• The Voice Newsletter

    January 1, 2016

  • In Memoriam - Alvin Dunbar

    Alvin Webb "Pete" Dunbar of Dunbar Milby Williams Pittman and Vaughan passed away on December 15, 2015. Pete was born in Clifton Springs, NY, and was a 1957 graduate of the University of Virginia's School of Engineering. In 1966, he founded Alvin W. Dunbar, Consulting Structural Engineers, this later became Dunbar Milby & Williams. Currently the firm has over 21 Professional Engineers on staff. 

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  • Member Information Center

    Members, please be sure to create a new login and password for the Member Information Center. Once logged in, you can updated your profile information and register for an upcoming event!

  • Governor McAuliffe Announces $2.43 Billion Bond Package to Fund Key Research and Economic Development Projects

    Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 budget he will introduce on December 17th will include a $2.43 billion bond package to support key capital projects that will enhance Virginia’s technological research and economic development infrastructure. 

    The bond package represents the largest research-oriented capital investment in the Commonwealth’s history as well as the largest state investment in Virginia’s state parks.


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  • Transportation Reception

    January 14
    6 - 8:00 PM

    Each year, engineering professionals and transportation officials from key agencies come together to discuss what's on the horizon! Increase your exposure with state agencies, support our industry, and build your business by attending the 2016 ACEC Transportation Reception! Don't miss this opportunity to network with state agencies and grow your firm!

     

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  • Ryan Beasley Named 2016 Rising Star

    Ryan Beasley of Atkins was named as 2016 Rising Star recipient from ACEC Virginia's Next Generation Committee. Beasley will receive the award at ACEC Virginia’s annual Engineering Excellence Awards Gala on Thursday, February 4 at the Jefferson Hotel in Richmond, Virginia. 
     
    The Rising Star Award is designed to recognize outstanding professionals who significantly contribute to their company’s success. The award is presented to any professional in a firm, including engineers, planners, environmentalists, communication and marketing specialists, IT, Human Resources, administrations, project management, etc. Those chosen for this prestigious award have less than 15 years' experience, have become key players within their firms and hold the promise of future leadership in the Virginia engineering profession.

     

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  • Engineering Excellence Awards Gala

    February 4

    Join us for the Engineering Excellence Awards Gala to recognize outstanding engineering achievements from throughout the world and Virginia, including the distinguished Pinnacle Award for the best overall engineering accomplishment.

     

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  • Virginia Hits the Mark

    ACEC Virginia met their 2015 ACEC/PAC fundraising goals this week, joining over 30 other states. ACEC national is closing in on the $1 Million PAC goal this year, thanks to you!

    In Virginia, PAC Champion Frank Wilson of McKinney & Company credited ACEC/VA Executive Director Nancy Israel and the state leadership for making ACEC/PAC a priority. “Every year we build on the success of the previous campaign," he said. "It truly is a team effort.”


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  • Scholarship Deadline

    The deadline for submissions for the ACEC Scholarship Program is March 7. General scholarships are open to all eligible students seeking a degree in engineering while the specialty CASE scholarship is limited to students pursuing a Master’s degree in Structural Engineering.

     

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  • Transportation Round-Robin

    Promote your firm to VDOT Selection Committee members and DBE firms. Representatives from ten VDOT offices will be in attendance. Exhibitor space and sponsorship's are still available.

     

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  • Member News

    ACEC Virginia members are on the move! Keep up with the latest and greatest from other member firms here. Do you have member news to share? Email us your firm's announcements!


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    Upcoming Events:

     

         
     
    01.14.16

    Transportation Reception
    6:00 to 8:00 pm

    The Jefferson Hotel

    Each year, engineering professionals and transportation officials from key agencies come together to discuss what's on the horizon! 

     
       
     
    02.04.16

    Engineering Excellence Awards Gala
    5:30 to 9:00 pm

    The Jefferson Hotel

    Join us for the Engineering Excellence Awards Gala to recognize outstanding engineering achievements from throughout the world and Virginia, including the distinguished Pinnacle Award for the best overall engineering accomplishment.

     
       
     
    03.10.16

    2016 Winter Meeting

    Registration is now open for our 2016 Winter Meeting. Join us in Annapolis, MD for two days of business sessions with John Sarvay, Founder and Principal Consultant with Floricane.

     
       
     
    03.16.16

    Transportation Round-Robin
    9:30 am to 2:00 pm

    Promote your firm to ACEC members, VDOT selection committee members and DBE firms.

     
       
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