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Writing Engineering Reports

This powerpoint presentation provides information about how to write reports in Engineering.

Handbook on Report Formats

This resource is an updated version of Muriel Harris’s handbook Report Formats: a Self-instruction Module on Writing Skills for Engineers, written in 1981. The primary resources for the editing process were Paul Anderson’s Technical Communication: A Reader-Centered Approach (6th ed.) and the existing OWL PowerPoint presentation, HATS: A Design Procedure for Routine Business Documents.

Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS)

Materials created for a three-part workshop for Engineering students in a study abroad program including a design notebook, a project chater, and travel writing.

INDOT Workshop Resources for Engineers

This area contains resources for the Purdue Writing Lab-Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Workshops. These materials will help engineers of all disciplines, workplace writers, and students compose clear, dynamic, and effective technical communication.

Mechanical Engineering Writing Enhancement Program

The resources in this section were created for Purdue University's School of Mechanical Engineering's Writing Enhancement Program. While the resources contain specific information related to the program, the resources also provide mechanical engineers and mechanical engineering students general information about writing in the engineering field.

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