Volkert’s waterfront experience ranges from the design of port facilities for ocean-going ships to renovation of existing docks and piers. Feasibility studies, heavy equipment specifications, and design of conveyor systems are included in Volkert’s expertise.
The firm’s varied port experience includes design of a completely new seaport on an island for the Port of Miami, design of a 96-acre coal export terminal, and design for a 1,600-foot replacement wharf with equipment for bulk material handling.
Challenging assignments for the military include renovation of existing wharves on the east and gulf coasts, design of mobile boat hoist facilities in Honduras, and award-winning site development for the U.S. Naval Station on Mobile Bay.