Licensee was charged with violating Section 471.033(1)(c), Florida Statutes, having a Professional Engineer license revoked, suspended, or otherwise acted against by another state. On May 28, 2019, the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers found that Mr. Rennebaum violated state law by affixing his seal to engineering work not done under his direct supervisory control, aided, or abetted another to evade or attempt to evade provisions of North Carolina statutes, and failed to comply with North Carolina Administrative Code requirements by not including date of signing, address, or firm license number on engineering documents. He was ordered to pay a fine of $5,000 and successfully complete an intermediate engineering ethics course. On Dec. 5, 2019, the North Carolina Board suspended Mr. Rennebaum’s PE license for failing to comply with its order.
Ruling: The case was presented to the full Board upon a Settlement Stipulation with amendments. Mr. Rennebaum appeared before the Board as required by the Stipulation. The Board imposed administrative costs of $2,608.65, and successful completion of the Board’s Study Guide. Final Order was issued Jan. 15, 2021.
Violation: Section 471.033(1)(c), Florida Statutes