Patapsco Flats Project Wins National ACEC Engineering Excellence Award

The RK&K team was recognized on the national level by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) for our work on the I-895 over Patapsco River Flats Superstructure Replacement project for the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA). A virtual gala will be held Dec. 1. The project earned regional recognition earlier this year, as well.

RK&K Transportation Leaders Honored as Top Professionals Under 40

Congratulations to Rebecca Biro, PE, PTOE, and Ben Snyder, PE, who were recognized by Pennsylvania nonprofit Greater Valley Forge (GVF) a Top TDM (transportation demand management) Professional Under 40!  Nearly 30 leaders in the industry were recognized (virtually) during the organization’s seventh annual event on Thursday, Oct. 29, “for their determined work ethic and leadership in improving… Read more »

Karen Kahl Honored with National ACEC Community Service Award

Karen Kahl, RK&K’s Director of Transportation in Baltimore, has been selected to receive the prestigious ACEC National Community Service Award for 2020. This national ACEC award recognizes a principal or manager of an ACEC Member Firm who has made outstanding contributions to the quality of life in his or her community. Nominations for the Community… Read more »

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ENR Names RK&K Among Top 500 Design Firms

We are pleased to announce that RK&K was once again ranked in the Engineering News-Record (ENR) annual listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, climbing to the #62 spot. According to their mission statement, “Engineering News-Record provides the engineering and construction news, analysis, commentary and data that construction industry professionals need to do their jobs… Read more »

MdQI Awards

Patapsco Flats Bridge Named “Project of the Year” at MdQI Annual Awards of Excellence

RK&K’s Patapsco Flats Bridge project earned three awards at the MdQI Annual Awards of Excellence conference banquet on January 23rd, including the Innovation Award, the MDOT/Municipal Award (over $5M), and the “Project of the Year” award. RK&K supported MDTA on the project, which was completed in September 2019. The bridge, which is located on the… Read more »

Michelle Roberts is an ENR Top Professional Under 40

Michelle Roberts Named a Top Young Professional

Each year, Engineering News-Record (ENR) MidAtlantic selects and honors 20 Top Young Professionals who represent the “best and brightest emerging design and construction leaders from across the region.” This includes applicants from the Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia region, as well as from Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia. According to ENR MidAtlantic, these… Read more »

RK&K Receives ACEC VA Pinnacle Award for Engineering Excellence

RK&K Receives ACEC VA Pinnacle Award for Engineering Excellence

Richmond, VA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Virginia (ACEC) presented the engineering team of RK&K the coveted 2018 Pinnacle Award for Engineering Excellence for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Route 29 Solutions Design Build project located in Albemarle County, Virginia. The Pinnacle Award is the highest honor given by ACEC Virginia, which… Read more »

Jen Trimble Wins Diversity Award

RK&K Wins Diversity and Inclusion Award from APC

Recently Jen Trimble, Manager, Geotechnical Engineering in the York Office, represented the firm as it was honored with the Diversity and Inclusion Award at the TQI Awards banquet held by the Association of Pennsylvania Constructors (APC). APC is a trade association consisting of more than 400 members that include contractors, consulting engineers, material suppliers, manufacturers,… Read more »

I-495 Lane Extension Project

I-495 Project Earns ACEC National Engineering Excellence Award

The I-495 Lane Extension project in northern Delaware was awarded the Engineering Excellence Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) for its major operational improvements on southbound I-495. The $1.5M project, completed in the summer of 2018, extended the left-most I-495 southbound travel lane (in Wilmington, DE) 1,700 feet beyond the merge point… Read more »