Top 3 AEC Industry Headlines: March

Each month RTM explores the top news stories affecting the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) communities. This month in AEC news: Recently released studies anticipate significant growth worldwide within the smart building market; The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) has finished a fluorescent to LED upgrade at its headquarters in Washington, DC, which will reportedly cut…

Project Showcase: Ann Arbor High-Rise Residential Complex

RTM Engineering Consultants provided MEP/FP engineering services for a new 12-story, 131,181-square-foot residential complex in the heart of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Because Ann Arbor requires buildings to meet a set minimum as it relates to energy efficiency, sustainability was top-of-mind for the 124-unit project. The complex houses a variety of layouts, including studios, two-, three-,…

Electrical, Fire Protection & Plumbing Considerations When Designing MRI Suites

The RTM Engineering Consultants team has designed and created engineering solutions for more than 75 healthcare clients, and understands the complexity of this sector. Within a hospital, needs vary significantly by department and specialty treatment area, and RTM takes pride in understanding each area’s unique specifications and requirements involving mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection…

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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…