RISA-Revit 2013 Link is Now Available

In the July 2012 SE University session – Interoperability: Using Analysis Software with BIM Tools, we mentioned that the link to use RISA Building System programs with Revit Structure 2013 would soon be available. On Thursday, July 12, RISA released their RISA-Revit link that works with Autodesk Revit Structure 2013. Version requirements are as follows: RISA-3D – Version 10.0.1 or…read more →

Structural Engineer Magazine Articles: Creating a Software Error Reduction Plan for your Office

In 2009, Brian Quinn and I were approached about writing a technology column for Structural Engineer Magazine. After an article that featured a case study of a small company using BIM proactively, we decided we wanted to write a series of articles focused on how to reduce the risk of making errors while using Structural Engineering software. In our previous…read more →

SERP Checklist

For those engineers who have read the Structural Engineer Magazine Articles on Creating a Software Error Reduction Plan for your Office, we have the following documents that you can use to help start putting together your own SERP. The SERP_Document file is meant to help you identify who in the office should participate in each step of the plan, and…read more →

Gitomer, Little Gold Book of Yes! Attitude

I found this book in the Grand Rapids airport on the way back from visiting with Brian shortly after starting with SE Solutions. I don’t normally choose “self-help” books, but this one looked like a quick read, and I wanted to find out what a Yes! Attitude really was. I devoured the book. I loved what it said about having…read more →

Welcome to

Welcome to! We’re excited to have you here, and we hope you learn valuable information you’re able to apply in your office. We created SE University as a Continuing Education Resource geared specifically for Structural Engineers that is focused on helping you improve your business. We provide regularly scheduled live web seminars on a wide variety of topics, to…read more →