New DE Associate Principals
DE is excited to announce additions to our management and leadership group, Eric Bruxvoort and Jared Ramthun.
DE Annual Holiday Party
The DE Holiday Party was most mysterious, and the main course was killer. Thanks to everyone for another great year!!
Making Madison Home
After almost a year of mini-blinds in the windows, we’ve decided to make our office on Yellowstone home with a new look.
DE Quest for Net Zero
Solar power is the last mile of our journey; a long trip that started in 2008 with the design of our building and continues every day.
Amy Infelt Featured in Gazette Engineering Special
Amy Infelt, a mechanical engineer who is a managing principal at Design Engineers in Cedar Rapids, treasure her ability to be a creative problem-solver every day at work.
DE Technology Team Grows
Design Engineers continues to shape our in-house capabilities and teams to match the needs of our clients.
Jared Ramthun Leads Tour of UI Voxman Music Building
Jared Ramthun Leads Tour of University of Iowa Voxman Music Building On September 2nd, Jared Ramthun lead a tour of the University of Iowa Voxman Music Building construction site for the Iowa Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Both Dwight Schumm and Jared spoke about the major energy-efficient strategies used throughout the building […]
Jared Ramthun Spoke At CRPL Sustainability Event
Jared Ramthun Spoke At Cedar Rapids Library For Sustainability Event On May 21, Jared Ramthun was ask to speak to a group of local architects as part of a sustainability event at the Cedar Rapids Public Library. The event included eight stations with small groups rotating between stations throughout the morning. Each station highlighted a […]
Cedar Valley ASHRAE Vice-President And Treasurer Selected
Ryan Bunnell And Joe Chappell Elected Cedar Valley ASHRAE Officers Ryan was elected as Vice President and Joe was elected as Treasurer. Congrats to both! The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), founded in 1894, is a building technology society with more than 53,000 members worldwide. The Society and its members focus on […]
Laurie Chapman Returns From BPA National Leadership Conference
Laurie Chapman Attended The BPA National Leadership Conference In Anaheim, California Laurie has returned to us! At the Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference, Laurie placed 4th out of 99 in Project Management Concepts Open Events and her Administrative Support Team placed 4th out of 12. Congratulations Laurie! Laurie was also involved in a pie-in-the-face […]
Brad DeSerano, Tim Lentz, And Joe Chappell Pass PE Exam
Brad DeSerano, Tim Lentz, and Joe Chappell are DE’s Newest PE’s! After many long nights of studying, their time sacrifices have paid off. DE is proud of all of you!
Andy Diederich Receives Lighting Certification
Andy Diederich became DE’s second Certified Lighting Designer. Andy’s designation adds more value to the services provided by DE and a higher quality to our designs. There is only a small group of LC’s in Iowa and we’re proud now have two. Congratulations Andy!
DE Heavily Involved in ASHRAE CRC
Many Design Engineers Employees Were Involved in The 2014 ASHRAE Region VI CRC A handful of Design Engineers employees were integral to the success of the 2014 ASHRAE Region VI CRC. With over 180 people registered, it was a very well attended event. Click HERE to see Cedar Valley ASHRAE’s website for everybody involved with […]
Jared Ramthun Speaks at ISU MBA Alumni Panel
Jared Ramthun returned to Iowa State University to participate in an alumni panel during the orientation of new Master of Business Administration students.
Employee Spotlight – Eric Bruxvoort
To me sustainability should be simple, common sense and easily repeatable.
Employee Spotlight – Justin Marxen
The Man. The Legend. The Interview. Q: So let’s start with the topic at hand. You are the first DE employee to first be named an Associate before becoming an Associate Principal. What’s it like gaining ever-deeper understandings of how DE operates? A: It has been an interesting and exciting opportunity to be involved in the […]
Justin Marxen – Associate Principal
Way back in March 2013, Design Engineers took a strategic step forward by adding to the executive team with the promotion Justin Marxen to the role of Associate Principal. Justin’s tireless work on the University of Iowa Chemistry Building Renovation and West Campus Residence Hall projects is a great testament to his ability to manage […]
Marc Foster Receives Lighting Certification
Exclusive Behind-The-Scenes Interview! Marc Foster recently earned his Certified Lighting Designer designation making him one of the few consulting engineers in the state of Iowa with this certification. We sat down in early February for a chat about what this means for Marc, DE’s customers, and the lighting world. Q: Hey Marc! Congratulations on your new certification! […]
Cedar Valley ASHRAE President Selected
Jared Ramthun, LEED AP BD+C, Selected for President of Cedar Valley ASHRAE Chapter Jared’s selection continues a ten-year tradition of service and excellence in the Cedar Valley ASHRAE Chapter. Design Engineers has actively participated in ASHRAE by having their employees involved at the executive level every year since 2003. The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning […]