Environmental Consulting & Engineering Services - from Concept to Reality

Coastal Engineering & Marine Sciences



Case Study

USCG Recapitalize Buoy Tender Waterfront
USCG Recapitalize Buoy Tender Waterfront

ESS provided environmental studies and regulatory permitting as part of a design-build project team led by Haskell. The Project involved design and construction of berths for United States Coast Guard (USCG) buoy tender vessels at Naval Station Newport.
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ESS has been very responsive to our needs and exhibited professionalism in all aspects of their work. Their range of expertise was essential for our Mayaguana project since it includes an airport, marinas, power plants, desalination, and roads, in addition to resort, subdivision, and home development.

Marc Herdegen, Vice President, Mayaguana Management Company Ltd.

Waterfront Facilities

USCG Newport LowRes-72Development in coastal and marine environments requires specialized expertise. ESS has substantial experience in the siting, design, and permitting of waterfront projects. These waterfront developments range in size from mixed-use resort complexes and power plants to private docks and shoreline stabilization structures.

Ports, Marinas & Mixed Use Development

The ESS Coastal Development Team provides design, permitting, and construction for coastal and offshore projects in both urban and undeveloped settings. Projects we support include:

  • Port and Harbor Maintenance and Redevelopment
  • Marina Planning, Design, and Permitting
  • Dredging and Dredged Material Management
  • Mixed-use Commercial Developments
  • Coastal Resort Developments
  • Energy Generation and Transmission Facilities
  • Habitat Restoration Projects

From Planning to Operation

ESS expertise comprehensively addresses waterfront facility development and management needs from concept planning through operation. This includes the following stages:

  • Site Planning and Engineering
  • Federal, State, and Local Permitting
  • Environmental Impact Assessments
  • Construction Phase Services
  • Compliance and Operations Support
  • Expansion, Renovation, and Restoration