hometowns

with offices across the country, we can meet our customers wherever they are

CINCINNATI

Cincinnati - Ohio State Outline

Steve Schaefer founded this structural engineering firm in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1976.

Since that first office, we’ve moved to accommodate growth, but have always been located within city limits. We love it here.

TOP UP-AND-COMING CITY FOR RECENT COLLEGE GRADS (Forbes)

#4 BEST CITY FOR RECREATION (WalletHub)

#8 BEST CITY FOR JOBS (MONEY)

#8 PLACES TO GO IN 2018 (The New York Times)

#9 BEST CITY FOR RAISING A FAMILY (Forbes)

#14 BEST CITY FOR BEER LOVERS (Redfin)

what Cincinnati has to offer:

Kings Island
Breweries
Over The Rhine
Sports

projects led by our Cincinnati office:

COLUMBUS

Columbus - Ohio State Outline

Schaefer Columbus opened in 2006 with one entrepreneurial engineer.

After finding success in the central Ohio market, the team has consistently grown due to creative solutions, collaborative mindsets and high quality designs. Working on some of the most anticipated central Ohio projects, Schaefer Columbus is poised to continue on its current growth trajectory.

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SMART CITY GRANT RECIPIENT

#3 BEST CITY FOR MILLENIALS (MONEY)

#7 BEST CITY FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS (Forbes)

#7 BEST CITY FOR JOBS (MONEY)

what Columbus has to offer:

Smart City Grant
Short North
Local Zoo
Foodie Culture

projects led by our Columbus office:

PHOENIX

Phoenix - Arizona State Outline

We promote an entrepreneurial spirit in our employees.

Our newest office was started by one courageous Cincinnati employee who was ready to move out west, but not ready to leave Schaefer. While we’ve designed structures in Arizona for years, we are now a part of the community.

#12 BEST CITY TO LIVE AND WORK (Robert Half)

#1 BEST CITY FOR DRIVERS AROUND THE WORLD (Waze)

#48 BEST PLACES TO LIVE (U.S. News & World Report)

what Phoenix has to offer:

Phoenix Open
Cardinal Stadium
Botanical Gardens
Grand Canyon