Sara McCartha, Office of Advice Counsel for SC LLR, was one of the keynote lunch speakers at the ACEC-SC/SCSPE Winter Meeting. She covered the legal process of the SC State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors. McCartha received her B.S. from Clemson University and her J.D. from the University of South Carolina School […]
Lenora Addison-Miles, administrator for the Engineers and Surveyors at the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation presented very informative statistics regarding the engineering community in South Carolina at the ACEC-SC/SCSPE Winter Meeting on February 26, 2014. Addison-Miles received her B.A. in Public Affairs from Columbia College, and her M.B.A. from South University. She […]
Timothy W. Rickborn, PE, Chairman of the SC State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors led the keynote presentation at the 2014 ACEC-SC/SCSPE Winter Meeting Feb. 26, 2014. Rickborn is a structural engineer and owner of Rickborn & Associates, LLC located in Mount Pleasant, SC. He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil […]
The American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina and the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers held the 7th Annual Winter Meeting Feb. 26, 2014 at Seawell’s in Columbia. Engineers had the opportunity to receive 6 Professional Development Hours in the business or environmental tracks. The Keynote address was given during lunch by the […]
The most important legislation to your profession needs a push by you now. The Engineers’ and Surveyors’ Practice Act has been rewritten by the SC State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors. Two bills with the new language were introduced last year, one in the SC House of Representative (H.3832) and one in […]
Lt. Governor, Glenn McConnell, received the 2013 ACEC-SC Public Service Award at the annual Engineering Excellence Award Gala at the Columbia Art Museum Feb. 4, 2014.
The Business and Commerce Subcommittee of the House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee, met Feb. 18. On the agenda was H. 4604, the industry exemption legislation.
This legislative year has been somewhat strange. The SC General Assembly began the session Jan. 14 and has already taken two weeks off due to extraordinary weather conditions. However, the House of Representative had scheduled a furlough for one of those weeks.