Waterfront Engineering

Buchart Horn’s marine and coastal engineering resources include comprehensive waterfront, marine, and coastal engineering services. Services include feasibility assessments, environmental assessments and remediation, planning, coastal modeling, marine structural engineering, marine geotechnical engineering, waterfront facilities design, threat and vulnerability assessment, and program and construction management for a myriad of waterfront, marine, and coastal projects worldwide. Each project is customized to the client’s unique needs.

From waterfront amenities and recreational marinas, to industrial and commercial port facilities, to military coastal structures and floodwall protection systems, our projects incorporate the most advanced designs, sustainable solutions, and practices.

BH can address all environmental facets associated with the complexities of marine and coastal projects. Additionally, BH professionals are well versed and experienced in regulatory compliance for facilities of all types, with lessons learned from a diverse array of projects across the United States and beyond.

Waterfront Engineering

  • Pre-development services
  • Feasibility assessments
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental assessments
  • Site evaluations and due diligence
  • Waterfront programming and planning
  • Support facilities

Marine Engineering

  • Seaport facilities
  • Marina facilities
  • Waterfront recreation structures
  • Piers and wharves
  • Mooring analysis and structures
  • Bulkheads, seawalls, and quay walls
  • Shoreline protection and stabilization
  • Structural condition assessments
  • Flood protection
  • Navigation structures
  • Dry rack boat storage facilities
  • Corrosion technologies

Coastal Engineering

  • Coastal processes analysis
  • Tidal and wave action studies
  • Climate change and sea level rise studies
  • Inlet analysis and design
  • Breakwater structures
  • Shore protection
  • Beach re-nourishment programs
  • Dredging studies and design
  • Navigation issues
  • Regulatory permitting
  • Hydrographic surveys

For more information or to request our services, please contact us.