The enormous losses from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita have raised sobering questions about the state of the nation's levees. Now a na-tional committee of engineers and other experts is making an urgent ... Read More >>
The NSPE Code of Ethics says that engineers shall not sign plans or documents not prepared under their direction and control. But some licensing board executives think that improvements in design software combined with a flagging economy may create an in-creased temptation to plan stamp.
Businesses looking to cut costs may want to consider their own CAD tools. There are a number of ways to save time (and money) by optimizing CAD operations, but it takes a proactive approach and a willingness to move beyond the same old, same old.