SeaWorld San Diego Manta, a family launched roller coaster at SeaWorld San Diego in California. The $10 million dollar Manta Ray themed ride and animal exhibit was opened to the public on May 26, 2012.  D.A. Whitacre worked with C.W. Driver Construction building this Japanese themed architecture Manta new mega attraction. The project also includes expanding the Forbidden Reef exhibit at the attraction that will include views of California bat rays and many other fish species. The work included heavy timber bridges, decorative theme, thatched roof systems, ipe decks and walk ways, exterior siding and trim, trellis and lattice work and bamboo veneer.