Piers & Wharves

KPFF is a leader in heavy concrete pier and wharf design throughout the West Coast, with more than 40 years of experience designing waterfront structures.  Design challenges include exposed conditions where structures are subjected to heavy ship mooring and berthing loads, large live loads and wave impact forces, and a highly corrosive environment. KPFF creates efficient designs and leverages our understanding of marine construction to tune each design for specific site conditions, the capabilities of the marine construction industry and every sites unique environmental conditions.