One Key Trait to Look for in your Engineering Consultant

One Key Trait to Look for in your Engineering Consultant

As a structural engineering consultant, I have often wondered what sets one engineer apart from another. Each engineer has his different strengths that help him to serve his client better.  Some engineers are wizards with the code, good with analysis, some are...
A Tale of Four Tims – And How They Hire an Engineer

A Tale of Four Tims – And How They Hire an Engineer

This is a story that shows how differently my customers treat hiring their engineer. It involves four Tims that I have run into along the way as a structural engineer. Two of these Tims in this story are architects, one is a contractor, and one is my neighbor. Each...