Baltimore-based Alban Engineering joins RTM Engineering Consultants

Jan 31, 2024

RTM Engineering Consultants, a national multi-disciplinary engineering consulting firm has recently merged with Alban Engineering, an MEP consulting firm based in Hunt Valley, MD.

Alban Engineering specializes in mechanical, electrical, plumbing, lighting design, and sustainability solutions, with a focus on K-12, higher education, worship, and other public and community facilities. Their portfolio showcases expertise in projects of varying sizes, from large-scale new building constructions to building system replacements and renovations. This strategic merger opens new opportunities for RTM by expanding our presence on the East Coast and allowing the team to combine experience and resources to better serve educational clients nationwide. 

“We have great respect for the technical expertise possessed by the Alban Engineering team. Their well-established reputation within the educational market is a testament to their wealth of experience and dedication to building lasting client relationships. We are truly privileged to be welcoming them to RTM,” said Tony Mirchandani, CEO of RTM Engineering Consultants.

Beyond technical expertise, Alban’s commitment to excellence shines through their client-centric approach. Their success is rooted in a collaborative team that listens intently, thinks creatively, and solves problems with finesse. Their principles align seamlessly with RTM's CORE values, creating a powerful alliance grounded in an unwavering dedication to clients and delivering innovative and sustainable design solutions.

“We are thrilled to be joining forces with RTM,” said Jeff Alban, President of Alban Engineering. “This merger presents an exciting opportunity to combine our strengths, leverage shared expertise, and collectively deliver even greater value to our clients.”

Parvaneh Famili, Senior Mechanical Engineer for Alban Engineering, highlighted the growth opportunities presented stating, “One of the most exciting aspects of this merger is the wealth of opportunities it presents for our talented team – I am confident they will not only experience a seamless transition but will also discover an abundance of avenues for professional development and personal growth.”

This merger is marked by significant synergies across both firms – sharing a common vision and mission in providing innovation and sustainable design solutions, prioritizing the development of lasting client connections, and building a culture centered around its employees. Integrating resources and expertise will enhance the capabilities of the newly combined team, comprised of 400 engineering professionals  nationwide, and provide opportunities to build even stronger relationships within our local communities and beyond.

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