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,…

RTM Project Update: Abe and Ida Cooper Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification

The Abe and Ida Cooper Center recently achieved LEED Gold certification. RTM Engineering Consultants provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection (MEP/FP) design for this project—an 18,500-square-foot family services facility that features an indoor play area for children; offices for therapists and other qualified personnel; classrooms; and additional staff and support spaces, such as pantries,…

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…

Project Update

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…

RTM Engineering Consultants’ Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative Project Receives AIA/HUD Secretary Award

The project also was recognized for Architectural Excellence in Community Design by the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, is proud to announce that the Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative (DA+HC) has won the AIA/HUD Secretary…

MEP Systems

RTM Engineering Consultants Releases Whitepaper: The Importance of MEP Systems in MRI Suites

Leveraging extensive healthcare expertise, the paper examines key factors in designing a protected environment for patients and healthcare providers. RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, recently released a whitepaper addressing the importance of mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection…

RTM Outlines Considerations for Designing a Safe & Efficient Elevator System: Part Three

Electrical power requirements when designing for high rises In a new elevator design blog series, RTM Engineering Consultants delves into mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) considerations as well as fire protection factors related to designing safe and efficient elevator systems. The trend to build upward continues due to land restraints in urban areas. Because of…

RTM Outlines Considerations for Designing a Safe & Efficient Elevator System: Part Two

Smoke Control Solutions for Elevator Shafts Designing multi-story buildings requires architectural and engineering teams to pay close attention to elevator systems as they must meet current safety standards and meet the unique needs of a particular project. In a new elevator design blog series, RTM delves into mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) considerations as well…