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Unlicensed Civil Engineers Posing as PEs

Amanda Kolson Hurley, Executive Editor at ARCHITECT Magazine, wrote a great article: Trust Me. I’m An (Unlicensed) Architect. The subheader reads “If you don’t have an architectural license, it’s illegal to call yourself an architect or perform architectural services—but people still do. Who are they, who’s policing them, and can …

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High Speed Rail – Can’t Get Here Fast Enough

By Matt Barcus President, Precision Executive Search, Inc. Managing Partner, A/E/P Central, LLC, home of CivilEngineeringCentral.com The Obama Administration recently laid out their plan for investment in a national network of High Speed Rail lines across the United States. This investment includes $8B to be generated from the $787B stimulus …

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Does Your Company Need A Data Czar?

Twenty years of my life have been spent in the company of surveyors, engineers, geographic information systems professionals, and cad-designers. I have always had a great admiration and respect for these disciplines. The calculations, maps, instruments, the whole nine yards.  Knowledge of the inner workings of these systems coupled with …

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Maintaining A Client Focus – a Roadmap for Success

The US economy is clearly the worst we have seen in our industry in many years. The question is, are we in the beginning, middle or nearing the end of this current downturn? Although there are some positive signs for recovery soon, there is an equal amount of information that …

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In Defense of the Land Development Engineer

By Matt Barcus President, Precision Executive Search, Inc. Managing Partner, A/E/P Central, LLC, home of CivilEngineeringCentral.com Over the years I have often seen outstanding land development engineers desire to break into a new area of specialization under the civil engineering umbrella, yet they have found the opportunity to do so …

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CivilEngineering Central 2.0

In order to cast a wider net around the civil engineering community, CivilEngineeringCentral.com has fully integrated its brand to be fully compatible with the major Web 2.0 & social/business networking sites so you can stay up to date on all the latest “goings on” at CivilEngineeringCentral.com! LINKEDIN: CivilEngineeringCentral.com has established …

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