Dr. Robert Kudder, S.E., FASTM is appointed to the Northwestern University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, External Advisory Board

RRJ Principal, Robert Kudder has been appointed to the Northwestern University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering External Advisory Board. This three-year board position provides strategic advice on the department’s educational and research activities and is part of the accreditation process for the department. The current 12-member board consists of senior engineering professionals from industry and academia, alumni and non-alumni. Dr. Kudder received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Structural Engineering from Northwestern University.


RRJ is selected Envelope Consultant for the new Mercy Health Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Rockford, Illinois

RRJ was selected by Mercy Health to provide building enclosure consulting services for their new 532,300 square foot, state-of-the-art regional hospital to serve the Rockford community. This regional medical center consists of three wings featuring two bed towers, a Level III perinatal center, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a Level I trauma center, and cutting-edge operating suites and a specialty physician medical center serving adult and pediatric patients. 



RRJ Principals, Chuck Guedelhoefer and Dennis Johnson are panellists at the 2016 Construction SuperConference on "Recognizing and Mitigating Risks Associated with Modern Building Facade Construction"

The panel of architectural / engineering experts and construction attorneys describe and illuminate through the use of a case study of a recent project that resulted from misunderstanding of the topics listed by those involved. The case study emphasizes the magnitude of the risks and liabilities experienced as a result of the misunderstood obligations. Session E25, 1:45 p.m. to 3:00 pm.