Firm Profile

ReStl Designers, Inc. is a 40 year-old, full-services, woman-owned Structural Engineering firm, incorporated in the state of Maryland with offices located in Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC.

Founded by Mr. Kishore Mehta P.E., ReStl Designers, Inc. has been a leading provider of structurally sound engineering solutions throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond since 1976. ReStl is a full-service Minority-Owned, Woman-Owned Small Disadvanted Business which has gained a strong reputation over the last four decades for structural engineering design; service; personal attention and responsiveness; and has built its business on referrals and repeat clients. Mr. Mehta retired in 2015, after a long and illustrious career in Structural Engineering. Sujatha Ramanna, MBA, acquired the firm in June 2015 and is continuing to run the firm since June 2015.  

ReStl provides engineering design solutions that economically and efficiently address the architectural design requirements of the project, offering, at each stage, design alternatives for the Architect and Owner's evaluation.

As part of our efforts to bring added value to clients, ReStl now offers Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Engineering, Restoration, and Infrastructure Services. Our inclusive approach to project design provides our clients with comprehensive, economically efficient engineering solutions.


ReStl Designers, Inc. offers a wide range of professional engineering design services, including the following:

  • Structural Engineering
  • MEP Engineering
  • Value Engineering
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Rehabilitation & Renovation Analysis
  • Restoration
  • Infrastructure (Bridges)
  • Construction Management

ReStl also offers specialized engineering and design services including the following:

  • Historic Preservation
  • Seismic Design
  • Vibration Study
  • Blast Protection
  • Progressive Collapse
  • LEED / Sustainable Design


08/24/2016: Project Kick-Off - Morgan State University Student Services Center

Design work has commenced on the new Student Services Center at historic Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD. The 130,000 SF facility will serve as the administrative center of MSU campus life, housing retail and auxiliary campus services, administrative office space for staff and student organizations, and a new centralized data center. The new Center, located on a prominent corner of the University, is intended to function as a key gateway to the Morgan State campus.

03/02/2016: Purple Line Transit Partners Awarded Maryland-National Capital Purple Line Project

ReStl Designers has been selected to provide Structural Engineering services as a member of the winning Purple-Line Transit Partners team led by Fluor-Atkins. In an announcement Wednesday, Maryland Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn praised the PLTP team's selection to Design, Build, Operate, and Maintain the Purple Line, a 16.2-mile light rail line connecting the Washington D.C. suburbs of Montgomery and Prince George's County, Maryland. "With great construction know-how, superior transit expertise and continued low interest rates, Purple Line Transit Partners is positioned to deliver a tremendous value to Maryland taxpayers", Mr. Rahn said in a statement released shortly after Governor Larry Hogan's announcement of the award. Valued at nearly $2.2B, the Purple Line Public-Private-Partnership represents the largest public sector contract ever awarded in the state's history.