What’s the Difference Between Designing Structures in Ohio vs. Arizona?

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Hometowns, News | No Comments
What’s the Difference Between Designing Structures in Ohio vs. Arizona?

Phoenix vs. Cincinnati/Columbus Structural Engineering Different parts of the country have special nuances to consider when designing buildings. For instance, if the project is in California, it will most likely require high seismic analysis and design due to the higher likelihood of an earthquake. Or if the project is along the Florida coastline, it will […]

Schaefer Recruiting Video Wins Telly Award

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in News, Press Release | No Comments
Schaefer Recruiting Video Wins Telly Award

Schaefer’s “Work at Schaefer” video, featured on the Careers page of our website, took home the Bronze Telly Award for Corporate Image. The recruiting and culture focused video led to 30% more resumes submitted and almost 700 minutes of watch time in the two months following its publishing. The Telly Awards, in its 38th year, receives […]

Schaefer Named Finalist in SMPS Marketing Communication Awards

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in News, Press Release | No Comments
Schaefer Named Finalist in SMPS Marketing Communication Awards

Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) named Schaefer a finalist for two of its Marketing Communication Awards categories: Video (External) and Direct-Mail. Schaefer’s marketing team submitted our “Work at Schaefer” video that’s featured on the Careers page of our website. The recruiting and culture focused video led to 30% more resumes submitted and almost 700 minutes […]

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!