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McGann Named Ring & Du Vice President

2018-09-18T14:28:07+00:00

Ring & DuChateau, LLP is excited to announce the promotion of Mike McGann to the role of Vice President.

Mike has been with Ring & Du since 2008, acting as a Senior Electrical Project Manager for 6 years, as Associate for 3 years, and most recently a Partner since January of 2018. He has more than 27 years of electrical engineering experience and has led many of Ring & Du’s high profile projects. 

Mike has provided significant contributions to our growth by blending technical expertise and communication skills to form strong relationships with new and existing clients. His priority will remain his current clients and project management responsibilities while he becomes more involved in daily business management decisions within the firm.

Through leadership by example and attention to the Ring & DuChateau culture and philosophy, Mike he has earned the respect and support of the entire RD team.  Mike’s addition to the management team at R&D is just another step in our process to maintain the strong leadership of the company and insure the long term continued success of Ring & Du.

Please join us in congratulating Mike in his new position with the company!

McGann Named Ring & Du Vice President 2018-09-18T14:28:07+00:00

HVAC Welcomes Summer Intern

2018-06-11T14:59:50+00:00

John Dusing has joined the Ring & DuChateau HVAC department for the summer as an intern. Dusing, who just finished his junior year at Notre Dame University in its mechanical engineering program, is a Brookfield, Wisconsin native home for the summer.

HVAC Welcomes Summer Intern 2018-06-11T14:59:50+00:00

Ring & Du Staff Walk For Friendship

2018-06-01T14:25:15+00:00

Ring & DuChateau’s Wellness Committee enjoyed its first team outing at the Best Buddies Friendship Walk at Milwaukee’s lakeshore on May 5. The event raised funds to support inclusion for individuals with developmental disabilities.

R&D Senior Project Engineer Staci Olson’s daughter Amelia, who is active in the cause at her high school, was an ambassador for the event with her buddy Hannah.  As ambassadors, the girls spoke at the opening ceremony of the event and with the media.

In addition to participating, R&D won an event daily Team Challenge for having the most people register and make a donation.

Ring & Du Staff Walk For Friendship 2018-06-01T14:25:15+00:00

R&D Named Top Workplace for Fifth Consecutive Year

2018-06-01T14:10:57+00:00

Ring & DuChateau was named a Top Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for 2018. R&D placed 8th of 70 in its category of small companies (50-149 employees), plus earned a special award for Work/Life Flexibility.

“We have won the Work/Life Flexibility Award in the past, and it’s a definite sign that everyone in the company seems to appreciate that part of our culture,” said Ring & DuChateau President Dave DuChateau. ”These awards are a true reflection of what each of our team brings to the company. I hope everyone continues to believe in what we are doing and how we are doing it”

For information on R&D employment opportunities, contact Linda Russell at lrussel@ringdu.com.

R&D Named Top Workplace for Fifth Consecutive Year 2018-06-01T14:10:57+00:00

Electrical Group Continues Growth with Addition of Depies

2018-06-01T14:06:31+00:00

Virginia Depies has joined Ring & DuChateau’s Electrical Department as a senior electrical engineer/technology specialist.  Depies was most recently a technology designer with an equipment provider and before that an electrical designer/engineer with an architectural firm for 18 years.

“Given Ginny’s broad background, she brings extensive electrical industry knowledge to the department,” said Electrical Department Manager Gordy Pierret.

Electrical Group Continues Growth with Addition of Depies 2018-06-01T14:06:31+00:00

New HVAC Engineer Jump Starts Career Before Graduation

2018-06-01T13:52:59+00:00

Ring & DuChateau’s HVAC department welcomed Kelsey Hailey as an engineer back in March, two months ahead of her graduation from MSOE with a degree in Architectural Engineering.

Prior to working with Ring & DuChateau, Hailey completed internships with both structural and electrical engineering firms, but ultimately chose HVAC for her career path. Although she is from the Kansas City area, she like the Milwaukee area so decided to stay.

Hailey begins working full time in June.

New HVAC Engineer Jump Starts Career Before Graduation 2018-06-01T13:52:59+00:00

Sauer Postpones Retirement to Rejoin Ring & Du

2018-06-01T13:48:21+00:00

Despite the fact that he was set to retire, Doug Sauer has rejoined the Ring & DuChateau electrical team as an engineer.

“I was set to retire May 1, but after seeing Linda (R&D Human Resources Director Linda Russell) at an event I decided to postpone it for a while,” Sauer said. Sauer was previously with the department for 12 years from 1997 to 2009, and spent the last nine years with another local firm.

“The timing for this worked out well with our increased workload,” said Electrical Department Manager Gordy Pierret. “We’re really glad to have Doug back.”

Sauer Postpones Retirement to Rejoin Ring & Du 2018-06-01T13:48:21+00:00

Electrical Department Adds Intern

2018-06-01T13:34:58+00:00

Jaclyn McNulty is gaining practical experience as an intern in Ring & DuChateau’s electrical department. Currently a junior at Milwaukee School of Engineering, McNulty is working toward a degree in Architectural Engineering-Electrical Specialty. She began her internship in March and will continue working as she completes her education.

Electrical Department Adds Intern 2018-06-01T13:34:58+00:00

Jungers Completes Boston Marathon

2018-05-03T11:40:54+00:00

Despite pouring rain, gusting winds and 40-degree temperatures, Ring & DuChateau Electrical Project Engineer Matt Jungers finished his first-time run of the Boston Marathon April 16. Jungers came in 1,019th with a time of 2:54:48 in a field of more than 25,000 runners who finished the race. Of the 374 runners from Wisconsin, Jungers time put him 18th for state participants. His time qualifies him for next year’s race, in which he plans to participate. The race is Jungers 7th marathon.

Electrical Department Manager Gordy Pierret helps Matt Jungers celebrate his Boston Marathon finish with commemorative confetti.

Jungers Completes Boston Marathon 2018-05-03T11:40:54+00:00

Ring & Du Names New Partners

2018-05-02T17:04:40+00:00

Ring & DuChateau has promoted five new partners to its leadership team.  They are:

Dave Guberud, QCxP

Senior Commissioning Provider

Mike McGann, PE, LEED® AP BD+C

Senior Project Manager

Electrical Systems

Josh Nickols, PE

Senior Project Manager

HVAC Systems

Rachel Rueckert, PE

QCxP, LEED® AP BD+C

Senior Commissioning Provider

Christopher Ulm, PE, LEED® AP BD+C

Senior Project Manager

Electrical Systems

“The addition of these new partners enhances the current partnership group and continues to set a solid foundation of success for years to come,” said Ring & DuChateau President Dave DuChateau. Please join us in congratulating them on their achievement.

Ring & Du Names New Partners 2018-05-02T17:04:40+00:00