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This is easily handled I believe. I just note: "The following are the
requirements of the geotechnical consultant: per report dated ____,
_____". In many jurisdictions the geotech must stamp the foundation plan
as do I.

Stan Scholl, P.E.
Laguna Beach, CA

On Thu, 10 Oct 2002 09:22:37 -0700 "Bill Allen, S.E." <Bill(--nospam--at)jrma.com>
writes:
> Tarek-
> 
> I've seen this request before and have refused to do it.
> 
> Most E&O carriers don't want structural engineers to practice 
> geotechnical
> engineering and, once the soils report is on a drawing with your 
> title
> block, guess what you are doing?
> 
> Bill Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
> 
> 
> 
> ||-----Original Message-----
> ||From: Tarek Mokhtar [mailto:tarek(--nospam--at)expernex.com]
> ||Sent: Thursday, October 10, 2002 8:13 AM
> ||To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> ||Subject: Plan Check question
> ||
> ||
> ||This requirement from plan checkers comes up every once in a while
> ||and I wanted to know how others dealt with it.
> ||A plan checker has asked that we copy the soils report 
> recommendations
> ||onto our foundation plan. It seems to me that since those
> ||recommendations where neither prepared by me or under my 
> supervision,
> ||it would be illegal on my part, also there is a question in my 
> mind
> ||about the liability issue, what is your opinion ?
> ||
> ||Tarek Mokhtar, SE
> ||Laguna Beach, CA
> ||
> ||
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