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Locally Owned Construction Company in Hickory, NC

Locally owned and operated by Tony Gaines, Marine Construction of Hickory Inc. in Catawba County, NC, specializes in the installation of stationary and floating docks, piers, retaining walls, boat lifts, Jet Ski lifts, and more. Dedicated to providing our customers with exceptional craftsmanship and the latest in marine structures, you can count on us for quality service that will withstand Mother Nature and the test of time.

Tony Gaines and his dog, Gracie
Tony Gaines is the man you need to build the dock, pier, retaining wall or seawall of your dreams. He is experienced, knowledgeable and well known across Catawba County as the man for the job. 

In his free time, Tony loves spending time with his adorable granddaughter and also  riding side-by-sides in West Virginia. 
floating dock example

Serving Residential Customers and Local Marinas

Since 1982, our experienced team has served residential customers and local marinas with comprehensive marine construction services at low, affordable prices. We’ve built our business around the needs and complete satisfaction of our clients. We take the time to get to know each of our customers, treating them with the utmost respect and professionalism. Your trust is of the highest importance to us, and we promise to ensure you feel confident and at ease with our craftsmanship and final product.

dock connected to a retaining wall

Schedule a Free Consultation

Serving Lake Hickory, Lake Rhodhiss, Lake James and Lake Norman, you can count on our experts to install the ideal marine structure for your specific needs. Our associates have the experience and knowledge to answer any questions or concerns you may have regarding marine construction. Simply call to schedule your free consultation and estimate or stop by our office and say “hello” to Gracie, our office dog and loving companion, today!