In the News: Highway rest stops are revving up services, quality

By: Larry Copeland, USA TODAY The upgrades are usually done in public-private partnerships with vendors who lease the plazas. States are trying to outdo one another with the level of services they provide, creating yet…

In the News: As it undergoes renovation, Maryland School for the Blind in Parkville strengthens local ties

By: Dave Sturm, The Baltimore Sun Wilfred Handel said three generations of his family have lived in a West Elm Street house adjacent to the Maryland School for the Blind campus in Parkville. It didn’t…

New hire: Jason Metzler

BKM welcomes its newest employee, Jason Metzler. Jason joins our mechanical engineering department as a mechanical designer after three years in the bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing industry. As a mechanical engineering graduate of Virginia Tech, he brings his…

In the News: Shimadzu Opens New Solution Center at its North American Headquarters to Showcase Existing Technologies and Enhance Product Development

Press Release via Shimadzu In an effort to better meet customer needs for instrument design and development, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (SSI) has opened its new Shimadzu Solution Center. The facility, operating out of SSI’s North…

BKM Mechanical Designer Selected for ASHRAE YEA LeaDRS Program

BKM is excited to announce Kaylee Haupt, mechanical designer, was selected for a new program offered by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) organization.  The program, sponsored by the local…

In the News: Chase Brexton moves to new headquarters as it expands its reach

By Andrea K. Walker, The Baltimore Sun When it first opened its doors in 1978, Chase Brexton was a small operation of volunteers started to address the new AIDS epidemic and its effect on gay…

In the News: Time Warner Cable expands national data center in Centennial

By: Dennis Huspeni, Denver Business Journal The deals today involve groundbreakings for new developments or expansions. Do we ever get tired of cranes swooping down on metro Denver? First up, Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) on Tuesday…

Louis A. Koehler, Jr., PE, 1919-2012

We are saddened by the news of the passing of Louis “Lou” A. Koehler, Jr. on Monday, February 13, 2012.

BKM Continues Business Growth, Announces Principal Promotions

BKM has appointed two of the firm’s managers, Andrew C. Endres, Jr. and Rick Miller, to principals in order to support BKM’s continued business growth and to support the firm’s organizational infrastructure. “Since he joined BKM 25 years…

John C. Burdette, Jr., PE, 1928-2009

It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of one of our firm’s founding fathers, John C. Burdette, Jr., PE.

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