Mackenzie Design Welcomes Justin Henderson to the Team

Portland, ME – June 20th, 2017 – A.H. Mackenzie Design, LLC is pleased to introduce Justin Henderson, a Mechanical Engineer, to the Team! Justin had previously climbed the ladder of the Marine Engineering industry over the course of 10 years, sailing as Third Assistant, Second Assistant, First Assistant and finally Chief Engineer on offshore Ultra-Deepwater Oil… Continue reading>

Maine Dirigo SME Chapter 46 Lean Round Tables

Learning and collaborating to make Maine manufacturing better. Looking to sharpen your skills as a Lean practitioner?  Attending the Lean Round Table Series is one of the best ways in Maine to do just that.  But you may be wondering, “What goes on at these Round Tables?” And, “What exactly is SME?”  Read on to… Continue reading>

Is Turnkey Automation Right for You?

Or is there a better way to deliver your automation project? These days its seems every automation integrator is offering turnkey solutions. It’s front and center on the web site and brochure. The term conjures an image of hopping into a brand new car and speeding away from the dealership. If only custom automation solutions… Continue reading>


Alec Mackenzie’s New Twitter Account

Check out Alec's new Twitter account! Alec Mackenzie, president of Mackenzie Design, has created a Twitter account.  Follow him for updates about Mackenzie Design and other exciting happenings in the engineering world.  Check out his first tweet below: Continue reading>

Mackenzie Design Gets a Professional Engineer

Alec Mackenzie has just passed the Professional Engineer (PE) licensure exam for the State of Maine! What is a PE?  A PE is more than just someone with an engineering degree.  PEs must first graduate from an ABET accredited engineering program.  Then, they must pass the fundamentals of engineering (FE) test.  After 4 more years serving… Continue reading>

Certified labView Developer

Certified Lab View Developer

Alec Mackenzie has passed the Certified LabVIEW Developer (CLD) exam offered by National Instruments. This certification indicates the ability to design and develop functional programs while minimizing development time and ensuring maintainability through proper documentation and style. LabView is a graphical programming language created by National Instruments. It is ideally suited to building measurement or… Continue reading>

Certified LabView Associate Developer

Alec Mackenzie has passed the Certified LabView Associate Developer (CLAD) exam offered by National Instruments. This certification demonstrates a broad understanding of LabView core features and functionality. It is the first step towards attaining the much more difficult Certified LabView Developer (CLD) certification, which he will sit for on August 28, 2013. Update: Alec has… Continue reading>