Saying Goodbye To Dwight Smith

Dwight Smith, President & CEO of SSICOM, is retiring from CTL Engineering’s Board of Directors after 14 years of service. Read what Dwight says about CTL.

How CTL Engineering Helps Schools Develop Storm Shelters and Improve Security

The recent update to the Ohio Building Code requires storm shelters in new K-12 school buildings and many other critical structures that submitted plans after November 1, 2017. Section 423 of the Ohio Building Code now requires storm shelters compliant with ICC 500, the International Code Council’s standard for designing and constructing buildings strong enough […]


We do some pretty good things! Department Managers and Branch Managers give WOW points to employees who they feel deserves extra recognition. These employees go above and beyond their call of duty to provide excellent service to their clients and coworkers.

A Letter From CK Satyapriya: Spring 2018

I’m sure many of you are aware of the need for physical security (access control) as well as cyber security.  However, I am not sure if you know that CTL Engineering, Inc.  provides both among the complement of our many services. Read more!

How CTL failure analysis experts solve mysteries big and small

Failure analysis begins with a riddle. Why did a product, machine, device, or structure break, collapse, stop working, or otherwise fail to perform its intended function? Answering that question requires careful detective work based on scientific principles, testing, analysis, and substantial forensic engineering experience. Clients trying to solve these riddles have a lot on their […]

CTL Engineering Makes Gift to OSU to Bring Back Engineering Lab for Students

OSU students will now have a new engineering lab The more we invest in students the brighter our future.  Civil engineering students at The Ohio State University will gain hands-on geotechnical experience thanks to a $200,000 gift from CTL Engineering and its President and CEO C.K. Satyapriya. The generous gift establishes the CTL Engineering Lab in […]

Why Experience Matters in Asbestos Abatement Projects

Here at CTL Engineering, the first question we get from clients is, “How soon can you get it done?” We understand why. The unexpected discovery of asbestos slams the brakes on renovation or demolition projects. Within hours, managers are facing immense pressure to limit delays and costs, keep people safe, avoid litigation, and get back […]