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River Heritage Park Railing Fabrication Job

Crawford Division: Welded Fabrication
Client: River Heritage Park, Davenport, IA 
Challenge: Create aesthetically pleasing railing to serve as accent at new River Heritage Park
Solution: Worked with design team to create functional railing along riverfront

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Project Summary:
Crawford Company designed, fabricated, and installed 800 feet of railing along Davenport's new River Heritage Park. The railing incorporated the historic Arsenal Bridge design into the railing.

About River Heritage Park: 
Davenport's new park sits on the site of one of the area's most notable historical landmarks. The site's history includes: the western side of the first Mississippi River railroad bridge, where the treaty ending the Black Hawk War was signed, how Robert E. Lee surveyed the river's rapids, and Abraham Lincoln's involvement in the Effie Afton incident. In addition to the 800-ft. of railing, the park includes the new Rotary Gazebo. The park sits on a 7-acre green space just up river of the Arsenal Bridge. The park is accessed off of River Drive between 3rd and 4th Streets.

WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING

Last week we had a plumbing issue that needed to be addressed asap. Unfortunately, it was a leaking pipe and fitting from the community college side of a city owned building. Their preferred plumbing contractor (Crawford Company) was contacted and the service guy (Brock) was there immediately to inspect and evaluate the repair. The job was done quickly, neatly, and was not any inconvenience to the public (no water was required to be shut off). I wanted to send a thank you and compliment the Crawford service guy (Brock), excellent job

Rob/ Maintenance City of Davenport