New Principal Joins RTM Engineering Consultants

RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, welcomes David Piluski, PE, as a Principal for the firm. Piluski will be located in the Schaumburg office. Piluski brings over 30 years of expertise in mechanical engineering and project team leadership for building…

How New Technology Serves Civil Engineering Clients

Civil engineering is a discipline with a long history, dating back to the design, construction, and maintenance of the world’s earliest infrastructure projects. But it still continues to evolve and modernize with emerging trends and technologies. RTM Engineering Consultants’ civil engineering department has more than 30 years of experience in developing site engineering designs for…

Finding the Right Sustainability Solution Through Civil Engineering

In RTM Engineering Consultants’ civil engineering department, sustainability measures are incorporated into practically every project. Cities like Chicago have high sustainable development standards, and RTM has decades of experience researching, designing, and implementing projects to meet these requirements. But RTM’s expertise goes beyond fulfilling guidelines; the team also excels at determining the ideal green building…

The Benefits of Keeping MEP and Civil Engineering Under One Roof

Many of RTM Engineering Consultants’ large-scale projects are a fusion of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) and civil engineering services. RTM specializes in both MEP and civil engineering, helping clients meet their goals on time and under budget. “The biggest benefit of having MEP and civil in-house is the ease of coordination,” said Scott DiGilio,…

A Sustainable & Cost-Effective Stormwater Solution

The City of Chicago promotes sustainable development practices to construct buildings that minimize their environmental impact – and are both healthier for occupants and more affordable for owners. As part of this effort, the city’s Sustainable Development Division encourages strategies that absorb stormwater on site, including green roof installation. Green roofs are effective in reducing…

Going Net Zero with Your Building

Conceptually, designing a net zero building is straightforward. The goal is simply to utilize renewable energy sources to generate at least as much energy as is consumed. But in reality, net zero buildings are complex and can encounter unforeseen challenges. RTM Engineering Consultants has extensive experience in delivering sustainable and energy-efficient solutions for clients. For…

Project Showcase: Artis Senior Living

Artis Senior Living, a leading provider of assisted living and memory care services, recently expanded with the addition of a five-story senior living center in Chicago’s Lake View neighborhood. Hospitals and health facilities have unique challenges and require specific expertise. RTM was selected to provide engineering design of the MEP/FP systems as well as civil…