The Nitty Gritty

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Hatteras Ferry Terminal Soil Stabilization: Noninvasive HDPR Solution

Hatteras, North Carolina is home to the iconic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and over 50 miles of beautiful shoreline.  While the year-round population is about 3,000-4,000, this spikes in the summer months to 50,000+ visitors per week.  The Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet is also located on the southern end of the island, and is a […]

Körner’s Folly

Historic Körner’s Folly, 413 S. Main Street, was facing a remarkable challenge. A structural stability of the house was riding on it.   In 1878, Jule Gilmer Körner began construction on what would become Körner’s Folly.  As an interior and furniture designer, decorator, and painter, Jule planned to use this building to showcase his design work […]