Reliable, Relevant, Proven - Planning, Engineering, and Program Management Services

LAN offers a wide range of planning, engineering, program management, and construction management services to assist in the development of deep and shallow draft marine and port facilities. LAN project experience includes container and general cargo yards, wharves, piers, bulkheads, aprons, railroads, transit sheds, roadways, turning dolphins, dredging and dredge disposal, liquid and dry bulk loading and unloading facilities, fire protection, electrical distribution, security, and a myriad of other elements for such facilities. 

LAN also understands the challenge of protecting and enhancing environmental resources along coastlines, with resources experienced in coastal planning, management, and design. Services for shore protection and wetland restoration projects range from preparing feasibility reports and wetland permits to preparation of construction documents and providing on-site construction management. Technical expertise includes shoreline processes and numerical modeling, wave and tidal studies, coastal structure design (breakwaters, jetties, seawalls), dune design, and dredge management. Dredging projects have included beneficial use, wetland construction, upland disposal sites, and beach fills. Finally, as funding is an ever increasing consideration, let LAN assist in identifying potential funding sources and grant programs.

Over 65 years of maritime and navigation engineering experience

Panama Canal Authority predicts that the volume of cargo transiting the canal will grow by an average of 3% per year, doubling the 2005 tonnage by 2025

Ports, Marine, & Coastal Leadership

Joseph Scarborough

Joseph Scarborough, P.E.

Maritime Engineer

Profile

Joseph is a versatile marine project engineer with more than 13 years of experience in key engineering roles, project, and operations management in the United States and international markets. His background includes the design of waterfront structures such as container, liquid bulk, bulk material-handling and mixed-used terminals as well as flood walls/foundations.

He is well-versed in all stages of project development, including concept selection, feasibility, FEED, and detailed engineering. Joseph has a working knowledge of structural analysis, maritime design standards and US regulations, concrete and steel design, marine engineering, siting marine facilities, and retaining-wall design.

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