DAHLONEGA, GA – Wahoo Docks is proud to announce our recent award for Workforce Development, as a 2020 Manufacturer of The Year, presented by the Development Authority of Lumpkin County. Wahoo Docks is the leading floating aluminum dock manufacturer in North America, known for creating top quality aluminum docks, gangways, bridges, and more. We have been building commercial and residential dock systems for over three decades, spending the last fifteen years focused on our heavy
Through a continuous effort of innovation, Wahoo Docks has collaborated with Eagle Floats to design a new wave attenuator float. Manufactured by Hendren Plastics, these new rotational-molded floats are designed to fill with water when submerged and act as a ballast for the dock or wave attenuator. The new design has been revised from a 16” to 20” depth for increased mass and utilizes bolt holes rather than slots for more secure fastening. Contact your
Classic tile roofing offers your dock the protection it needs while maintaining an upscale appearance. The difference in cost to other materials is negligible for the benefits, and the performance is on par with the highest quality roofing options available on the market. Explore Your Best Options for Dock Roofing At Wahoo Docks, we don’t just lay down flotation decking and move on to the next client. Our customized design services consider what’s needed for
Winter is the best time to build a dock, but few people take advantage of the benefits. Unlike siding a home or installing new brickwork, a majority of the work involved in building a dock doesn’t take place in the elements. All the planning, designing, and manufacturing happen in temperature-controlled settings completely unimpeded by cold. Learn all the ways a winter order gives your marine construction a major advantage. Maximize Your Recreation Funds Winter is
Comparing rowing dock systems requires focus and attention to detail. In addition, different dock manufacturers have their own drawbacks and benefits. Unfortunately, too many purchasers make decisions based on what their favorite collegiate or international teams use. However, you need a dock perfectly suited to the use of rowboats, canoes, and other low-profile watercraft in your location. At Wahoo Docks, our dream team connects the dots to provide your participants with the best rowing dock
As innovation remains a core principle at Wahoo Docks, we are continually working to ensure we stay on the forefront of the aluminum dock industry. Our latest innovation is the Heavy Duty Cable-to-Shore Anchoring System for commercial applications of our CAT5 docking system. This system includes our heavy duty winch mount, #8 K&R winch, 150 linear feet of 3/8″ cable, cable eye, and pulley block. Ask your Wahoo Docks dealer about your anchoring options!
Many factors contribute to a dock’s design. Let’s take a look at the anatomy of a boat dock. Mainframe This is the frame, or backbone, of the dock. Wahoo Docks uses marine grade aluminum for our mainframes, the supportive part of the of a boat dock. Flotation Floats are generally located underneath the main frame structure. Wahoo Docks uses PermaFloat dock floats, which are extremely durable and offer a 15-year warranty. PermaFloat float drums meet
Wahoo Rail Glass Panel Railing made its debut at The 2014 International Builder Show. One of the frequently asked questions that Wahoo Decks received about the glass panels was, “Will it break easily?” Not only will the glass panels not break easily but they’re actually a safer option when it comes to putting glass panels on your railing. To begin with, the glass panels are made using tempered glass. Tempered glass, or toughened glass as
Do you need to remove your dock in winter? If you have an aluminum dock you don’t. It might be hard to believe if you’re basing your decision on old information or information on different types of docks. Wahoo builds our docks to withstand the weather, no matter the season. Take a look. Dock Materials Make All the Difference When you buy and install a dock, you want it to last. Not only that, you
When deciding to construct an aluminum boat dock, property owners must consider that some types of docks are more suitable for certain areas. Here’s how to choose the right aluminum dock for your lake. When to Use a Stationary Dock Stationary docks are the best choice for those who live in areas where there are rough water conditions. However, a floating aluminum dock may be best for lakes or areas where the water level fluctuates.