Travis McCoy Wins SMPS Arizona President’s Choice Award

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 in News, Staff | No Comments
Travis McCoy Wins SMPS Arizona President’s Choice Award

When Travis McCoy opened Schaefer’s Phoenix office last year, he joined Society for Marketing Professional Services Arizona chapter to meet local industry professionals. A year later, Travis participates on three committees, has moderated a program, and was recently recognized with the President’s Choice Award. “Since joining the Arizona chapter of SMPS, Travis has made a significant effort to […]

ESG is now Schaefer

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Entertainment, News, Press Release | No Comments
ESG is now Schaefer

Today is a good day, a day that started four years ago on April 1, 2013 when we became Schaefer, aligning our brand with our best and strongest attributes. Today, our entertainment division, Entertainment Structures Group (ESG), becomes a part of Schaefer. ESG began in 2002 with a group of employees who were passionate about special and temporary […]

One Year Later: How We’ve Grown Our Phoenix Office

Posted by on Mar 30, 2017 in News | 2 Comments
One Year Later: How We’ve Grown Our Phoenix Office

What to Expect When Opening a New Office My Own Office In the past year, I went from working in cubicles alongside 40+ structural engineers in our Cincinnati office, to a much quieter, temporary executive office in Phoenix, to our new open concept office. When I moved to Phoenix and had my own space, I […]

Schaefer One of Columbus Business First’s Coolest Offices

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Hometowns, News | No Comments
Schaefer One of Columbus Business First’s Coolest Offices

Originally published by Columbus Business First

Structures Booth Wins Best Technology Exhibit at Ohio State Fair

Posted by on Sep 2, 2016 in News, Outreach | No Comments
Structures Booth Wins Best Technology Exhibit at Ohio State Fair

Schaefer’s internal culture promotes continuous learning, and teaching, through mentorship and in-house training seminars. We’re passionate about what we do, and share it both internally and externally whenever we can. As a Structural Engineers Association of Ohio partner, Schaefer structural engineers Fae Garstang and Bernie Kooi participated in the 2016 Ohio State Fair Ohio Technology […]

Schaefer Nationally Ranked as 2016 Best Firm to Work For

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in News | No Comments
Schaefer Nationally Ranked as 2016 Best Firm to Work For

Schaefer’s unifying culture is one of the reasons why it ranked as the third best structural engineering firm on Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For national ranking. Many Schaefer employees have spent decades at the company, proving the firm’s commitment to continuous improvement, employee engagement and project diversification that help to retain employees. As Schaefer continues to grow, […]

Schaefer Columbus Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in News | No Comments
Schaefer Columbus Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Happy 10th anniversary, Schaefer Columbus!

Schaefer Opens Office in Arizona

Posted by on Mar 24, 2016 in News | No Comments
Schaefer Opens Office in Arizona

“We pride our firm on our entrepreneurial spirit. When an employee asks to pursue a new market, after reasonable consideration, we ask that employee to lead the charge. When an employee wants to specialize in a new building material, we do the same. And when an employee wants to move to a new city, and […]

The Future of Wood Construction
Starts NOW!

Posted by on Nov 12, 2015 in CLT, Housing, News | No Comments
The Future of Wood Construction </br>Starts NOW!

Multi-family housing and mixed-use projects have consistently covered Schaefer engineers’ desks for the past several years. The majority of these developments used wood materials because of its cost and constructibility. While mixed-use and mixed-materials become more common and includes a lot of innovative ideas with wood construction, it is limited to five stories tall. While there […]

The End of a Presidency

Posted by on Aug 4, 2015 in News, Outreach, Staff | One Comment
The End of a Presidency

Ted Orr, Schaefer Marketing Manager and President of Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Columbus Chapter, presided over his final event yesterday, the SMPS Annual Celebrity Charity Golf Classic. While the SMPS year does not end until August 31, he will spend the rest of the month assisting in the President-Elect’s transition into her presidential year. […]