Central Ohio Chapter

SMBH, Inc. is committed to providing the finest structural engineering services to our clients.

Our highly-regarded professional engineering services and documents which are known for their constructability and attention-to-detail are provided to you in a timely fashion. We are first to market with new technologies, such as BIM, which leads to extensive experience with the latest industry advancements.

Our understanding of sustainable design concepts, including LEED Accredited Professionals on staff and willingness to tackle challenging projects is our hallmark.

1166 Dublin Road, Ste 200
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Partner Contact

Stephen Metz

Stephen is the President of SMBH, bringing more than two decades of structural engineering experience to the firm.  Under his leadership, the firm has enjoyed significant growth and remains at the forefront of structural engineering in the Ohio region. His prior office and field experience includes material testing, construction inspection and land surveying, which contributes to his knowledge of the design and construction process. Stephen has designed new buildings as well as additions and renovations to existing structures using all conventional building materials for various building types. His experience also includes analysis of existing structures and expert witness testimony.


  • BIM

Team Development

  • Team Selection
  • Team Organization
  • Team Communication Methods
  • Design Assist
  • Colocation-Design
  • Pull Planning