After reviewing all sixteen NCEES-approved calculators for the FE exam, just one model edges out the competition: Find out which one I liked best and which factors to consider.
Options for surveying review books to prep for the California Engineering Surveying Exam are few. This is a review of the best options for the most-failed part of the California PE exam series.
After reviewing all 16 allowable calculators for the PE exam, one model edges out the competition. I weighed several factors when conducting my analysis.
What are the components of the California PE exam? What topics are on the seismic exam? You must pass 5 individual components to receive a license. Which exams have the lowest pass rates?
Overview of types and use of wall and roof bracing in metal buildings and pole barns.
What are the best engineering calculators? Here I offer an overview of the transition of the best engineering calculators for education, professional exams, and work in the life of an engineer.
What decisions and steps are involved in designing and building a steel building? This article reviews plans for a 40x60 shop, a very common building on ranches and dairies. Robert A. Avila, PE has designed hundreds of steel buildings in the U.S. and abroad.
There are several types of steel buildings. Each has practical service value and important design considerations. Read this article before completing your steel building plans.