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Myrick Marine’s Shore Protection Division can help protect your land from coastal erosion, prevent flooding, and improve safety. We offer residential and commercial seawall and bulkhead construction, as well as rip rap installation from a few hundred tons to tens of thousands of tons. By using the right design and materials for your location, soil type, wave conditions and preference, our projects are built to last for decades. Additionally, our ability to install shore protection from the water helps our clients avoid any impact on their daily operations.

  • Rip Rap on Savannah River

    Almost a 1000′ feet of shore needed to be protected from heavy wake on the Savannah River. Myrick Marine was contracted Thomas & Hutton Engineering to install rip rap along the property’s edge. Myrick Marine was able to provide quality work and an outstanding value by coming in under budget.

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  • Private Timber Bulkhead

    This is a private timber bulkhead we built in a very tight area. The house being built so close to a steep bank made this job a real challenge. We installed anchors under the house to help hold the wall up and were able to use a mini excavator and skid steer loaders to complete the […]

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  • Bloody Point Groin

    Myrick Marine was contracted by Bloody Point on Daufuskie Island, South Carolina to build a structure to stop erosion and to aid in rebuilding the beach on the ocean side of the island. We built the rock structure designed by Erickson Consulting Engineers from Sarasota Florida. Due to the location of this job, all of the Armor […]

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  • Shore Protection Skidaway Island

    A private developer asked us to provide the materials and equipment necessary to install over 1000′ of rip rap shore protection along a stretch of the Skidaway River. We faced a difficult challenge with the removal and disposal of the trees lining the beach, but the job was completed on time and within budget. This […]

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