DNR Shooting Range

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Project Overview

Challenge: Normal berm equipment wouldn't work for the 26-foot berms

Solution: Used atypical boom structure on two large excavators to shape berms

The Michigan DNR spent years carefully planning the construction of a new public shooting range in Grand Traverse County. They took the time to investigate the best location, as well as gave the community opportunities for their input.
Team Elmer’s came in as a subcontractor of B&B General Contracting to tackle the project and in October 2017, construction began on the new shooting range.
Although they worked as a subcontractor, Team Elmer’s completed almost the entire project themselves, providing site work, clearing, dirt moving and shaping, grading, graveling, and paving work. This was a unique project for... Read more

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Project Details

State of Michigan
Traverse City, MI
Nowak and Fraus Engineers

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231.943.8975  Fax

P.O. Box 6150
3600 Rennie School Rd.
Traverse City, MI   49685