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7 Tips For Engineers Looking to Start A Consulting Firm

By Blaine LaFleur on Sep 1, 2021

I used to be a mechanical engineer on salary, but I left my job because I wanted more proprietorship in my work.

For those of you who know my story, know that my loss of a salaried position was not a mutual decision.

So in other words, I was kicked out of the plane with no parachute.

Topics: Innovation Impactful Relationships Stonewall News
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This is Why You Need a Geotechnical Engineer

By PES Engineering on Aug 30, 2021

We are always looking for ways to reduce risk, increase efficiency, and save money. One way is by hiring a geotechnical engineer.

Topics: Services Turn-Key Solutions PES Engineering Practical Engineering civil engineering
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5 Facts About the PES Training Program

By PES Engineering on Aug 26, 2021

At PES, we have developed a competitive system for all of our employees.  This system was designed to drive the right decisions through transparency and competition.

Topics: Work Ethic PES Engineering Practical Engineering Engineer-In-Training Careers Drafting
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What is Geotechnical Engineering and its Applications?

By PES Engineering on Jul 13, 2021

Civil Engineering is a diverse field with many disciplines, including geotechnical. Let's explore what geotechnical engineering is and its applications.

Topics: Services Drilling Turn-Key Solutions PES Engineering Practical Engineering civil engineering
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Hydro-Firing Tool: Patent Pending with a PE Stamp from PES

By PES Engineering on Jul 13, 2021

The First Down Oil Services hydro-firing tool is patent pending and has a PE stamp from Practical Engineering Solutions. This hydro-firing head is a 2-in-1 solution that allows you to pump a full column of cement immediately after the bridge plug is confirmed set.

Topics: Industry News Innovation Services Oil and Gas Drilling PES Engineering Practical Engineering
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Local firm provides support for PPE facility coming to Broussard

By PES Engineering on Jun 25, 2021

Over the past few months, a large area in Broussard, Louisiana has turned into a giant construction site, leaving people wondering, "What could they possibly be building?!" We're here to tell you that Ochsner Health is going into the personal protection equipment (PPE) industry and manufacturing two facilities in Louisiana.

Topics: Industry News Services Facilities PES Engineering