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CPMI Experts Recommended in Who’s Who Legal

January 10, 2024

CPMI experts Rob D’OnofrioMike D’OnofrioMark Boe and Sam Hadley were recommended in the Who’s Who Legal: Consulting Experts 2023 Report – Construction – Quantum, Delay & Technical.

The WWL Consulting Experts Report is a comprehensive resource for law firms or in-house counsel looking to engage the services of specialist experts across an array of fields. While most WWL reports categorize experts by sector or industry, WWL: Consulting Experts instead does so by discipline or skillset, allowing for the most suitable practitioner for any given situation to be more easily found. In total, eight areas are covered, ranging from digital forensic experts to construction delay, quantum and technical professionals, while in four areas we also highlight the leading Future Leaders aged 45 and under.

Conner Ruyak Achieved CFE Credential

December 28, 2023

Congratulations to CPMI’s Conner Ruyak for obtaining his Certified Fraud Examiner credential with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). The ACFE credential recognizes trained professionals who possess a unique set of diverse skills in preventing, detecting and investigating fraud.

CPMI Opens Toronto Office

December 7, 2023

CPMI is excited to announce the opening of its Toronto office, located in the Financial District downtown. The Toronto office will better support our Canadian clients. This addition makes CPMI’s fifth office, and the second outside the United States, joining Pennsylvania, New York, Washington, DC, and Dubai.

Capital Project Management, Inc., 150 King Street West, Suite 326, Toronto, ON M5H 1J9

Kevin Ecker Achieved CCM Credential

December 7, 2023

Congratulations to CPMI’s Kevin Ecker for obtaining his Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification with the Construction Manager Certification Institute (CMCI). The CCM credential recognizes professionals who have chosen a career in construction management and voluntarily met the criteria of the construction management certification program with regards to formal education, field experience, and demonstrated capability and understanding of the CMAA body of knowledge. The CCM is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI®) National Accreditation Board (ANAB) under the International Organization for Standardization’s 17024 standard.

Mariam Atooka Achieved PE Credential

October 24, 2023

Congratulations to CPMI’s Mariam Atooka, PE, for obtaining her Professional Engineer license in the state of New York.

CPMI Attended Women in Construction Conference

October 19, 2023

CPMI’s Kim David, CPA, Annie Lin, and Mariam Atooka, PE, attended the Women In Construction Leadership and Networking Conference (WIC) in Washington, DC. The WIC Conference is the East Coast’s premiere forum for education, professional development and networking for women in the build industry. The organization empowers women to continue to grow and achieve success in the community with a “By Women, for Women” motto.

CPMI Sponsored SCL Conference

October 19, 2023

CPMI sponsored the 10th International Society of Construction Law Conference themed – “Winds of Change” in Istanbul, Turkey. The program focused on the changes and transformation of conditions in construction contracting from both local and international perspectives, after global-scale disruptions like the pandemic and climate change. CPMI’s Rob D’Onofrio spoke as part of a panel discussion on the Legal and Contractual Framework for Acceleration/Acceleration Claims. The event aims to gather construction lawyers and industry leaders from all around the world as well as to attract the local market’s most prominent players, including contractors, employers, engineers and consultants.

CPMI Supported March of Dimes TB&C

October 18, 2023

CPMI proudly supported the March of Dimes Transportation, Building & Construction Awards Luncheon in Philadelphia. This annual event recognizes the leaders and projects from the transportation, building and construction industries while serving as a community of supporters on behalf of mothers and babies.

CPMI Supported Carpenters’ Cup Benefit

August 1, 2023

CPMI proudly supported the Carpenters’ Cup Golf Outing benefiting the Carpenters’ Company Scholarship Fund. In partnership with the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia, the institute presents three scholarships a year to first-year college students studying architecture, construction and engineering. In addition, they partner with the University of Pennsylvania to present the annual Charles E. Peterson Award to two exemplary students in the Graduate Program for Historic Preservation.

Rob D’Onofrio and William Griffin Presented at Fed Pubs Seminar

July 12, 2023

CPMI’s Rob D’Onofrio and William Griffin presented this week at the Federal Publications Seminar in Washington, DC, on Construction Schedule Delays. This two day course examined the various schedule delay methods in a government construction contract and their preferred applications.

Rob D’Onofrio Named ICE Fellow

June 14, 2023

CPMI’s Rob D’Onofrio was named a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE). The ICE fellowship is the highest grade of membership awarded by the institution and it is an honor that is recognized around the world. With 95,000 members worldwide, ICE has been working hard to promote the profession of civil engineering for over 200 years. They believe that civil engineers play an important role in our everyday lives, so they work hard to support them.

Rob D’Onofrio and Mike D’Onofrio Recognized by Who’s Who Legal

June 1, 2023

CPMI’s Rob D’Onofrio and Mike D’Onofrio were recognized in the Who’s Who Legal (WWL) Construction Expert Witnesses 2023 publication. Since 1996 Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners and consulting experts in business law based on comprehensive, independent research.

Rob D’Onofrio Presented at IBA ICP Working Weekend

May 8, 2023

CPMI’s Rob D’Onofrio presented during the IBA International Construction Projects Committee (ICP) 2023 Working Weekend in Mendoza, Argentina this past weekend. The ICP Committee members exchange and benefit from their combined knowledge and experience, gained from construction projects around the world. All aspects and types of construction and engineering projects are covered, from traditional building and civil engineering contracts to state-of-the-art project finance infrastructure projects from their inception to their completion, including claims, their management and different types of settlement.

CPMI Opens Dubai Office

April 25, 2023

Capital Project Management Opens an Office in the United Arab Emirates

With a construction market in excess of $81 billion,* and the staggering scale of commercial projects in Dubai, the UAE is an ideal location for Capital Project Management, Inc. to establish a Middle East office.

As of April 2023, the new office will be housed in the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC).

Capital Project Management, Inc.
Gate Village 10, Level 7, Office 21, DIFC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

CPMI’s NYC Office Moves Up

And, our expansion continues in Manhattan. We’ve left our Seventh Avenue suite behind to take over the entire 37th floor. Please note our new address.

Capital Project Management, Inc.
450 Seventh Avenue, 37th Floor
New York, NY 10123
Phone: +1 929 447 5500

* United Arab Emirates (UAE) Construction Market Size, Trend Analysis by Sector and Forecast, 2023-2027. GlobalData, 1/27/2023.

Todd Mayo and Feras Taher Attended Trial Academy

March 8 – 11, 2023

CPMI’s Todd Mayo and Feras Taher attended the 2023 Trial Academy last week in Dallas, TX. This three-day intensive trial skills training program is presented by the American Bar Association and allows students to learn how to enhance their construction law trial skills. Participants engaged in a mix of lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on skills sessions culminating in a full-day mock trial of a construction dispute.

Joseph Hellenbrand Presented at ASCE CI Summit

March 3, 2023

CPMI’s Joseph Hellenbrand presented as part of a panel at the ASCE CI Summit in St. Louis. Using real-world case studies, members of CI’s Claims Avoidance and Resolution Committee discussed common construction claims and their resolution. This presentation reviewed claims for differing site conditions, force majeure, and design errors. Attendees gained knowledge on change management in construction projects, delay analysis using the critical path method, and the importance of notification in the claim process.

Todd Mayo Presented at the Risk Management in Underground Construction Conference

February 28, 2023

CPMI’s Todd Mayo presented at the Risk Management in Underground Construction Conference at the University of Denver on the Analysis, Resolution and Prevention of Complex Construction Disputes. As tunneling projects get larger and more complicated, the issue of risk becomes more important. This course helped stakeholders navigate the latest approaches to risk management. All attendees received CEUs for their attendance.

CPMI Announces New Leadership

January 10, 2023

In accordance with its succession plan, CPMI has announced the appointment of Robert D’Onofrio, PE, CEng, as president, effective January 1, 2023. Rob assumes the position held for 25 years by company co-founder Michael D’Onofrio, PE. Mike will maintain a leadership role as a principal of the firm. In addition, CPMI’s Todd Mayo and William Griffin, PE, PEng, have stepped into leadership positions as principals of the firm.

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