Corporate History

Hardeman Kempton & Associates is proud to announce it is now Kempton Rinard. Following a 26 year partnership with Jeff Hardeman, Ted Kempton and Jason Rinard branched off to form a new venture. Combining years of experience and commitment to clients, Kempton Rinard continues to provide the same outstanding leadership, service and dedication to our valued clients.


Our talented design team provides award-winning, professional civil engineering, landscape architecture and site planning services for municipal, corporate, educational and recreational projects throughout the southeastern United States. In 2003, we expanded to include our partner company - SiteCrafters of Florida, Inc., an underground utilities and site development contractor. Together we provide consulting and design services with a complete understanding of the construction process.


Kempton Rinard is a certified SBE with various municipalities throughout Florida. Our repeat clients include public and private entities such as the City of Tampa, City of Lakeland, University of Tampa, Eckerd College, Tampa Palms, Lakewood Ranch, private developers as well as engineering and architecture firms.