Markets // Overview

Attention to detail. Client service. Innovative, effective engineering and stellar project management. These are the attributes that continue to define Hardesty & Hanover. And below, you'll see these attributes woven into the fabric of our work. What you see here is a listing of the markets we proudly serve along with a sampling of featured projects. To view our complete portfolio, please access the navigation on the right.


Highway and railway infrastructure, including roads, bridges and tunnels. Hardesty & Hanover is internationally renowned in the field of bridge engineering. Additionally, our kinetic engineers are experts in all movable bridge types: bascule; swing; vertical lift; as well as exotic variations.

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Expertise in all disciplines pertaining to rail bridges, including structural, electrical, mechanical, and geotechnical; and in all phases of work, from planning and inspection/investigations through design and construction phase services. We also offer services such as value engineering, constructability review, forensic analysis, and asset management to our transit clients.

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Kinetic Systems

Our kinetic engineers are experts in the complex interfaces between structural, mechanical, and electrical systems of heavy movable structures, including: movable bridges, stadium roofs, locks, large retractable doors, moving entertainment and more.  Through our strategic partnership with Thornton Tomasetti, we are able to deliver complete building design and analysis solutions from the foundations on up.

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Marine and Port

Infrastructure for movement of goods, including crane design/engineering, facilities inspections, and asset management. We’ve been there and have the experience.

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