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Sheet Piling, innovative solutions for port/marine Structures

Steel sheet piles combined with wall systems for loading capacity upgrade.

Steel sheet piles combined with wall systems for loading capacity upgrade.

From cyclical wave action, to dynamic ship mooring forces and extreme crane loads, port and marine structures pose complex design and construction challenges for Engineers and Contractors; even more so in todays ‘ highly competitive port industry. As the shipbuilding industry continues to drive technology into post panamax vessel production, these mammoth 5000 plus TEU container ships require berthing and draught depths up to and greater than 50 ‘.
As port facilities race to remain competitive in a global commerce, there is a major push to upgrade marine infrastructure and accommodate these larger vessels.

Port Designers turn to steel sheet piles and combined wall systems for deepening and load capacity upgrade. Fortunately, JD Fields has one of the broadest ranges of sheet piling and high modulus wall solutions to meet the design and construction demands of the port industry.

Consult with a JD Fields Piling Professional on your next port project.

JD Fields Construction Group

JD Fields Construction Group

Prior to founding J D Fields & Company, Jerry Fields gained decades of experience in construction products and piling applications managing equipment rentals, material sales, and product operations. Coupled with his oil and gas experience, Jerry built a rock solid foundation of industry knowledge and relationships that allowed him and his partners to start the company in 1985. Incorporated in Houston, Texas, JDF quickly diversified into multiple construction markets and applications. Today, it is a premiere international source for natural gas pipe and piling products. Strategically positioned at the Port of Houston corridor, our flagship stocking facility has 40 acres of laydown area with steel processing and fabrication capabilities. We carry more than 50,000 tons of pipe and piling inventory throughout the states to serve North America, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and other international markets.