Dauphin Island East End Beach Nourishment

Construction of a 0.9-mile beach nourishment project on Dauphin Island’s “East End” is scheduled to start in October 2015. The construction project is being performed by Weeks Marine, Inc. For more information, please click on the following link: 


COPRI Conference

I recently traveled to Boston, MA for the 2015 COPRI joint conference on coastal structures and solutions to coastal disasters. This was a fantastic meeting. It was well organized and the sessions were filled with excellent presentations. Plus, the conference location in Boston’s Back Bay area made it convenient to a lot of good local sightseeing and[…]


Board Certification

Last week I was honored to receive my Board Certification as a Diplomate of Coastal Engineering (D.CE) from the Academy of Coastal, Ocean, Port and Navigation Engineers (ACOPNE). This certification demonstrates that I have specific technical expertise in civil engineering acquired through advanced education and training, as well as professional practice experience. In lieu of[…]