David Swain, P.E., brings extensive mechanical engineering and project management experience, most notably within the healthcare sector
RTM Engineering Consultants, a trusted engineering consulting partner to some of the nation’s most respected architectural firms and Fortune 500 companies, has hired David Swain, P.E., as a senior mechanical engineer for the firm.
Swain brings 20+ years of expertise in mechanical engineering and project management in various sectors, most notably within the healthcare sector. His extensive MEP industry knowledge allows him to not only manage several concurrent projects, but also perform evaluations for clients in order to provide cost effective short- and long-term recommendations.
“We are pleased to welcome David to our team and believe his experience will help position RTM for future growth and success,” said RTM CEO Tony Mirchandani. “David shares our vision for making a positive, lasting impact on our client’s projects and we look forward to his consultation and leadership.”
Prior to joining RTM, Swain served as associate vice president at Cannon Design, where he spearheaded project management efforts for construction projects from concept design, permit and contract documents to construction administration for MEP trades including HVAC, plumbing, electrical, telecom, and fire protection. As a senior mechanical engineer at OWP/P, Swain served as an HVAC design lead for renovation and new construction projects.
His portfolio of work includes projects with Northwestern Medicine, Froedtert Hospital, Argonne National Laboratory, University of Illinois, Northwestern University, CME Group, and Chicago Public Schools, among many others.
Swain holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Illinois and Indiana and a member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).