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15 Southlake Lane
Suite 300
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 879-2036
1140 St Andrews Road
Suite B
Columnbia, SC 29210
(803) 798-7313
For more than 23 years Ferrell Engineering, Inc. has provided excellence in Structural and Specialty Design for the Steel Industry throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. Central to the company's success are the relationships that have been established with our clients, as well as the professional dedication of our employees. Maintaining these relationships, while also providing excellence in Structural and Specialty Design, is and will continue to be central to our mission.

In recent months, the owner and founder of Ferrell Engineering, Inc., Tom Ferrell, initiated a leadership transition within the company that will:
  1. Guarantee the same reliable partnership and personal business connections with our customers, and
2. Provide a professional environment that will foster the most dedicated specialists in the field of engineering design.

While all of our employees have contributed to our accomplishments through the years, we are honored to announce several key positions that recently became effective.

Tony Hazel, PE - Senior Principal/Chief Executive Officer - Tony opened Ferrell Engineering's Columbia, SC office in 1998 bringing with him 16 years of experience in steel fabrication, connection design, and detailing, of large and complex structures. Tony also serves as a current member of the AISC Committee on Specification and AISC TC 3 for Loads, Analysis, and Systems.

Doug Ferrell - Senior Principal/Chief Operating Officer - Doug began at Ferrell Engineering's Birmingham office in 1995. With his father as a mentor, he was given the opportunity for hands on experience in detailing and fabrication. Doug has participated in 19 years of Ferrell Engineering's growth and success while also serving as a member of the RCSC Specification Committee and AWS D1 TG1 for Design and TG7 for Tubulars.

Tom Ferrell, PE - Principal/Founder/Chief Financial Officer - Tom founded Ferrell Engineering, Inc. in 1991 after 24 years in steel fabrication, detailing, and erection. His professional and life experience has inspired the culture for our clients and employees. Tom will remain an integral part of Ferrell Engineering, Inc. in an administrative and consultant role. Tom is an Emeritus member of the AISC Manual Committee, a member of the AISC TC 6 for Connections, and a member of ASCE Committee on the Design of Steel Buildings. In 2012 Tom was recognized by American Institute of Steel Construction for Lifetime Achievement Award.

David Rutledge, PE - Senior Structural Engineer/Manager (Birmingham Office)
James Neary, PE - Senior Structural Engineer/Manager (Columbia Office)
Ryan Cobb, PE - Senior Structural Engineer (Birmingham Office)
Structural & Specialty Design