At Nelson Marine Construction we pride ourselves in excelling in Customer Service, from the initial phone call, to our sales department, design, permitting, project management, and our professional craftsman on our construction crews, we make every effort to provide quick response to our customers.

Nelson Marine Construction specializes in environmental permitting. We have extensive experience with local and state agencies and our knowledge of the permit process is second to none. From the Department of Environmental Protection, to the Army Corps of Engineers, and County, we can handle all the permitting efficiently in-house or work with your consultant and engineer.

Our team is dedicated to giving our clients the best possible advice and the best quality service in an honest, polite, prompt and efficient manner.

Custom designed and engineered boat house, dock and lift
Ben Nelson
Ben NelsonOwner and President
Ben oversees all daily operations from the bidding to the construction to the inspection. His reputation with the permitting agencies is impeccable and he takes pride in knowing his employees are dedicated to completing every project in a professional manner.
Frank Gore
Frank GoreSales Manager
Frank has been working with Nelson Marine for over ten years. A southwest Florida native and avid fisherman, Frank’s knowledge of our local waters and all things marine related is unmatched. No one in southwest Florida can give you better, more honest advice when it comes to your dock, boat lift or seawall. Frank stays available and responsive to our customers from the first phone call through completion and the years that follow.
David Piper III
David Piper IIIEstimator and design tech
David handles all of the estimating and drafting for the team. Dave is a Bonita Springs native, and has been working for Nelson Marine for over five years. David utilizes a high tech bid system that automatically updates material and labor costs, allowing him to calculate the exact cost of a project… down to the individual bolt and nail. David also has extensive permitting and design knowledge and is the one that turns your needs and Frank’s advice into detailed plans and drawings.
Lisa Love
Lisa LovePermit Tech and Customer Service
Lisa is the friendly voice that answers your calls. Lisa is responsible for preparing your proposal and is diligent in managing the permitting process through inspection.

For more information on anything listed on our website or other information, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are happy to explain anything or answer any questions you may have.