Waterfront Planning

Effective planning is the key to the success of any project, particularly on the shore front where demands for new development space and access place pressure on traditional uses in a highly regulated environment. The staff at Baker Design Consultants have the expertise to guide clients in all aspects of Waterfront Planning. (read more here)


Land-Use Planning

Baker Design Consultants provides planning and engineering expertise to federal agencies, state departments, municipalities, commercial, and private clients. (read more here)


Working Waterfront Development

BDC has expertise in layout, design and condition assessment of working waterfront. Clients include marine commercial businesses, coastal municipalities, and public institutions. (read more here)


Recreational Waterfront Developement

The beauty of Maine’s coast and rivers is a treasured resource that enhances the outdoor experience for a variety of recreational users. Baker Design Consultants provides planning, permitting design and construction administration services for private and public recreational waterfront. (read more here)


Coastal Protection

Increasingly, the coast line is under stress due to climate change. An increase in storm frequency and intensity has caused higher than normal storm surges and wave damage. The net result is erosion and loss of protective embankment vegetation and barrier marsh. (read more here)


Structural Condition Assessment

Baker Design Consultants have professional engineers on staff to provide site inspection, survey and condition assessments for a variety of structures that include buildings, piers, seawalls, bulkheads, revetments, boat launches and dock systems. (read more here)