Let’s face it, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Audits are complex and loaded with tricky nuances. Yet, the importance of correctly interpreting and applying the FAR requirements is critical — did you know you could be held criminally liable for overhead rate errors? Just some of what you will learn: •Overview of FAR theory and related […]
After watching the Masters and the Heritage, who wouldn’t want to play in the 22nd Annual ACEC-SC Scholarship Golf Tournament on April 25, 2016? This is a great opportunity to get some face to face time with a client, colleague, or fellow principal in an informal setting. It also is a chance to advance the […]
The Member Firm Employee Scholarship Program is a competitive scholarship program sponsored by ACEC-SC. Up to $3,500 will be awarded to one or more employees that can demonstrate eligibility and score highest among applicants. Eligibility: Candidates shall successfully demonstrate the following: 1. Full time employee of a Member Firm and domiciled in SC 2. Have […]
Jones, McAden & Associates was honored by the South Carolina State Guard for its management of recruiting and tracking volunteer engineers during the flood in October. Adjutant General, Robert Livingston, PE, made the award presentation at the SC Engineering Conference and Trade Show in June at the Charleston Convention Center. The certificates, called “Major General […]
ACEC-SC elected new officers and board members at the annual meeting in June. ACEC-SC Chairman is Rick Fauteux, PE. He is Associate Vice President and Project Engineer at HDR, Inc. in North Charleston, SC. Prior to his election to Chair, Fauteux served as ACEC-SC Vice Chair and Secretary/Treasurer, as well as serving on the ACEC-SC/SCDOT […]
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.
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.