Coastal Engineering

Planning a project in a coastal area? We can assess your site and design marine structures that will stand up to the elements.

Our coastal engineers have experience in coastlines all over New Zealand, with a particular focus on areas with a higher risk of tsunami and erosion, such as the East Coast and Far North.

See us for:

  • Coastal erosion assessments
  • Assessments of effects of sea level rise
  • Coastal protection structure design and remediation
  • Marina condition assessment and design
  • Wharf design, consents and structural repairs
  • Coastal consents including building consent and resource consent
Ready to discuss your project?
Phone 0800 397 566 or contact your local office

Project Experience

Westhaven Marina Pile Inspections

Location: Westhaven Marina, Ponsonby, Auckland
Client: Auckland Waterfront Development Ltd
Piles assessment and design recommendations.

Orakei Wharf Piles

Location: Orakei Wharf, Orakei Basin, Auckland
Client: STF Ltd
Wharf pile condition assessment and design recommendations.

Anaura Bay Coastal Revetment Structure

Location: Anaura Bay, East Cape
Client: Gisborne District Council
200m long rock-lined coastal protection structure design.

Blacks Beach Coastal Protection Structures

Location: Blacks Beach, Wairoa
Client: Wairoa District Council
Design of 260m long coastal protection structure in high wave environment.

Tolaga Bay, Hicks Bay and Tokomaru Bay Wharf pile inspections

Location: East Cape
Client: Gisborne District Council
Inspection of integrity of wharf piles following Cyclone Pam.

Sandspit Wharf upgrade

Location: Sandspit, Mahurangi
Client: STF Ltd
Design of bollards and fenders for wharf.

Mahia East Coast Road Revetments

Location: Mahia Peninsula
Client: Wairoa District Council
Investigation and design of coastal revetment structures along erosion affected section of coastline.