Palms Beach Restoration
Isle of Palms, South Carolina
City of Isle of Palms, South Carolina
March to May 2008 – Completed multifaceted project. Total project costs including sand bag removal and beach nourishment – $8,400,000.
- Removal of over 13,000 sand bags 100%
- 11,000 l.f. of beach nourished w/ 847,000 c.y. of sand dredged from offshore borrow areas 100%
- Dredging by ocean certified hydraulic cutterhead dredge. 100%
- Sand pump onshore by submerged pipeline. 100%
Project Engineer: J.W. (Bill) Forman, Jr., P.E.