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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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  • A Different March Madness

    2015-2016 ACEC-SC Annual Planning Retreat March 13-15, 2015 Fripp Island Golf & Beach Resort Saint Helena, SC   Vice Chair Tom Jordan is leading the planning sessions as he sets next year’s direction for ACEC-SC. You can help build on this year’s successes by participating in the 2015 Retreat at the Fripp Island Golf & […]

  • ACEC-SC/SCSPE Winter Meeting

    Attend the 8th Annual ACEC-SC/SCSPE Winter Meeting February 25, 2015 at Seawell’s in Columbia, SC. SCSPE and ACEC-SC have partnered to sponsor this informative program in an effort to meet the continuing education needs of its members. This program offers concurrent sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Attendees can acquire up to 6 PDH’s […]

  • Financial and Information Technology Committees – Members Wanted to Serve

    To: ACEC- SC Member Firms From: ACEC-SC Board of Directors Date: 11/13/2014 Re: Financial and Information Technology Committees In our annual planning meeting for the coming year the board spent a significant amount of time looking for ways ACEC could facilitate opportunities for the member organizations to gain additional benefit from their membership. As you […]

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  • Legislative Report – March 2015

    The SC General Assembly has been in session for nine weeks. The three issues expected to be high on the House and Senate agendas – ethics, infrastructure funding and education – have not passed. However, the House of Representatives completed its work on the 2016 budget, and the Senate will begin its work on the […]

  • 2015 ACEC-SC Scholarship Golf Tournament

    Sign up today to play in the 21st Annual ACEC-SC Scholarship Golf Tournament on Monday, May, 4, 2015. This is a great opportunity to get face-to- face time with a client, colleague, or fellow principal in an informal setting. It also is a chance to advance the profession by raising funds for ACEC-SC to give […]

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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


  • Legislators need to hear from you, as a highway user as well as a professional, the need for additional funds to fix our roads. There are more than a dozen bills already introduced to secure more funds for the highway system.

  • This bill will be introduced soon in both the House and Senate. Many of the changes make the current law conform more to the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) model law.


  • There are two bills in the General Assembly to enact a false claims law which is potentially harmful to businesses; it creates an incentive for lawsuits to target companies that do business with the government. Engineers and architects do not support this legislation. Bill S.73

  • In previous legislative years, legislation requiring the licensure of interior designers has been introduced.

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