(Akron, OH – May 1, 2015) GPD Group is pleased to announce that Ebersole Structural Engineers Ltd., an Akron-based structural engineering firm, has joined their team.
Ebersole Structural Engineers Ltd. is a specialized structural engineering consulting firm that provides services to a broad range of clients in Northeast Ohio. Founded in 2004, the company has designed educational, office, residential, retail, hotel, industrial and parking structures in designs of steel, wood, masonry, concrete, and post-tensioned concrete. “We have a proud tradition of providing innovative structural engineering services for architects, contractors and developers. By partnering with GPD Group, we are able to offer leading-edge structural engineering solutions to a broader range of clients,” said Stephen F. Ebersole, PE, Principal of Ebersole Structural Engineers Ltd.
Creating a seamless transition, Ebersole employees have relocated to GPD Group’s headquarters in Akron, Ohio. Combined with GPD Group’s comprehensive architectural and engineering team, the staff of Ebersole will be able to offer a more complete set of services to their existing clients. This acquisition also strengthens GPD’s core group of architects and engineers and enhances the firm’s ability to deliver integrated services to clients both locally and nationally.
“We are excited that Ebersole Structural Engineers Ltd. is now a part of GPD Group. Their project experience and design leadership are a perfect complement to our current structural engineering staff, and we look forward to our future together,” said Darrin Kotecki, PE, President of GPD Group.
GPD Group is a professional services firm that specializes in engineering, planning and architectural design for diverse markets including community facilities, education, geotechnical, housing, parks and recreation, power distribution, public works, retail commercial, site development, surveying, telecommunications, and transportation. GPD Group is headquartered in Akron, with offices in Cleveland, Chardon, Columbus, Marion and Youngstown, Ohio; Atlanta, Georgia; Indianapolis, Indiana; Louisville, Kentucky; Phoenix, Arizona; and Seattle, Washington.