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 & […]
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 […]
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 […]
The fifth week of the 2015 legislative session closed Friday, Feb. 13. In that time, two specific bills important to engineers were filed along with an array of infrastructure funding bills. First, S. 410, the updating of the engineers’ and surveyors’ practice act, was filed with an impressive list of sponsors including Senate Pro-Tempore/Finance Committee […]
The American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina and the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers are holding the Eighth Annual Winter Meeting on Feb. 25, 2015 at Seawell’s in Columbia. With full day participation, 6 PDHs can be obtained. The Winter Meeting begins with an update from the president of each group. Then […]
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.