The Voice Newsletter
October 1, 2016
Transportation LuncheonsACEC Virginia, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Transportation, is hosting three luncheons across the state. Please join us along with Jeffrey Rodgers and Shailendra Patel of the Alternative Project Delivery Office. VDOT District staff have also been invited.
2016 Virginia Engineers Conference
Written by Carey Andrews
For over 10 years, ACEC Virginia and VSPE have jointly hosted the Virginia Engineers Conference, sparking various interests with topics ranging from current trends to sound business practices. This year we changed things up a bit, moving the location to the Portsmouth Renaissance Hotel. And what a great change it was; participants raved about the food, the CBBT tour, and Spirit of Norfolk cruise.
Collaboration Roundtable - The good, the bad, the ugly
Competition for work has resulted in some unusual and successful teaming relationships. Likewise, sometimes teaming relationships are anything but collaborative. Join us for a roundtable discussion addressing topics such as why collaborate, how to choose team members, how to protect your firm, great experiences, and some not so great experiences.
The New Building Code Requirements
for Structural Concrete
Written by Alan Tuck
As we age – and as we reach a certain age – we tend to put on weight. We may fight against it, but the unyielding pressures of time and gravity eventually get to most of us.
Did you also know that those same laws of inevitability also apply to regulations such as those published by the American Concrete Institute (ACI)? It’s true, we have the evidence here.
2016 ACEC/PAC Fall Sweepstakes
ACEC/VA has reached 45% of our yearly goal for the ACEC/PAC. Help us get to 100% this year by purchasing a raffle ticket in the Fall Sweepstakes!
This year's Grand Prize is $10,000!
ACEC Scholarship Program
ACEC/RMF will award five (5) General Scholarships in 2017:
ACEC Scholar of the Year Scholarship
College of Fellows Scholarship
a/e ProNet Scholarship
Life/Health Trust (LHT) Scholarship
Small Firm Council Scholarship
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