Walid M. Sobh

Sobh Appointed to Fill FBPE Vacancy

Walid M. Sobh, 55, has been appointed by Gov. Rick Scott to fill a vacancy on the Florida Board of Professional Engineers. Mr. Sobh’s term runs May 1 through Oct. 31, 2018.

FBPE mobile app

FBPE Updates Its Mobile App

FBPE has been busy re-engineering its mobile app to make it cleaner, more responsive, and easier-to-use. The new FBPE App puts the information you need the most right at your fingertips, wherever you are.

Florida Building Code

Florida Approved Advanced Building Code Course Providers

For licensees whose practice includes the design of engineering works or systems in connection with buildings, structures, or facilities and systems covered by the Florida Building Code, you will need to complete the advanced course by Dec. 31, 2018, in order to retain the “Special Qualifications” designation, pursuant to Section 471.0195, F.S.

Florida Board of Professional Engineers

Regarding the FIU Pedestrian Bridge Collapse

The Florida Board of Professional Engineers is deeply saddened by the injuries and loss of life caused by the March 15, 2018, collapse of a pedestrian bridge under construction at Florida International University in Miami-Dade County. Local, state, and federal authorities are on location as emergency personnel and crews work to recover victims and remove…

Florida Atlantic University Summer Engineering Technology Program

Universities Offer STEM Camps for Kids

Photo courtesy of Florida Atlantic University SET Program It’s barely spring break, but for elementary, middle- and high-school students, it’s time to start planning for summer camps. Florida universities and their colleges of engineering are offering a variety of camps and programs geared toward students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or STEM. Following…