PND regularly investigates experiments and tests a variety of innovative solutions to provide our clients with cost-effective solutions and to expand PND’s market. Our research has included:

  • Ice mechanics and ice breaking and resisting structures 
  • Wave barriers, both floating and partially penetrating 
  • OPEN CELL SHEET PILE™ bulkheads, a unique mechanically stabilized earth system utilizing flat sheet piles 
  • SPIN FIN™ piles, a pipe pile with a unique tip that provides an increased tension and compression capacity 
  • Permafrost research for improvement of roads and foundations 
  • Pile-driving sound attenuation in water 
  • Marine and sediment filtration

Please contact us for additional information on any of these topics.

News

  • PND Recognized Nationally for Two Alaska Bridge Designs

    PND Engineers, Inc. received recognition from the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), a division of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), for two separate bridge projects in the 2018 Prize Bridge Awards competition: a National Award for the Colville River Nigliq Bridge in Nuiqsut, Alaska, and a Merit Award for the Moose Run Golf Course Bridge in Anchorage, Alaska.

  • PND Earns Project of the Year Award

    PND’s Juneau Cruise Ship Berths project was named Project of the Year at the Anchorage Engineers Week Banquet on February 24, 2018.

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