Company Profile

K&S Engineering, PLLC is a full-service structural engineering consulting firm located in Clarksville, Tennessee. The firm specializes in the structural design of commercial, industrial, and public-use buildings as well as many other structure types.  The firmís goal is to exceed our clientsí expectations by providing them with creative, cost-effective design solutions utilizing our highly experienced staff and state of the art equipment.

The firm was formerly known as Kessinger & Shepard Engineering, which was created in 1984 as a partnership between Dick Kessinger and Ben Shepard.  The professional limited liability company, K&S Engineering, was created in January 2001 and originally managed by Kevin Krantz and Ben Shepard.  Since then, Ben Shepard has retired from service to the company in 2011.  The firmís current group of principals incorporate their individual strengths to share responsibility in the operation of K&S Engineering, PLLC.

Our team of engineers is licensed to practice in 37 states and features over 75 years of combined  engineering experience.  The broad base of knowledge and experience gained from working in various locations and networking with many construction professionals has equipped us with the expertise to produce practical, economical designs for our clients.  Our firm is responsive to the needs of our clients, and has the ability to complete complex structural designs in a reliable manner.  We strive to provide efficient structural designs on every project through use of advanced technology and computerized applications in design.  All construction documents are produced using either AutoCAD or Revit software.  Our firm takes pride in rapid implementation of new technology as it becomes available.

Our clients affirm that the level of detail we provide for structural design and display within the contract documents extends beyond what they have experienced from other consultants.  Whether working with architects, design-build contractors, or municipalities, our clients often comment that our extra attention to detail during the design phase has proven to simplify and accelerate construction efforts, thus saving our clients both time and money in accomplishing the completed product.

A. Kevin Krantz, P.E.
Structural Engineer/Chief Manager
C. Todd Walker, P.E.
Structural Engineer/Vice Manager
Michael W. Reed, P.E.
Structural Engineer/Principal
Richard W. Weakley, P.E., S.E.
Structural Engineer/Principal
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