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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 »

Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant ENR Upgrades Now Complete

After 15 years of construction, the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant’s enhanced nutrient removal project (ENR) is now complete. The city celebrated the major milestone in improving the water quality of the Chesapeake Bay with a ribbon cutting ceremony on January 30th, 2020. The event was attended by RK&K, the DPW and state and city officials.… 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 »

Deborah Poppel Elected PAEP President

Deborah Poppel Elected President of the Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Professionals (PAEP)

At their meeting on January 10th, the Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Professionals (PAEP) elected board member Deborah Poppel, Senior Project Scientist in our King of Prussia office, to serve as President of the organization. Founded in 1985, PAEP is a nonpolitical, multidisciplinary professional society whose mission is to “support individuals in the environmental field through… Read more »

Introducing the RK&K and JHU Certificate in Project Management

New RK&K/JHU Project Management Partnership Provides Career Growth for Employees

RK&K is proud to partner with Johns Hopkins University to create the RK&K/JHU Certificate in Project Management Program for RK&K employees at all locations. Hopkins’ Masters-level, on-line Fundamentals of Project Management course has been customized for RK&K and is an important element in RK&K’s commitment to build our team. The newly created partnership with Johns… Read more »

Heather Henck and Patrick Hager to Moderate Panels at Maryland Quality Initiative Conference

The Maryland Quality Initiative (MdQI) Conference started as an initiative to get involved in the quality discussions at the state level to expand and enhance the quality of Maryland’s transportation infrastructure. The conference brings professionals in the transportation engineering industry together to compare notes on a technical scale, make continuous improvements, network, and celebrate quality… 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 »