Coastal Restoration

coastal restoration

Our natural resources are limited. With threats like storm activity, development, and changing environmental conditions, protecting our coastal ecosystems is critically important. Whether you’re coastal restoration project includes new construction or the restoration of existing structures or ecosystems, resilient design solutions can help protect these environments.


Thompson Engineering works in some of the most challenging (and cherished) coastal environments in the country. From degraded tributaries to deep-water ports, we can help you navigate coastal restoration and infrastructure projects confidently. With offices across the Southeast, our engineers and scientists work in coastal environments every day. Coupled with our in-house government relations experts, we offer assurance that each phase in the process is expedited, from funding and permitting to design and construction.


Thompson understands the intricacies of coastal restoration projects. We have a successful track record delivering projects in the coastal zone to promote environmental sustainability and habitat restoration.

Service Specialties

  • Construction Administration
  • Design Alternatives / Feasibility Studies
  • Dredging / Dredge Material Evaluation
  • Engineering Design
  • Field Investigations
  • NEPA / Environmental Permitting
  • Shoreline Protection Systems
  • Stream Restoration
  • Surveying
  • Watershed Management Plans
The Gulf Guardian Award exemplifies what the Gulf of Mexico Program is all about: innovative solutions that come about when we pool resources and look for creative ways to positively impact our quality of life and economic well being.

– Recipient of Environmental Protection Agency’s 2015 Gulf Guardian Partnership Award

– Recipient of Environmental Protection

Agency’s 2015 Gulf Guardian

Partnership Award

certifications & affiliations

related projects

Contact us to learn more about our coastal restoration services.