Our Firm

Constantly striving to go above and beyond, we integrate our team seamlessly into those of our clients, creating an invaluable collaboration at a highly competitive price. Schnackel Engineers consistently delivers the most reliable, responsive and competitively priced Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire Control engineering services to the Architectural and Construction industry on a local and national scale.

We invite you to make Schnackel Engineers a part of your team.


Competitive Rates

Headquartered in Omaha, NE, the reasonable Midwestern cost of living allows us to offer very competitive rates. To ensure quality, accuracy and low cost, most of our production work is generated out of our Omaha headquarters, but our offices in New York, Los Angeles, Seattle and Honolulu enhance and expand our ability to service projects and clients throughout the country promptly and efficiently. And with certifications in 50 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and several Canadian provinces, our ability to serve clients throughout the US and Canada is all but limitless. 



Your company can be assured that Schnackel Engineers adheres to the strictest of moral and ethical and technical standards on any project we undertake. As an extension of our clients’ teams, we believe it is our responsibility to behave in a way that reflects well on you as much as it does on us. In over 50 years in business, our firm remains 100% claims free, reflecting our commitment to quality and integrity in everything we do.



Ever changing, Schnackel Engineers is consistently at the forefront of the latest in design technology. Schnackel Engineers has spent many years and millions of dollars developing proprietary software, which allows us to eliminate most human error and to lower costs. The benefits we pass on to our clients are more accurate drawings, fewer change orders, lower construction costs and greater speed of delivery. Our ability to anticipate and adapt to the latest technological advances keeps our team and our clients’ teams running efficiently and cost-effectively.



At Schnackel Engineers, our focus is always on the success of our client partners. Both you and your project get our complete focus - from preliminary design, through construction completion. We are your at-your-service expert advisors every step of the way. We know our reputation is based on your success. Nothing makes us look better than making you look better.


Breadth of Experience

With five decades of experience on a wide variety of projects, our history of project design in many market areas speaks to our ability to efficiently and reliably provide the highest quality Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection and Data Communications engineering services to our clients. Please contact us to obtain specific project or facility-related experience records.


Work Ethic

The best teammates are the ones who make everyone else on the team look good and play better. We apply our solid, Midwest work ethic to the philosophy of being the ultimate team player throughout our process. Our dedication to hard work, self-discipline and responsibility is paramount in our day-to-day operation, and helps us to deliver what we promise, when we promise, every single time.


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Omaha - Headquarters
Contact: Melvin Smeall
3035 South 72nd Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68124
T: 402.391.7680

New York
Contact: Sean Hornbuckle
307 W. 36th Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10018
T: 212.366.4813

Los Angeles
Contact: Jason Seymour
80 South Lake Avenue, Suite 650
Pasadena, CA 91101
T: 626.486.0246

Contact: Jeremiah Cope
701 5th Avenue, Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104
T: 206.926.8318

Contact: Matthew Velder
1585 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 1320
Honolulu, HI 96814
T: 808.892.3660

Toll Free
T: 800.581.0963
F: 800.930.9526