Consulting-Specifying Engineer Tuesday 12.01.2015

40 Under 40 nominations open

Nominations are now open for the 2016 40 Under 40 awards program. Support a junior member of the team with this prestigi... read more

Peter Meiksins, Kacey Beddoes, Peggy Layne, Maureen McCusker, Elsa Camargo Monday 11.30.2015

Women in engineering: a review of the 2014 literature

SWE’s assessment of the most significant research found in the past year’s social science literature on women engineers ... read more

Ksenia Avrakhova Monday 11.30.2015

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, November 23-29: HVAC and smoke control, modeling lighting systems, building information modeling, more

Articles about HVAC fans and smoke control, modeling building lighting systems, taking BIM to the next level, circuit pr... read more

Jane Sidebottom, AMK LLC, Louisville, Ky. Monday 11.30.2015

Six ways to develop high-performance teams

Functional engineering teams must be built on a solid base.

Amara Rozgus, Consulting-Specifying Engineer Monday 11.30.2015

Engineers are happy—mostly

The 2015 salary survey showed consulting engineers are, for the most part, satisfied with their jobs. But a few complain... read more

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