Engineering consulting

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Engineering consulting is the practice of performing engineering as a consulting engineer. It assists public and private companies with process management, idea organization, product design, fabrication, MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operations), servicing, tech advice, tech specifications, tech estimating, costing, budgeting, valuation, branding, and marketing.[1]

Engineering consulting firms may involve Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Environmental, Chemical, Industrial, and Agricultural, Electronics and Telecom, Computer and Network, Instrumentation and Control, IT, Manufacturing and Production, Aerospace, Marine, Fire and Safety, etc.[2] Consulting engineers may also assist in marketing.[3]


Most firms require at least a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, four years' related experience, and a government license. Types of degrees applied to engineering consulting include degrees in Engineering or Technology from a recognized university.


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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.

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