Mechanical Considerations When Designing MRI Suites

Within a hospital, needs vary significantly by department and specialty treatment area; RTM Engineering Consultants understands each area’s unique specifications and requirements involving mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection (MEP/FP) systems. Our expert team of engineers has designed and created engineering solutions for more than 75 healthcare clients, and understands the complexity of this sector.…

RTM Team Members Earn Commissioning Authority (CxA) Certifications

As a member of the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG), a non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of independent third-party commissioning professionals, RTM Engineering Consultants work to ensure employees have a better understanding of the commissioning process by educating, training, and encouraging team members to gain certifications such as Certified Commissioning Authorities (CxAs), and Certified Commissioning Technicians…

RTM Increases Presence in Texas Market with Strategic Merger

RTM Engineering Consultants (RTM), a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, is pleased to announce its recent merger with Lippe and Associates Consulting Engineers, a full-service MEP firm located in Addison, Texas. “We are proud to add Lippe and Associates and welcome the experience and…

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RTM Engineering Consultants Celebrates Milestone Anniversary: 35 Years

Donation to local nonprofit underscores commitment to community; Decades of leadership and innovation deliver growth and garner national recognition CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2016 – RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, is celebrating 35 years of continued growth. Founded in 1981…

RTM Does Canstruction Chicago

RTM Engineering Consultants recently teamed up with OKW Architects and W.E. O’Neil Construction for the 2016 Chicago Canstruction Design/Build Competition. The event, which benefits the Greater Chicago Food Depository, is an international competition that challenges teams of architects, contractors and engineers in the building industry to design and build structures completely out of canned food, following strict guidelines.…

RTM’s Oakley Square Apartments Received the Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Rental Housing Preservation Award

RTM Engineering Consultants’ Oakley Square Apartments project received the Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Rental Housing Preservation Award at the 22nd Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards (CNDA) managed by LISC Chicago on February 18, 2016. The award was presented to The Community Builders, Inc., the project’s nonprofit real estate developer, and was one of two RTM…

RTM Supports the Homeless Women’s Residential & Counseling Center

RTM has teamed with The American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air–Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) to revitalize Orlando’s Women’s Residential & Counseling Center (WRCC). WRCC transforms the lives of homeless and battered women and children. The facility’s HVAC systems are failing and an upgraded air conditioning and water heating system is…

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Green building round up to celebrate Earth Day

Today is Earth Day – a terrific reminder of the importance of sustainable designs and that green building is at the forefront of many conversations in the MEP industry. RTM strives to provide sustainable solutions from incorporating LEED principles to recommending what plants work best in an office cubicle space. In celebration of Earth Day,…