Seaco ramps are designed to fit perfectly with our docks and provide the same time tested durability that comes with all Seaco products. In addition to our wood ramps we also have a line of ShoreMaster Aluminum gangways.
Our Aluminum gangways can be decked with either your choice of cedar, composite, or polymer decking (polypropylene) such as Titan and Aqua Deck.
ShoreMaster aluminum Gangways are easy to work with and tough enough to last, making them the perfect choice for your project. Common applications include: Marinas, Elevated platforms, recreational facilities and Handicap accessible structures.
The aluminum frame structure is composed of extrusions using the alloys 6005-T5 and 6063-T5. All aluminum welding will use 5356 series aluminum filler wire. in accordance with ANSI/AWS D1.2-90 GMAW process.
Fasteners will be type 304 Stainless Steel. Uniform live load designs will be based upon the type of use expected. Residential or light use bridges will be designed for a uniform live load of 60 p.s.f. Commercial use gangways will be designed for a minimum live load of 85 p.s.f. Custom designs to accommodate specialized load conditions, water piping, electrical conduits, etc., are available at your request. All bridges will conform to the current edition of the Aluminum Association Specification for aluminum structure