Immediately after Superstorm Sandy, McLaren Engineering Group was retained to perform a bathymetric survey and above and underwater inspections of the Newport Marina in Jersey City, New Jersey. The floating docks, floating breakwater, wave fences, finger piers, electrical and communication cables along the docks and water lines were inspected for structural damage. Based on the marina inspections, McLaren provided recommended repairs.
A bathymetric survey of the marina channels and turning basins were conducted using the following survey equipment:
A survey map was prepared to show the contours of the marina’s changed environment, due to the storm.