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  • Posted in: Career By Design

    It depends on the project, but a BIM can help you immensely. We typically use 2D CAD to generate drawings, plans, sections, and elevations of buildings and sewer systems or HVAC systems in civil engineering. In this sense, CAD does provide a quick way ...

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    I was wondering what the view is on "efficiency" in your place of work. Are there tasks that are currently done inefficiently that you feel could be handled better? Are these tasks limited due to their complexity, or do they have poor documentation? Does ...

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    Hey Andrew,  Keep your head up. I can empathize because I was recently between jobs. I had success after utilizing LinkedIn, updating my resume and talking to my ASCE mentor. I recommend starting a free trial of LinkedIn premium and enrolling in LinkedIn ...

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