ABOUT SOLMAR HYDRO

Statement of Qualifications

Solmar Hydro was founded in 2004 in Portland, Oregon with a focus on expert hydrographic surveying and mapping. 

 

Since then, we've grown to offer a wide range of marine and terrestrial surveying and coastal engineering services to public and private clients throughout the U.S. and internationally.  

 

Our growth can be attributed to the principles by which we work:

1) A commitment to safe and efficient operations.

2) An emphasis on data integrity and accuracy.

 

These principles are exemplified by our returning customer base.

MIKE STECHER

PRINCIPAL PARTNER/

FOUNDER 

NSPS/THSOA Certified Hydrographer


United States Coast Guard Licensed Vessel Captain
 

Holds B.S. in Geological Sciences from the University of Oregon
 

Over 20 years experience:

- High-resolution hydrographic and marine geophysical surveys

- MetOcean data collection and analysis

Wide Range of site familiarity:

- full ocean depths

- estuaries

- inland rivers
- reservoirs

JASON MAGALEN

SR. COASTAL ENGINEER

Registered Professional Engineer (Oregon, Washington, California, and Guam).


NSPS/THSOA Certified Hydrographer
 

Holds B.S. in Civil Engineering from Ohio State University.

 

Holds Masters in Ocean Engineering from Oregon State University
 

Over 15 years of experience:

- hydrographic surveying, marine geophysical surveying, topographic surveying

- coastal and hydraulic numerical modeling (waves, currents, sediment transport)

- dredge permitting and coastal engineering design

8940 N. Bradford St.
Portland, Oregon 97203

Tel: (206) 200-8269
Email: solmarhydro@gmail.com

Solmar Hydro

Marine Engineering and Surveying