Barber & Hoffman, Inc. is a premier structural engineering consulting firm serving the Midwest and mid-Atlantic states. We have been providing structural engineering expertise since C. Merrill Barber founded the firm in 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1998, the firm opened an office in the Pittsburgh area and in 2009, an office in Columbus, Ohio.

Facade repair and restoration is a specialty Barber & Hoffman has developed over the past 30 years as demand for these services has grown. The variety and quality of the services we provide consistently expands our client base.

Many of the firm’s impressive landmarks in the public and private sectors are: Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Botanical Gardens, the Great Lakes Science Center, the Cleveland Federal Office Building, Cleveland State University Library Tower, the Cleveland Convention Center, and Cuyahoga Community College Metro Campus just to name a few.

We serve design and construction professionals, medical and educational institutions, building owners and managers, government agencies, contractors, fabricators, developers and others. Our firm is rich with a versatile staff of registered Professional Engineers, EI’s, and technicians. We possess decades of experience coupled with the knowledge of the latest design techniques, structural engineering modeling, materials technology, and cost-effective planning to produce a wide range of interesting and efficient buildings and structures.


  • New Structures
  • Existing Structures
  • Parking Garages
  • Building Assessments
  • Restoration
  • Facades
  • Forensic


  • Hilton Cleveland Downtown
  • CWRU Maltz Peforming Arts Center
  • CSU Rhodes Tower Plaza
  • Terminal Tower Facade
  • Cleveland Museum of Art

Mike Mazzocco, P.E.
Phone: 216.875.0100 | Fax: 216.875.0111
2217 East 9th Street, Suite 350 – Cleveland, Ohio 44115-1257