Quality, Cost Effective Design Solutions


The Ballard Group, Inc.'s sole focus is providing quality, cost effective mechanical design solutions that meet the needs of our clients.  In the 40 years we have been in business we  have established many long term relationships with those we do business with.  90% of our incoming projects are with repeat clients, both with Architects and Building Owners.  We believe this is a result of making out clients' needs our primary concern.  We employ sound engineering with professional, highly personal and responsive service to ensure our clients have a positive experience on every project.


Mechanical Engineering Services Offered by The Ballard Group, Inc.


No matter if the project is large or small, we have the experience to meet all applicable Codes and exceed the expectations of the Building Owner.  We take pride in ensuring we put as much effort into small jobs as we do huge new builds and produce the same high quality documents for every job.


We offer HVAC-R (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration), Plumbing, Fire Protections and Medical Gas Engineering services to meet any project need and budget, such as:

HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Protection
& Medical Gas System Engineering Design

  • New Construction
  • Core & Shell Design
  • Tenant Finish
  • Additions to Existing Buildings
  • Redesign of Existing Systems
  • Remodel of Existing Systems
  • Retrofit of Existing Systems
  • Upgrades to Existing Systems


Please see our Project Experience page for examples of the many commercial project types that we have designed mechanical systems in.

Energy Conservation Focused Design including

  • LEED Building Certification
  • Greenbuild
  • Net Zero
  • Compliance with Local Sustainable Design Codes
  • Cost Lowering Measures Implemented
  • Energy Modeling
  • Energy Conservation Studies
  • Energy Management Recommendations


Please see our Project Experience: LEED Certified page for examples of projects that are in process or have been LEED Certified.

Additional Mechanical Engineering Services Offered

  • Master Planning
  • Systems Troubleshooting
  • Life Cycle Cost Analysis
  • Cost Estimating
  • Building Systems Assessments
  • Evaluations & Reports
  • Peer Review
  • Value Engineering

The Ballard Group currently has five Principals, 4 of whom, plus 3 employees, carry current Professional Engineering Licenses in 21 of the 48 contiguous United States.  Please see our Professional Engineering page for more information.


In addition, we are currently certified as a Small Business Enterprise (SBE) by the City & County of Denver and by the Regional Transportation District, Denver-Metro Area.