Professional Consulting Engineering for the Container Handling and Bulk Material Handling Industries

Providing a wide range of professional engineering services

Equipment Procurement

Equipment configuration, technical specification development, supplier design review, manufacturing oversight, testing, and commissioning. From start to finish, Boos Navarre provides complete procurement project services.

Refurbishment & Upgrade

Design and project services to refurbish and upgrade your equipment to be higher, longer, stronger, modernized, or more reliable.

Damage Repair

Damage assessment, repair detail development, and repair oversight services provided to expedite equipment returning to operation.

Equipment Relocation

Project services to assist with the relocation of equipment across the dock, over land, along the river, down the coast, or across the ocean.

Feasibility Studies

Analysis, options, recommendations, and budgetary cost development for equipment or terminal concepts, ideas, or plans.

Assessment & Valuation

Firsthand assessment and valuation of your terminal or facility equipment to summarize and report the condition, remaining useful life, and value.

Terminal Planning

Facility arrangements, conceptual development, and planning for terminal improvements including densification, automation, and efficiency.

Facility Design

Detail design for terminal and facility improvements including refurbishments, extensions, additions, upgrades, and modernization including development of design packages, assistance with RFP processes, and construction oversight.

Expert Witness

Providing experienced professional review and analysis with focus on specific details to assist in resolution of insurance and legal matters.

Project Experience

Equipment Procurement

STS Container Handling Cranes

Equipment Procurement

Terminal Equipment

Equipment Procurement

Bulk Material Handling Cranes

Refurbishment & Upgrade
Damage Assessment & Repair
Damage Assessment & Repair
Equipment Relocation
Feasibility Studies
Assessment & Valuation
Terminal Planning
Terminal Planning
Facility Modification & Design

About Boos Navarre

Boos Navarre strives to be the best!

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Jeff Boos
Principal, Civil/Structural Engineer, P.E.

Over 40 years experience in the container and bulk material handling industries as a crane structural design engineer at Paceco, chief engineer at Bromma, and consulting engineer at GBB.

Brad Navarre
Principal, Mechanical Engineer, P.E.

Over 20 years experience in container and bulk material handling equipment and facility design including mechanical system/component repairs and upgrades, conveyance system design, project management, and NACE certification.

Matt Boos
Principal, Civil/Structural Engineer, P.E.

Over a decade of engineering experience as a project engineer and project manager with American Bridge Co. and as a structural engineer at Boos Navarre.  Lead project engineer on several semi-automation facility designs.

Garry Andrews
Electrical Engineer, P.E.

Over 30 years of engineering experience in power distribution, instrumentation, and controls primarily in the oil and gas industry.  Lead electrical engineer for STS crane power conversion from diesel to grid power and facility power distributions system upgrades/evaluations.

Blake Betbeze
Civil/Structural Engineer, P.E.

Over a decade of engineer experience as a geotechnical engineer at Thompson Engineering and as a structural engineer at Boos Navarre.  Lead engineer for several repair and refurbishment projects including pier rehabilitation and crane structural repairs.

Patrick Zieman
Mechanical Engineer, P.E.

Experience in crane testing and commissioning, repairs, and upgrades. Designer for several root cause analysis and calculation for crane structures and mechanical systems via FEA analysis and 3D modeling.

Alex Gonzalez

Experience with equipment design, facility design, FEA analysis and 3D modeling.  Establishes standards and controls of all project drawings and design models.

Our Team

Career Opportunities

Current Career Opportunities:

Professional Sr. Structural Design Engineer (Download Job Posting)

Professional Sr. Structural Design Engineer (Download Job Posting)

Professional Electrical Design Engineer (Download Job Posting)

Contact Us: +1 (251) 459-0862