Noteworthy Happenings

Here’s the latest on some of our project partnerships, as well as news about what our employees are up to:

June 8, 2016
John A. Schaad Achievement Scholarship Awarded

Hi friends, meet Sarah Beam. She’s a 2016 graduate of Morgan High School in McConnelsville, Ohio, and is the recipient of this year’s John A. Schaad Achievement Scholarship. The scholarship honors John, a long-time, valued engineer with our firm, who lost his courageous battle with cancer in 2013. Jezerinac Geers & Associates, Inc., along with …Continue Reading »

John A. Schaad Achievement Scholarship Awarded
May 4, 2016
Thinking About Winter Already?

Spring weather is barely here, but a team of engineers at Jezerinac Geers is already thinking about winter. Working with Thomas & Marker Construction, we’re on the design-build team to replace Mad River Mountain’s ski lodge, which was lost to a fire last September. The new 46,000 sq. ft. lodge features a loft area on …Continue Reading »

Thinking About Winter Already?
April 4, 2016
Seismic Design Category Explained

by Stanley N. Fuller, PE, SE   Seismic Design Category No single measure is more central to seismic design than the “Seismic Design Category” (SDC).  What is it?  How is it found?  And what does it mean to a building?  We’ll take a little time here to answer these questions.   What is the “Seismic …Continue Reading »

Seismic Design Category Explained
December 8, 2015
Matt Inkrott Named to SEAoO Board

Jezerinac Geers project engineer, Matt Inkrott, PE, has been named to the board of directors of the Structural Engineers Association of Ohio (SEAoO), which is a member organization of the National Council of Structural Engineers Association. Matt previously served as SEoO’s Columbus section leader. “Being involved in SEAoO allows me to grow as a structural …Continue Reading »

Matt Inkrott Named to SEAoO Board
November 24, 2015
Zoo Wins ENR Best Project Award

It isn’t every day that a structural engineer gets to use an airplane as a component for a lion exhibit, but that’s exactly the case in our work on the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium’s Heart of Africa Exhibit. Because of the outstanding design and construction on the exhibit, it was recently honored with an ENR …Continue Reading »

Zoo Wins ENR Best Project Award