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RE: "Pre-Engineered" Metal Buildings

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When you seal or stamp this type of building, do you
have to check or review the struc. analysis?  I'm sure
there will be nothing will go wrong after the
construction.  What if ??

--- Bill Polhemus <bill(--nospam--at)> wrote:
> By "pre-engineered" is mean there are standard,
> manufactured components that
> have been designed for the various design
> parameters. Each building is
> indeed "engineered", but it is the case of running
> their proprietary
> programs to select pre-specified components, putting
> the package together
> and shipping it out.
> Every one should have a seal by an engineer licensed
> in the state where the
> building will be erected. No doubt about it.
> William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
> Polhemus Engineering Company
> Katy, Texas
> Phone 281-492-2251
> Fax 281-492-8203
>   -----Original Message-----
>   From: T. Eric Gillham PE
> [mailto:teric(--nospam--at)]
>   Sent: Sunday, May 06, 2001 7:33 PM
>   To: seaoc list
>   Subject: "Pre-Engineered" Metal Buildings
>   Any comments would be appreciated.

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