mechanical engineer

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mechanical engineering

The branch of engineering that encompasses the generation and application of heat and mechanical power and the design, production, and use of machines and tools.

mechanical engineer n.
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Noun1.mechanical engineer - a person trained to design and construct machinesmechanical engineer - a person trained to design and construct machines
applied scientist, engineer, technologist - a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems
tribologist - a specialist in tribology

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As a Senior Associate of the firm, Rauchenstein joined PDC in 2001, has more than eighteen years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer, and is also an Alaska registered Fire Protection Engineer.
After all, you didn't become a mechanical engineer to be famous.
The mechanical engineer must have competence in many skill areas; some specialize in developing and testing energy systems for giant power plants, including the pressure vessels for a nuclear power plant.
Not only does the controls engineer not have to wait until next Tuesday to run his simulation, but when he eventually goes to the mechanical engineer he can give him high quality algorithms that should help speed the program along.
This is not officially taught to mechanical engineers, though often in Austria they end up designing the products of small firms with no specialist design division.
Gibson, PE has been with AKF for over 12 years and is a licensed mechanical engineer in the New York office.
Toro has been working with ADS as a mechanical engineer for 4 years; his specialties include Luxury High Rise Residential Buildings, Hotels, Corporate Interiors, Retail and Restaurants/Entertainment Venues.
He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday after the investiture ceremony of Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers that the country had the potential, including manpower, to develop the stronger economy.
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers is launching a new fund, Stephenson LP, aimed at helping companies overcome the investment hurdle between Research and Development and bringing a product to market.
She currently works for Motorola as a mechanical engineering resource manager for its two-way radio division, overseeing the company's mechanical engineers and support staff on manufacturing efficiency and product quality.

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