Central Ohio has a vibrant and exciting retail market.  It is home to many restaurant and retail headquarters. Polaris, Easton, the Gateway District and the Short North are just a few examples of some of the exciting projects that have been built (or rehabbed) in and around the area in recent times.  Franklinton and the southside neighborhoods around Children’s Hospital are a few more up and coming areas that will see a lot of retail space.

Carpenter & Cross provides many structural engineering services to the retail community including but not limited to:

  • Feasibility studies
  • Code analysis
  • Structural design using a wide variety of materials including concrete, steel, wood and masonry
  • Foundation design
  • Design of specialty structures
  • Cost estimation services
  • Field services
  • Constructability and peer reviews
  • Investigations and failure analysis
  • Expert witness testimony

“Success is on the same road as failure; success is just a little further down the road.”

– Jack Hyles