Consulting engineer

Consulting engineer

A person retained to give expert advice in regard to all engineering problems.

consulting engineer

An engineer, usually employed by the owner or architect to perform specific tasks of engineering design for a portion of the construction contract.
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"There isn't much that you use that has not been touched by the hands of a consulting engineer, right from the water you drink," said Steinberg, a mechanical engineer who also practiced as a consulting engineer.
Allan Griff, consulting engineer, Edison Technical Services & Griff Extrusion Seminars, Bethesda, Md.
Recent ACEC research shows that the public, including legislators, often do not understand the meaning of the term "consulting engineer."
A Birmingham woman has become the first female to be awarded the prestigious national title of Young Consulting Engineer of the Year.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-22 December 2003-AF Group appointed as consulting engineer for City Line rail project in Sweden(C)1994-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Conventional wisdom says that a lender should hire a consulting engineer who will serve several functions: oversee the project and ensure that the work is being done; that the developer is only getting advanced the percentage completed; and that subs and suppliers are being paid and that all of the work is being done correctly.
DeSimone Consulting Engineers can boast a portfolio comprising high-profile UAE developments such as Wasl Tower in Dubai; Saadiyat Island Resort Development, Adnoc Medical Centre, and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque New Visitor's Centre and Plaza in Abu Dhabi; and South Dhahram Housing and Community, and King Abdullah Financial District Museum of the Built Environment in Saudi Arabia.

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