Engineering consulting

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Engineering consulting is the practice of performing engineering as a consultant. It assists in the development of both public and private companies. This development can be in a variety of different ways including process management, idea organization, product design, fabrication, branding, and marketing.[1] Engineering consulting firms require engineers from multiple disciplines including civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, environmental, chemical, industrial, and agricultural. This diversity is necessary to cover the wide variety of potential projects that could be presented to the firm.[2] Additionally to the technical work Engineering Consultants will assist in the marketing of company or product.[3]


Mostly firms require at least a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related experience for an extended amount of time. Types of degrees applied to engineering consulting include; Degrees in Engineering, Marketing/Business, and Graphic Design. [4]


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  3. ^ Jaafar, Mastura; Aziz, Abdul Rashid Abdul; Wai, Andy Lian Shin (30 September 2008). "Marketing Practices of Professional Engineering Consulting Firms: Implement or Not to Implement?". Journal of Civil Engineering and Management. 14 (3): 199–206. doi:10.3846/1392-3730.2008.14.17.
  4. ^ "Engineering Consultant: Salary & Job Description". Retrieved 2019-02-06.

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