Take a look under the hood, peek behind the curtain, see how the sausage is made: CEI's blog gives you a chance to check out the goings on behind the software, whatever your preferred idiom.

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  • 366 Days Later

    Jul 01, 2015 by Nikki Crowell-Taynton
    The anniversary of The Great CEI Flood of 2014 passed mostly unremarked yesterday, though we did take a moment to document the differences a year makes. And to appreciate working in a dry, climate-controlled office.
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  • YAWA: Big Changes for the Welding Documentation Platform

    Jun 05, 2015 by Mike Hartnett
    Our next-generation welding documentation and welder/weld tracking platform represents a major change in paradigm for CEI's software. We wanted to catch our users up on some of the new features we’ve been working on and the new capabilities we're excited about.
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  • Spring 2015 ASME Boiler Code Week

    May 06, 2015 by Tiradej Bunyarattaphantu
    Two of our DesignCalcs engineers traveled to the ASME Boiler Code Week in Colorado Springs to attend meetings and take in the beautiful scenery (in that order, of course).
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  • To the Cloud!

    May 01, 2015 by CEI
    Discuss ProWrite plans to transition to a Cloud Hosted product with an Enterprise option.
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  • YAWA: Moving your CEI software - ProWrite

    May 01, 2015 by Jason Shearer
    Users and IT professionals often contact us wanting to know the recommended steps for moving ProWrite to a new or different system. May's "You Ask - We Answer" post provides step-by-step instructions for doing just that.
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  • City Imagineerium

    Apr 22, 2015 by Nikki Crowell-Taynton
    CEI volunteered at City Imagineerium on April 11, 2015. This fun event for Kansas City area kids ages 5-14 encourages participants to get creative as they build the city of their dreams.
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  • Spring 2015 AWS D1 Structural Welding Committee Meeting

    Apr 16, 2015 by Antonio Howard
    The spring 2015 AWS meetings were held at the world headquarters in sunny Miami, Florida. Whether because of increased serotonin or a desire to hit the beach, everyone stayed on task and the meetings flowed as a well-oiled machine.
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  • YAWA: Software Updates vs License Updates

    Apr 03, 2015 by Tammy Johnson
    Though both are essential for your CEI software to function properly, software updates and license updates serve very different purposes. In April's "You Ask - We Answer" post, we attempt to clarify what the two processes are as well as explain the differences and why each is needed.
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  • ProWrite Webinar Followup

    Apr 02, 2015 by CEI
    Discuss take-aways from webinar and survey and give a big thank you to everyone for participating!
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  • Paris of the Plains

    Mar 26, 2015 by Nikki Crowell-Taynton
    Kansas City has many nicknames - Paris of the Plains, City of Fountains, Cowtown - but we at CEI just call it home. Local artist Tim Lair created a gorgeous timelapse that perfectly captures why we're proud to be a locally-owned business in the KC area.
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