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Commissioning & Retro-Commissioning in Healthcare Facilities

Healthcare facilities are complex structures containing distinct and diverse spaces – each with its own set of challenges and requirements. A hospital, for example, typically contains offices, patient rooms, imaging facilities, laboratories, operating rooms, laundries, and cafeterias. Every area must be kept safe and hygienic, meeting rigorous standards that are both labor- and energy-intensive. Because…

RTM Sustainability Studio Services: Commissioning & Retro-Commissioning

As a sustainable design leader, RTM Engineering Consultants works with building owners to provide a well-researched strategy with an emphasis on the economic value through detailed payback analysis. We make sustainability a priority because we understand that keeping systems running efficiently makes all the difference for tenants and building owners alike. In our latest whitepaper, we outline…

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…

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Top Ways MEP Engineering Services Can Make Older Buildings More Efficient: Part Two

  From implementing a retro-commissioning strategy to exploring incentive programs, RTM Engineering Consultants leverages expertise for clients. Although sustainability is important as it relates to new construction, it also should be a priority when updating older buildings. With the changing demands in an environment of growing energy costs, RTM’s Sustainability Studio focuses specifically on providing…

RTM Engineering Consultants Launches Sustainability Studio to Accelerate Sustainable and Energy-Efficient Designs

Sustainability Studio Strengthens RTM’s Commitment to Green Building RTM Engineering Consultants (RTM), a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, recently launched a Sustainability Studio that focuses specifically on providing clean, efficient solutions to owners. As partners of U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Energy Star®, RTM…

Top Ways MEP Engineering Services Can Make Older Buildings More Efficient: Part One

From energy modeling to implementing a retro-commissioning strategy, RTM Engineering Consultants leverages expertise for clients. Sustainability is important as it relates to new construction – however, it also should be a priority when updating older buildings. To satisfy the changing demands in an environment of growing energy costs, RTM focuses specifically on providing clean, efficient…

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The Benefits of Commissioning and Retro-Commissioning

The Benefits of Commissioning and Retro-Commissioning Commissioning is the quality-focused process of verifying and documenting that the building systems are designed, installed, tested, operated, and maintained so a facility operates efficiently and meets the functionality as desired by the owner. It takes into account factors such as energy savings, reliability and environmental benefits. Commissioning is…

Sustainability Studio Strengthens RTM’s Commitment to Green Building

RTM Engineering Consultants continues to make sustainability a top priority. The firm delivers sustainable and energy-efficient designs to clients in varying markets by leveraging in-depth expertise to build the most efficient systems possible and recommending the most sustainable solutions. To strengthen its commitment to green building, RTM has created a Sustainability Studio that focuses specifically on providing…