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.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
Independent science safety company Underwriters Laboratories is providing new guidance for manufacturers about how to follow the latest IEC standards for implementing safety features in programmable logic controllers.
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