Skip to main content

Docks & Marinas, Inc.

34 Years of Waterfront Experience to Help You

Home
About Docks & Marinas
Representative
Professional Engineering
Marina Evaluations
Upcoming Events
Contact Us
Recommendation Academic
Recommendation Marinas
Recommendation Coastal
Recommendation Dredging
Recommendation Lakes
Recommendation Engineer
Recommendation Contractor
Member Login
DINO Six Sediment Removal
DAVE WENTLAND, P.E.
Founder & President

MS: Ocean Engineering (Coastal Emphasis)
University of Hawaii - 1978
BS: Civil Engineering (Environmental/Construction Emphasis)
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology - 1973

REGISTRATIONS
Professional Engineer
Wisconsin and Michigan

OTHER CREDENTIALS
Licensed Pilot
Certified Diver
FloatingIslandInternational Island Master No. 0120
Appointments and Affiliations

* Wisconsin Marina Association
  (WMA)
* Western Dredging Association
  (WEDA)
* Fox River Navigation System
   Authority(FRNSA) and member of
   the Aquatic Invasive Species
  (AIS) Committee
* Friends of the Fox (FOF)
* Association of Coastal Engineers
  (ACE)
* University of Wisconsin Sea Grant
   Advisory Committee (1995-2006)
* Wisconsin Association of
   Floodplain, Stormwater and
   Coastal Management (WAFSCM)
* Marina Recreation Association
  (MRA)
* Engineers Without Borders (EWB)
* Friends of Fiji (FOF)
* States Organization for Boating
   Access (SOBA)
* East-West Center Alumni
   Association
Honors

* WI ACEC Water Resource 1st
   Place
   Award/National Finalist, Olde
   Stone
   Quarry Harbor of Refuge, March
   2007
   for STS Consultants
* WI ACEC Engineering Excellence
   Award for Small Firm, Wilderness
   Park Shore
   Stabilization, March 2001
* Green Bay Press-Gazette Progress
   Article, February 1994
* ASCE 1985 Engineer in Govt
   Service Award
* East-West Center 1977 Graduate
   Degree Award
* Rural Electric Cooperative 1967
   Washington DC Award

Testimonials

 

Marina Assessment and Recommendations

 

Dave, 

It has been a great privilege and absolute pleasure to work with you over the last year. I want you to know that you have done a stellar job on our assessment. This will go a long way toward determining our plans going forward. I know I was kind of a pain but every aspect of the work that resulted from our cooperative efforts has paid off already. I feel and have always felt that without a clear assessment we would be wasting a lot of time and money on misdirected plans. This is just the first step in the process and further details need to be put together in order to move forward. It is certain that we will require more from you as we move forward.

Best regards!
Dave Bleick

Lakeside Harbour Dockominiums, Inc.

Oshkosh, Wisconsin

June 5, 2008

 

Transient Docks for Fox River Navigation System Authority

 

“I worked with Dave on a project for the Fox River Navigation System Authority in Wisconsin. FRNSA wanted to buy our docks so boaters could stop and go onshore at different places along the river. He was the Authority's review engineer. His expert advice and engineering skills made planning, permitting and installation of our docks possible. The Wisconsin DNR required detailed engineering review of our docks before they were accepted.


Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity

 

Bob Erdman

EZ-Dock Floating Dock Systems

March 29, 2012