Oyster Point Trip Wall
Mount Pleasant, SC
Structural & Marine

Thomas & Hutton provided design and construction services for a 3,000-foot long aluminum sheet pile trip wall. The purpose of the trip wall is to trip the waves during flood events in order to protect the inland structures from damages. The design includes soil considerations, flood and hydraulic calculations, scour considerations, and agency interaction with FEMA to produce Letter of Map Revision and LOMR and Conditional Letter of Map Revision.