Founded in Lexington, Kentucky in 1914 by Howard K. Bell, Bell Engineering has earned a solid reputation as a provider of solutions-based, innovative engineering applications that fulfill the needs of communities and industries around the US.

 

Originally operating as Howard K. Bell Consulting Engineers, Bell was one of the first consulting engineering firms in the state of Kentucky and specialized primarily in water, wastewater and stormwater engineering. More than 100 years later, our corporate headquarters remains centrally located in Lexington, Kentucky, while our branch offices in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, and Asheville, North Carolina, allows us to effectively serve Western Kentucky and the Southeastern United States. We are committed now more than ever to developing successful partnerships and relationships with our customers.

 

We employ experts in civil, environmental, mechanical, electrical, operations and value engineering, industrial pretreatment and landscape architecture -- all prepared to work with you to solve issues that you encounter. Our staff leads with the experience and availability necessary to complete projects in a timely, efficient and cost-effective manner, while planning for compliance with the rigorous and ever-changing standards facing the industry.

 

As you browse our website, we hope you will see why Bell is the best choice for your project. We serve our clients with a "hands-on" approach offering top-notch customer service that is second to none.

 106

Years of Engineering

& Design Excellence.

 

YOUR BELL ENGINEERING TEAM

The right team can make or break your project. 
Selecting Bell for your project means that you can be confident that you have a dedicated team of qualified individuals working with your best interests in mind. We invite you to meet our firm leaders - each of whom takes a hands-on role in our projects to ensure your satisfaction.

President
KELLY G. GILLESPIE
Executive Vice President
JAMES K. ROBERTS
Vice President
STEPHEN H. CAUDILL 
Vice President
JOHN D. PRINCE
Vice President
DAVID F. SCHRADER
VP/Regional Office Manager
ROBERT L. PICKERILL
Director of Marketing
MEGAN E. HOGAN
Regional Office Manager
JOSHUA T. KARRICK
Controller/Finance Manager
CARAH L. BOGGESS

YOUR CAREER STARTS HERE

Our employees enjoy:

  • Competitive Salaries

  • Health Insurance

  • Long-Term Disability

  • 401K

  • Paid Vacation & Sick Leave

  • Life Insurance

  • Profit Sharing

  • ESOP

 
 

ABOUT BELL ENGINEERING