Choosing a Qualified MEP Engineer

Easy tips for choosing a professional MEP engineer

When your new project requires an experienced Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) engineer, the last thing you want to do is hand it off to a firm that doesn’t specialize in your industry or listen to your needs. You shouldn’t have to waste time finding an engineering expert for your design solution. Your projects deserve an MEP engineering firm that meets the scope of work and provides support along the way.

Ensure your project is Designed and Managed by Professional MEP Engineers

The services of a qualified MEP consulting firm will provide you with tremendous benefits throughout the life of your facility. The Firm you partner with should strive to maintain code compliance, enhance system performance, optimize energy efficiency, and reduce the operational maintenance required.  So how do you know who should trust and partner with?

Professional MEP Engineers maximize the performance and efficiencies of projects while minimizing costs and providing long-term value.

Here are 3 Tips to help you select the right firm for your next project:

  1. Proven Success Rate for On-Time, High-Quality Deliverables

As the Client, you should look to partner with a firm that goes well beyond the “code minimum” design approach. An ideal firm would be one that leverages current technology and creative design alternatives to deliver high-performing buildings. Regardless of the size of your next project, the MEP Engineering team should have a proven success rate with efficiency and high-quality deliverables.

  • Ask questions about the MEP team’s project management methods, their collaboration approach, and the strength of the team’s leadership.
  • Request references and deliverable examples. Any professional firm should be happy to put you in touch with their previous clients as well as provide project portfolios and sample deliverables.
  • Be wary if they do not have effective management of deliverables