The Coastal Advocate Issue #1

Cummins Cederberg is leading the engineering design and regulatory permitting for a new port of call in Fort Pierce by Derecktor, an American ship building company.

Florida Flood Awareness Week: March 8-14

Did you know that one inch of flood water can cost up to $25,000 in property damages? Florida Flood Awareness Week encourages property owners to learn their level of risk using free tools that can be accessed online at www.floodsmart.gov.

Getting to know Cummins Cederberg: Anne Laird

Anne Laird is a Senior Project Manager and Marine Scientist responsible for conducting marine environmental surveys, crafting detailed responses for technical reports, leading and participating in field surveys, and managing mitigation projects such as coral relocations or seagrass planting.

Appeal Window is Open for Preliminary Flood Maps

The FEMA Risk Mapping, Assessment, and Planning (Risk MAP) program, through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), helps communities understand and prepare for changing flood risks by updating their flood maps. These updated flood maps help communities make decisions about building codes and other standards to reduce the risk and mitigate the potential damage to

2020 in review: Letter from our Principals

A historic and challenging year is drawing to a close and while we look forward to 2021 and plan for the future, we also want to take the time to highlight the positives of 2020.

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway in Florida

From adopting a nest at Bill Baggs State Park, to designing and permitting our beach projects with Sea Turtle Construction Conditions in mind, Cummins Cederberg is committed to protecting sea turtles for future generations.

Construction underway at Dinner Key Marina

Construction is underway on the repairs to the eminent Dinner Key Marina. Fronting Biscayne Bay in historic Coconut Grove, the Dinner Key Marina is one of the largest wet slip marinas in Florida, as well as the eastern U.S.

Guidelines for Seawall Maintenance

With proper planning, routine inspections, proactive maintenance, and thoughtful design, a seawall owner can maintain shoreline stabilization and protection for their property now and into the future.

Getting to know Cummins Cederberg: Jon Cunningham

Jon Cunningham is a Project Engineer responsible for performing structural design, above and below water condition inspections, project planning and construction assistance for our projects involving coastal and marine structures.

Permitting Outside the Box – Drive in Boatwash

This environmentally friendly boatwash method has become rapidly popular among the boating community because of its accessibility, time savings and economic benefits to the consumer.