Specializing in waterfront engineering.

Dynamic Consulting Engineering Firm

Appledore Marine Engineering (AME) is an industry-leading engineering consulting firm that specializes in waterfront infrastructure in both ocean and inland waterway environments.



Dry Dock 1 Super Flood Basin

Designed for the US Navy, this first-of-its-kind basin provides new life to an old dry dock that was too shallow for the current fleet of submarines.


University of Rhode Island Narragansett Bay Campus Pier

A new pier designed using contemporary codes, practices, and construction materials with long term durability and resiliency with a minimum 50-year service life achievement in mind.


Major Aids to Navigation Inspections at Various US Coast Guard 7th & 8th Districts Offshore and Inland Sites

A team of AME engineer-divers and certified tower climbers mobilized to perform the inspection of 32 ATONs of various types.

Engineer Diver performing inspection underwater

Waterfront Facilities Inspections

AME performed a waterfront facilities inspection and assessment at Naval Submarine Base Kitsap-Bangor and Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton in Washington


  • Course Development & Instruction
  • Engineer-Divers
  • Inspections
  • Engineering Studies Testing & Analysis
  • Design
  • Development & Update of Industry Guides & Standards


  • Federal Government
  • Academic Marine Research Facilities
  • Shipyards & Dry-Docking Facilities
  • Port Authorities & Commercial Terminals
  • Shoreline & Offshore Towers