Duncan Mellor, PE

Principal Coastal Engineer

“My goal is always to deliver consistently high quality and innovative coastal engineering services that match both a client’s needs and budget.”

Duncan Mellor leads Tighe & Bond’s coastal engineering services with more than 30 years of experience in the profession. Clients throughout New England know him well for his role in complex coastal projects, and all types of shoreline and waterfront challenges.

Duncan’s exclusive waterfront experience includes a solid technical background in civil and ocean engineering, as well as structural and geotechnical engineering. He provides design, permitting and construction of structures built along shorelines, waterways, ports and harbors. He has engineered piers, wharves, seawalls, bulkheads, quay walls, revetments, breakwaters, groins, dams, bridges, parks, marinas, dredging & dredge material beneficial reuse, beach nourishment. He has also overseen unique projects – that have required highly creative solutions – such as tidal turbines, offshore structures, lighthouses, and historic structures.

Life Outside of Work

Besides diving, sailing, and just about any other water-based activity, you can find Duncan spending time with family and friends. His hobbies include antique boats, hiking, photography, home renovations, gardening, and the fine art of maple sugaring.

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