Improving School Pedestrian Safety and Uniting a Community: Civil Engineering Solutions

RTM Engineering Consultants’ civil engineering team specializes in site engineering designs for commercial, residential, industrial and municipal projects. With more than 30 years of experience, our civil team has the ability to design outside of the box to determine cost effective and reliable engineering solutions for clients. When RTM worked with an early learning center…

Advice for Engineers: Tip 4 – Producing Error-Free Project Documents Across All Disciplines

Due to the fast-paced nature of the industry, engineers are oftentimes working on multiple projects simultaneously. For every project, whether mechanical, electrical, plumbing, or civil, engineering professionals are usually tasked with curating construction documents, specifications, and engineering reports to highlight project scope and details. The accuracy of these documents is crucial as they present facts…

National Engineers Week is Underway!

As an advocate of STEM education, RTM Engineering Consultants understands the importance of events like National Engineers Week. Happening Feb. 19-25th, the event is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers. Each year, this conference reaches thousands of schools, businesses, and…

RTM Project Retail at The Fields Breaks Ground

RTM Engineering Consultants provided civil engineering services for a mixed-use development in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood known as ‘The Fields’. The 1.4 million-square-foot former Marshall Field’s warehouse is being renovated to include over 200,000 square feet of retail amenities, up to 450,000 square feet of office space, industrial warehouse space, and 700 indoor parking stalls.…

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Top 3 AEC Industry Headlines: November

Each month RTM explores the top news stories affecting the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) communities. This month in AEC news: Healthcare facilities overcoming challenges related to reducing costs while continuing to improve patient comfort with energy efficient designs; IrisVR launches apps that allow AEC professionals to instantly visualize, explore, and share 3D models with…

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Advice for Engineers: Tip Four – Provide Weekly Project Updates to Clients

The team members at RTM Engineering Consultants are advocates of both internal and external training that benefit employees throughout the company. We offer the continued education, mentorship, and hands-on experience it takes to truly grow as a professional in this industry. Our team is encouraged to participate in various seminars and gain professional development hours…

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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 Engineering Consultants Receives Zweig Group’s 2016 ‘Best Firms To Work For’ Honor

RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, received Zweig Group’s 2016 ‘Best Firms To Work For’ award in the multidiscipline category for the third consecutive year. Ranked on the basis of workplace culture, benefits, and employee satisfaction, the annual award highlights…

Advice for Engineers: Tip One – Plus or Minus 10 Percent

The team members at RTM Engineering Consultants (RTM) are advocates of both internal and external training that benefits employees throughout the company. Our team is encouraged to share knowledge and to sign up for various seminars and professional development hours to ensure we provide consistent and innovative quality designs to our clients. In a new…