Engineers, prepare for your PE and FE exams by going to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers website (www.asme.org). The site offers online self studies, review workbooks, study suggestions, and a video review program, as well as a list of state requirements for PEs. Interactive online exam review classes start in January. According to the website, NCEES claims that professional engineers may receive salaries that are 15 to 25% higher than those not licensed.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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