Advertising Information

Reach industry professionals in the deep foundations and marine construction industries

Circulation: 17,000+

Why Pile Buck?

Since 1984, Pile Buck has been the most trusted information source for deep foundations and marine construction, including pile driving, foundation drilling, geotechnical engineering, and more!

Our Mission

Published every two months, Pile Buck pursues a mission to generate interest 
in the industry with unique content such as news, job stories, supplier information, safety tips, technical articles, exclusive interviews, and event information.

Partnership Benefits

Pile Buck is distributed internationally to contractors, engineers, material/equipment suppliers, government employees, educators —just to name a few. By advertising with Pile Buck, you have the opportunity to develop a strong partnership with a widely read industry magazine.

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Pile Buck Content & Design

Each issue of Pile Buck features a balance of deep foundations and marine construction content, including, but not limited to, pile driving, foundation drilling, geotechnical engineering, as well as the categories listed below.

In addition, Pile Buck guarantees that each advertisement is placed with the appropriate content, often including advertisers’ own articles and press releases.

  • Barges/Barge Lines
  • Civil Engineers
  • Commercial Construction
  • Consulting Engineers
  • Corps of Engineers Offices
  • Corrosion Control
  • Crane Services
  • DNR/DER Office
  • Dewatering Contractors
  • Diving/Underwater Contractors
  • Dredging Contractors
  • Drilling/Test Services
  • Environmental Contractors
  • Excavation Contractors
  • Equipment Dealers
  • FHWA/DOT Offices
  • Foundation Contractors
  • Foundation Drilling
  • Foundation Engineers
  • Forestry and Agriculture
  • Geotechnical Engineers
  • Heavy Contractors
  • Highway Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine Contractors
  • Marinas/Bridge Builders
  • Marine Salvage Contractors
  • Marine Towing
  • Maritime Inspection
  • Mining
  • Municipalities
  • Navy/Coast Guard
  • Offshore Drilling
  • Petrochemical
  • Pile Driving Contractors
  • Port Facilities/Terminals
  • Power Generation/Utilities
  • Railroads
  • Railroad Construction
  • Shipyards
  • Ship/Barge/Boat Builders
  • Sign Erection
  • Specialty Contractors
  • Structural Engineers
  • Universities
  • Utilities
  • Warehousing
  • Wastewater Treatment
  • … and more!*

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Pile Buck Advertising Specs & Prices

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Display advertising rates and mechanics

UNIT DIMENSIONS PER ISSUE
1/8 Page 3.5″ W x 2.25″ H  (no bleed) $202
1/4 Page 3.5″ W x 4.75″ H (no bleed) $381
1/2 Page 6.875″ W x 4.75″ H  (no bleed) $624
Full Page 8″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $980
Double Page 16″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $1500

TRIM SIZE: 8″ W x 10.875″ H  |  LIVE AREA: 7.5″ W x 10.375 H

Premium display advertising rates and mechanics

UNIT DIMENSIONS PER ISSUE
Inside Front Cover (Double Page) 8″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $1600
Inside Back Cover 8″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $1130
Back Cover 8″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $1220
Center Spread 16″ W x 10.875″ H (.125″ bleed all 4 sides) $2112

  TRIM SIZE: 8″ W x 10.875″ H  |  LIVE AREA: 7.5″ W x 10.375 H

Featured solely on the digital edition of Pile Buck magazine.

UNIT DIMENSIONS PER ISSUE
Introduction Page 8″ W x 6.25″ H (.125″ bleed on all 4 sides) $650
Margin 120px W x 600px H $750
Interstitial Page 8″ W x 10.875″ H $600

Website advertising rates and mechanics

UNIT DIMENSIONS PER MONTH
Header Banner (all pages) 728 x 90 $1300
Right Menu (all pages) Square Ad (1) 300 x 300 $1200
Right Menu (all pages) Square Ad (2) 300 x 300 $1200
Homepage Banner (1) 728 x 90 $600
Homepage Banner (2) 728 x 90 $600
Magazine Archives Banner 728 x 90 $600
Shop Section (10 pages) Banner 728 x 90 $600
Industry News Section 728 x 90 $1100
General Construction Section 728 x 90 $950
Deep Foundations Section 728 x 90 $950
Marine Construction Section 728 x 90 $950
Engineering Section 728 x 90 $950
Legal Section 728 x 90 $800
Projects Section 728 x 90 $950

60,000+ recipients mailing list (contacts are hand-picked and never shared)

UNIT DIMENSIONS PER EMAIL
Email Ad 590 W x 380 H $1100

Ad & Editorial Submission Deadlines

ISSUE DATE
38-1  January/February January 14th, 2022
38-2  March/April March 11th, 2022
38-3  May/June May 13th, 2022
38-4  July/August July 15th, 2022
38-5  September/October September 16th, 2022
38-6  November/December November 11th, 2022

File requirements

FORMAT SPECIFICATIONS
PDF All fonts must be embedded and subset | All images/logos must be 300dpi or higher at full dimensions | CMYK color breakdown – no RGB or Pantone colors | When distilling – make sure OPI is not checked.
InDesign InDesign packages must include all fonts and images.
Images Illustrator EPS or PhotoshopEPS or TIFF accepted. All other applications please call for specific technical information.
Text Any supplied text must be sent in TXT or DOC formats.
Proofs SWOP Proofs must be supplied fpr any color critical advertising. SWOP Proofs must match the supplied files.

Circulation & Distribution

Pile Buck averages 17,000+ digital visitors per issue

Digital issue stats (note that data is still being collected)

ISSUE TOTAL ISSUE VISITS PAGE VIEWS PDF DOWNLOADS
Issue Total Issue Visits Page Views PDF Downloads
Issue 36-4 15,145 122,423 284
Issue 36-3 15,798 146,178 275
Issue 36-2 16,654 112,775 267
Issue 36-1 23,188 164,038 511
Issue 35-6 15,195 120,207 195
Issue 35-5 16,410 118,093 194
Issue 35-4 16,875 140,893 260
Issue 35-3 18,481 158,696 433
Issue 35-2 16,286 154,438 272
Issue 35-1 17,587 191,753 444

Countries who visit the digital issue the most

Country Percentage
United States 62%
Canada 6%
Germany 4%
Netherlands 3%
Australia 2%
United Kingdom 2%
Mexico 1.2%
France 1.2%
Findland 1%
India 1%
Italy 1%
Russia 1%
China 1%

Target PILE BUCK’s most successful, influential and industry-savvy readers