ACEC/L and ACEC provide a forum for sharing experiences and exchanging ideas. Participation in state and national conferences, committee activities, and seminars provides an opportunity to talk with your peers - fellow design professionals - about business problems and solutions. ACEC and ACEC/L members include seasoned, experienced senior managers in consulting engineering, with practical knowledge to share.
Through ACEC and ACEC/L, consulting engineers make important business connections, setting the stage for joint ventures, engineering subcontracts, and client referrals. ACEC/L keeps members informed of state agency design projects advertised by Facility Planning and Control.
ACEC/L is your voice in the Louisiana Legislature, lobbying on your behalf, and crafting legislation designed to protect your business interest and to enhance your business practice. ACEC/L was instrumental in the successful passage of a bill that reduces your peremptive period from seven to five years in the 2003 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature. A copy of the act is found below.
In 2006, ACEC/L spearheaded the passage of House Bill 960, prohibiting the bidding of design professional's services.
ACEC/L and ACEC make available contract documents and a myriad of books, gifts and tapes at the ACEC Bookshop.
Members have the unique opportunity to serve on any of a number of ACEC/L and ACEC committees including liaisons with LDOTD, LES, AGC, LDNR, and AIA/LA.
ACEC/L has a lot to offer you, and YOU HAVE A LOT TO OFFER ACEC/L.
Available membership benefits include:
Refer to www.ACEC.org/membership/benefits for more details on these programs.
ACT ## 854 - Peremption of actions for damages against a professional engineer.
AMERICAN COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING COMPANIES OF LOUISIANA