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Big River Crossing

Location: West Memphis, AR - Memphis, TN
OGI Customer/Contractor: OCCI, Inc. - Fulton, MO
Project Owner: City of Memphis
Architectural/Engineering Firm: HDR, Inc.
Products Used: ALPlank 8 2 1/2", 42PL10.5 S150, and 42PL21 S150

Approximately 48,000 Square feet of Aluminum Plank type ALPlank8 2-1/2” –with OnGrip™. This product was selected by the Engineers for the walkway deck because it is light weight, ADA Compliant, High Heel Friendly, as well as Bike Friendly. This product provides a safe and comfortable walking and biking surface.
Approximately 56,000 Square feet of PressLock Fence type 42PL10.5 S150 – Anti-climb Anti- Vandal. This product was selected by the Engineers for use between the active railroad tracks and the pedestrian path to help keep people safe from railroad activity. The tight cross bar spacing provides protection from small debris and prevents climbing yet is very open for the visual purposes. The grates were stacked for a vertical height of 9’ and then a 3’ extension at a 45 degree angle. In addition, this same fence type was used in some of the security gates on the project site. The panels were supplied with complete fabrication, a custom attachment system and Hot Dip Galvanized Finish.
Approximately 26,000 Square feet of PressLock Fence type 42PL21 S150 – Handrail infill. This product was selected by the Engineers for use along the North side of the walkway for a 54” height hand rail system that allowed for pedestrian safety and a more open spacing for sight lines out over the river. These panels were also supplied with complete fabrication, a custom attachment system and Hot Dip Galvanized Finish.

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