The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) elected Sockalingam Sam Kannappan, Chairman of Enforcement Committee of Texas PE Board as its zonal Secretary/treasurer. Sockalingam Sam Kannappan is an Indian-American.
Sockalingam Sam Kannappan was elected as the Secretary and Treasurer of Southern Zone (SZ), which has a total of 18 boards under its control.
National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) is an American National Professional Engineers (PE) Board which co-ordinates 50 national PE Boards, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands. Different engineering organisations from Japan, Mexico, Canada and other nations work along with NCEES.
NCEES has the role of conducting examination for fundamental (FE) and Professional Examination (PE) the four zones.
Who is Sockalingam Sam Kannappan?
• Sockalingam Sam Kannappan is the registered Professional Engineer in Texas.
• He has 25 years of experience in different areas such as software development, analysis and design for pipeline industries, refinery and petrochemical.
• He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
• He is a native of Nattarasankottai in Sivaganga district of Tamil Nadu.