RTM Engineering Consultants has had an amazing year filled with exciting opportunities and accomplishments. In 2016, we celebrated a milestone anniversary—35 years of continued growth. The firm also received numerous awards and honors, including making the Inc. 5,000 list of America’s fastest-growing private firms and Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s MEP Giants list, not to mention landing on the Zweig Group’s Hot Firm and Best Firms to Work For lists.
As we get ready for a prosperous 2017—continuing to provide innovative, clean and reliable engineering services to clients—we look back at some of our most popular and most viewed blogs of 2016.
- RTM Increases Presence in Texas Market with Strategic Merger
We recently merged with Lippe and Associates Consulting Engineers, a full-service MEP firm located in Addison, Texas. Lippe brings 30 years of experience and a robust national portfolio. “We are proud to add Lippe and Associates and welcome the experience and resources they bring to RTM,” said RTM CEO Tony Mirchandani. “With this partnership, we’ve strengthened our service capabilities and our commitment to providing reliable, efficient and innovative MEP/FP services to clients in every major market.” Read more.
- RTM Engineering Consultants Earns A Spot on Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s MEP Giants List
RTM made the Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s (CSE) MEP Giants list, gaining recognition as one of the top 100 MEP/FP engineering firms in the U.S. RTM’s deep knowledge of MEP/FP engineering and our ability to consistently offer innovative solutions to clients have earned us a spot on the list two years in a row. Learn more.
- Designing Positive & Negative Isolation Rooms
When designing isolation rooms, RTM brings expert engineering knowledge that maximizes patient safety while also helping the facility minimize energy consumption and operating costs. Negative and positive pressure isolation rooms prevent the spread of airborne infections within a hospital and keep contagious diseases away from patients with compromised immune systems. In this post, RTM Associate Marty Herrick, P.E., shares insights on the important considerations when designing these spaces.
- MEP Considerations When Designing for Elevator Systems
This whitepaper addresses the primary mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection considerations related to designing safe and efficient elevator systems for multi-story buildings. Designing these buildings requires architectural teams to carefully plan elevator systems that meet current safety standards, as well as address the unique needs of the space. Download your copy now!
- RTM Engineering Launches Sustainability Studio to Accelerate Sustainable and Energy-Efficient Designs
RTM’s Sustainability Studio features a team of engineering industry thought leaders who possess the expertise and knowledge to consult on and design for sustainability in projects. Focused specifically on providing clean, efficient solutions to owners, RTM continues to make sustainability a top priority and is dedicated to being an industry leader in sustainable designs. Read more.