Commercial Building Engineering Services

We know buildings and we understand business.

At Criterium-Cincinnati Engineers, we never forget that business owners often own buildings too. Our insight into commercial real estate properties and transactions, environmental solutions, facility management, and capital planning helps our clients from coast to coast build equity, maximize profits, and protect the people who live and work in their properties every day.

We aren’t just Professional Engineers. We’re successful entrepreneurs serving real estate investment trusts, corporate real estate owners and managers, financial institutions, insurance companies, and government enterprises throughout Greater Cincinnati and northern Kentucky. We know you need an engineering firm specializing in all building systems, providing the full spectrum of commercial engineering services, while responding quickly to your questions and concerns with real solutions to your challenges..

Put the power of our years of engineering experience to work for you:

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Every one of our commercial building inspections is performed and/or reviewed by a licensed, Professional Engineer with over eight years of training, testing and extensive experience in building condition assessment. Our building inspection reports give clear guidance in conversational language on the current condition of your building and the best way to maintain or repair it.



Criterium-Cincinnati Engineers are often called upon to provide forensic insights and testimony during insurance investigations. Our extensive experience and ability to communicate complex concepts clearly provides a clear competitive advantage.



In 2016, the City of Cincinnati enacted a fire escape inspection building ordinance requiring periodic inspections for safety and stability. Since then, Criterium-Cincinnati has performed hundreds of fire escape inspections. Our professional engineers provide both a report and the completed application so that all you need to do is write the city ordinance check and submit it with the form and report.


Since 1985, Criterium-Cincinnati Engineers has evaluated more than 24,000 buildings across Greater Cincinnati and northern Kentucky. From Class A offices to historic retrofits, from large shopping malls to strip centers, condominiums to corner apartments, motels to resort hotels, warehouses, mobile home parks, nursing homes, and hospitals.  We’ve seen it all. We’ve set the standard for clear communication, customer service, and excellence in engineering along the way. And we want to be your consulting engineering firm of choice.