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The American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina is the only state organization devoted exclusively to the business and advocacy interests of engineering companies of South Carolina, and is comprised of member firms committed to the professional practice of engineering in every sense of the word.

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  • SC Council of Engineering and Surveying Societies

    SC Council of Engineering and Surveying Societies is Requesting Applications for Two Seats on SC State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors Application Deadline Friday, November 10, 2017 Governor Henry McMaster has the opportunity to appoint one qualified Professional Engineer and one qualified Professional Land Surveyor to the SC State Board of Registration […]

  • Engineering Excellence Awards 2018

    Any engineering or surveying firm is eligible to enter the 2018 ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Awards competition, regardless of whether the firm is a member of ACEC-SC.

  • ACEC-SC / SCDOT Annual Meeting December 5, 2017

    20th ACEC-SC/SC DOT Annual Meeting and Trade Show Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – NOTE: This is on a Tuesday. Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 8:00am-6:00pm Online Registration The American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina and the South Carolina Department of Transportation established a Partnering Committee in 1997 to provide […]

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  • Executive Director’s Report – November 3, 2017

    Good afternoon. I hope you all had a productive week and a happy Halloween. ACEC-SC has been working hard finalizing the ACEC-SC/SCDOT Annual Meeting, prepping for our monthly Board of Directors meeting, working on some national issues, as well as preparing for the second regular session of the 122nd South Carolina General Assembly. ACEC-SC is […]

  • Executive Directors Report – September 29, 2017

    It may be fall, but it hasn’t felt like it here in the Capitol City, but the weather man says it should be more seasonal in the next couple days.  As we welcome in October we start the last quarter of 2017 and welcome the second quarter of our fiscal year. We are working on […]

AdvocacyAll Advocacy

The engineering community is interested in numerous issues relating to business as well as the health, safety and welfare of our citizens. ACECSC follows many bills and issues of importance. Stay involved, contact your legislator.

Contact Your Legislator


  • Though we passed H. 3516, now Act 40, we still need indexing of the motor fuel user fee. ACEC-SC along with the SC Alliance to Fix our Roads will be examining what we will do in the future for transportation funding.

  • Unfortunately, The House non-concurred and this bill went to Conference Committee. The House’s interpretation of the Senate’s amended language is being called “bad for consumers” as they are interpreting it as all projects will need a design professional to sign off on the project. Our interpretation is that in the code in question, there are […]


  • Pipe Bill: H.3652, also known as the pipe bill, gives pvc piping material a preference when procuring piping material for state projects. The engineering community believes the final say of what type of piping material should be left up to the engineering designing and stamping the project. The engineering community opposes H. 3649

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