Robert C. Sheldon, P.E., Director of Building Systems Integration, The Austin Company, Cleveland, Ohio

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Other Building Types August 1, 2003

Working with the Authority Having Jurisdiction

Wouldn't it be great if we could just practice our profession without interruption—just do the engineering, supervise the work and turn the system over to the owner? But the law complicates things—and with good reason, of course. We apply for construction permits, inspections and certificates of occupancy for new construction and alterations.

By Robert C. Sheldon, P.E., Director of Building Systems Integration, The Austin Company, Cleveland, Ohio
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