ACEC/MA Insights - Summer 2012

Type:  Insights 

Link:   ACEC/MA Insights - Summer 2012 Issue 


Highlights of This Issue:


President’s Letter
Outgoing president Mary Hall recounts ACEC/MA’s accomplishments over this last year.


Spotlight on Ko Ishikura, PE, Incoming President ACEC/MA
Learn more about ACEC/MA's 2012-2013 President.


ACEC/MA Members Gather at State House for Design Professionals Day

Green Infrastructure Improvement: A Natural Approach

 Putting green infrastructure to work to help meet the water infrastructure challenges.


Water Infrastructure Finance Commission Report Released


The Envision™ Infrastructure Rating System

A holistic framework for evaluating and rating the economic, environmental, and social benefits of infrastructure projects.

EPA’s Updated Construction General Permit: Questions and Challenges

Revisions raise questions regarding responsibility and enforcement.


Federal Quality Management: Do You Know Your Alphabet?

How to enhance compliance with federal quality management requirements.


QBS: Where We Stand—Part Two, Strategies

Strategies to get things moving in a positive direction.


 Why Join ACEC/MA? One Company’s Case

 Ko Ishikura on the benefits of joining.


Thanks to Our Outgoing Leaders

Mary Hall completes her tenure as president and Paul Murphy steps down as Communication Committee co-chair.


What Have We Done For You Lately?

ACEC/MA works hard to protect and promote your business.

A Seat at the Table—Program Committee

The Program Committee develops programs relevant to members’ needs.

When Duty Calls—Company Opportunities When Employees Are Called to ServeOpportunities for growth and flexibility.

ACEC/MA Announces 2012 Engineering Excellence Awards Recipients

Annual gala recognizes the accomplishments of member firms, individuals and community contributors.


Registration is Open for 2012–2013 ACEC/MA Odyssey Leadership Program
Join us for this leadership skills development program for high-potential leaders.


ACEC/MA News and Notes

Upcoming Events--Save the Date

Our events planned for September and beyond.


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