We are experienced at providing overwater engineering services across the West Coast and Alaska. To address our clients’ infrastructure challenges, we maintain strong competencies and expertise in overwater surveying, channel design, and maintenance dredging design and permitting. Our public- and private-sector clients rely on our expertise to achieve cost-effective, scientifically defensible solutions for their overwater engineering needs.Get In Touch
At Farallon, we support geotechnical investigations with vibratory core (vibracore) sampling of unconsolidated sediments for grain size, soils testing, and analytical analyses. In addition, we support geotechnical investigations with...Read more
Approximately 325 million cubic yards of sediment in the U.S. are dredged annually to maintain the economic and beneficial uses of the nation’s navigable waterways. An estimated 12 million cubic yards of this annual volume is believed...Read more
Whether for maintenance dredging of clean sediments or remediation of contaminated sediments, Farallon has experience developing water quality monitoring plans with state and federal regulatory agencies across the US. No two dredging...Read more
Our team provides planning, engineering, and cost estimating for all aspects of navigation, berth, river, and coastal dredging projects.Read more
We support federal navigation projects with studies, surveys, and inspections for planning, constructing, and maintaining federal ship channels, ports, anchorages, dams, jetties, breakwaters, locks, and aids to navigation.Read more
We conduct hydrographic surveys to create bathymetric contour maps for multiple purposes, including navigation safety, pre- and post-dredge inspections, lake and reservoir volume computations, and site assessments. Bathymetric surveys...Read more
Our team of experts provides a wide range of support to utility installation and replacement projects, including permitting; hydrographic, land, and aerial surveys; sampling and testing of sediments; access route design; and sediment...Read more
We are the first contractor hired on many major construction projects, responsible for identifying the optimal overwater access route for tugs and barges to deliver supplies, materials, and personnel to remote overwater construction sites.Read more
Steve is a world-class oceanographer with 40 years of domestic and international experience at conducting marine and aquatic investigations in ports, harbors, lakes, rivers and coastal environments. Steve has...
Steve is a world-class oceanographer with 40 years of domestic and international experience at conducting marine and aquatic investigations in ports, harbors, lakes, rivers and coastal environments....