KDM Kindness, Giving Back for Thanksgiving!

With the help of our wonderful employees, we were able to make a pit-stop at the Greater Chicago Food Depository this week. After hosting an office raffle with a prize of PTO days and proceeds set for donation, we collected $600 to donate to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. However, KDM agreed to match the [...]

By | 2017-11-21T22:57:33+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

KDM’s 2nd Annual Booze Cruise!

What's better than Engineers, Booze, and Views? On August 9th, 2017, the KDM Team departed the office a little early and embarked on a fun adventure on Lake Michigan. Featuring a Tiki Boat, selfie sticks, water slides, beer on ice, and the beautiful Chicago Skyline- it was smooth sails! It was great to see everyone getting along, having fun, [...]

By | 2017-08-30T18:49:36+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on KDM’s 2nd Annual Booze Cruise!

Highly Skilled Worker Migration

Do you have a particular set of skills? If so, you should have no shortage of suitors. Highly skilled workers are in demand, worldwide. And many countries make substantial efforts to compete for top talent. We analyzed data from the United Nations (UN) and the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI), to understand how countries compete [...]

By | 2017-07-19T18:42:00+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|5 Comments

2016 Egretha Award

President and Founder of KDM Engineering, Kimberly D. Moore, wins African American Women in Business Magazine’s 2016 Egretha Award. The Egretha Foundation was formed 10 years ago, to honor and celebrate the business achievements of African American women in Chicago. The African American Women in Business magazine supports this foundation and features each awardee. The [...]

By | 2017-01-17T22:29:42+00:00 October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2016 Egretha Award

Under Current Plans, Renewables Will be Fastest Growing Power Source in the US to 2025

Non-hydro renewable energy will be the fastest-growing power source in the US over the next decade, with installed capacity to increase from 121.9 Gigawatts (GW) in 2015 to 216 GW in 2025, representing a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 5.9% between 2015 and 2025, says research and consulting firm GlobalData.

By | 2017-01-17T22:30:14+00:00 January 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Under Current Plans, Renewables Will be Fastest Growing Power Source in the US to 2025

S&C’s TripSaver II to Reduce Momentary Outages for FPL

Deployment Brings Increased Grid Reliability and New Jobs to the State of Florida CHICAGO, October 28, 2014 – S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, today announces an agreement with Florida Power & Light (FPL) for S&C’s TripSaver® II Cutout-Mounted Reclosers to be installed throughout the utility’s system to [...]

By | 2017-01-17T22:30:44+00:00 October 28th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on S&C’s TripSaver II to Reduce Momentary Outages for FPL

When You Don’t Have Enough Capital to Finish a Big Project

APRIL 22, 2014 Making your first big sale certainly gives you good reason for celebration, but the project you’ve worked so hard to land often brings its own challenges, particularly in the area of working capital. Though OPEN Forum community member Kimberly Moore recently earned a substantial seven-figure contract for her three-year-old company, the president [...]

By | 2017-01-17T22:31:04+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When You Don’t Have Enough Capital to Finish a Big Project