ACEC/PA will be the go-to organization to promote and enhance the business interests and profitability of the consulting engineering industry in Pennsylvania.
ACEC/PA Membership Levels
Full Membership -- for firms registered to practice engineering in Pennsylvania; includes membership in ACEC (national); dues determined according to a formula based on firm size.
Associate/Affiliate Membership -- for firms in related professions, such as insurance, finance and accounting, suppliers, construction, and firms that provide legal, scientific and technology support; nonvoting, but may participate in all programs, sit on committees and receive all materials; dues: $1,545.
If you are interested in joining, please print and fill out the Membership Application.
As an ACEC/PA member, you have access to ACEC's Trust Programs, which are designed to enhance your membership investment by helping to control your firm's costs. Programs are available for business insurance, life/health insurance, and retirement plans. Click on the logos below to find out more.
Other Benefits of Membership
ACEC/PA advances those issues which are most important to the consulting engineering community and to promote your firm's success in a business-friendly environment. ACEC/PA is leading the charge for our industry in Pennsylvania and at the National Level.
Political Action Committees
ACEC/PA is politically active in our state and federal government systems. Our State and federal PACs allow ACEC/PA members the opportunity to support and keep candidates in office who support a pro-business legislative agenda. Our PAC is bipartisan and operates out in the open in full compliance with state and federal campaign finance laws.
ACEC/PA’s Annual Meeting provides networking and educational opportunities in all aspects of engineering firm business management. The Annual Meeting is held every Spring in a different location.
Chapter meetings are held in the eastern, central and western Pennsylvania locations, where you will meet with industry leaders and other firm principals to discuss issues and develop lasting relationships.
Government Affairs Breakfasts
ACEC/PA Government Affairs Breakfast meetings are held monthly, except during December and the summer, to bring together principals of consulting engineering firms and legislative and governmental agency leaders. Discussions include legislative issues of importance to engineering firms.
ACEC/PA host a yearly conference in the Fall for Transportation related firms and employees in Hershey, PA and an annual Spring Conference which provides education for all departments within firms to overcome business challenges while creating a successful firm and partnering with various local, state, federal government agencies and like coalitions and partners.
Diamond Awards for Engineering Excellence Gala
The ACEC/PA Diamond Awards for Engineering Excellence Gala is held in February/March to recognize the engineering achievements of Pennsylvania engineering firms. Project recognition is given to engineering firms and to their clients.
Throughout the year, ACEC/PA conducts educational seminars on business practice topics important to engineering firms. Nationally recognized speakers present information necessary for every engineering business.
ACEC/PA Member Discount Program
ACEC/PA Member Discount Programs are designed to enhance your membership investment by helping to control your firm’s costs. ACEC/PA creates partnerships with reputable businesses that offer valuable services with quality and competitive prices. These programs can be used not only for business savings, but make an attractive employee retention program where individual employees benefit from Programs include shipping services, office supplies, large and small scale printing, car rentals, hotel services, telecommunication and technology services, and more.
In order for an engineering firm to take advantage of these excellent business opportunities they must be a member.