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Stan R. Caldwell, P.E. wrote:
> My firm has an opportunity to serve as the structural engineer on a
> project in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico.  The project is comprised of nine
> buildings ranging from 9 to 11 stories above grade and 1 or 2 levels of
> parking below grade.  All construction will be concrete frame.  I have
> no experience in Puerto Rico.  Before deciding whether or not to accept
> this assignment, I must answer the following questions:
> 1.      What are the PE licensing requirements in Puerto Rico?  Is
> reciprocity possible?
> 2.      What building code governs the design?  Are there any unusual
> requirements?
> Any input that you could provide would be sincerely appreciated.
> Sincerely,
> Stan R. Caldwell, P.E.
> Dallas, Texas

I have it on good authority that only California Registered Engineers
who have been in practice in Santa Barbara for at least 15 years can do
work in Puerto Rico :)

If you want to send those projects over here, we would be glad to give
you a finders fee! :)


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