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Where members come together to address industry challenges and opportunities


Members meet regularly in locations around the state to confer on industry issues


The American Council of Engineering Companies of Ohio is a non-profit trade association comprised of firms that provide a wide array of engineering and other professional services for all types of construction and environmental improvement projects. ACEC Ohio member companies provide services to local, state and federal government agencies, as well as commercial and industrial clients.

The mission of ACEC Ohio is to enhance the economic and regulatory climate for private engineering companies and assist member companies in improving their business management practices so that they may provide high-quality professional services to their clients.

ACEC Ohio is the state affiliate of the American Council of Engineering Companies.

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Latest News


Tax Reform Update--Conference Committee at work

The Tax Reform bill has gone to conference committee and Senator Rob Portman from Ohio is one of the conferees, see analysis from ACEC.


House Bill 180--Residency Bill Ruled Invalid

In a decision that was issued in a comparatively short time period, the Eighth Appellate District Court of Appeals' in Cuyahoga County affirmed the trial court's decision that the Local Hire law passed by the Ohio legislature and signed into law by the Governor, is a not a valid exercise of the legislature' constitutional authority, and that the statute unconstitutionally infringes on the city's Home-Rule authority.


Member Firm Leaders Asked to Complete the Streamlined EBI Survey of Member Firm Leaders

Member Firm Leaders Participation Encouraged in the ACEC’s Engineering Business Index survey for the 3rd quarter 2016


Tax Reform Message from ACEC

We need a continued strong grassroots push to reinforce our central message that all firms – regardless of firm size or tax structure – deserve equitable treatment in the tax code.


Message from Beth--November 21, 2017

Tax reform bill still problematic for passthrough engineering firms; learn more about the priorities of the ACEC Ohio Chapter Integration Task Force.


ACEC Ohio Committees hard at work, see what is going on

A busy month at ACEC Ohio with JobsOhio and ODAS (Edge Program) joining committee meetings and wishing "good luck" to Lyle Flower in his retirement.


Another big year for the Engineering Excellence Awards!

The 2018 Engineering Excellence Awards judging panel truly had their work cut out for them this year! It has been another big year in engineering, we received 28 entries from 22 firms.


Salary, Fringe and Business Practices Survey Launched November 9th

This survey is a value-added benefit for you and your business from ACEC Ohio and we hope you participate by the deadline on December 8, 2017.


Statement from ACEC on Tax Reform

Both Senate and House tax reform proposals treat small and mid-size engineering firms unfairly.

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