As a member of ACEC-NB

As an organization, our greatest strength is our member firms. Companies that belong to ACEC-NB, enjoy unparalleled opportunities for professional networking and growth. The principals and employees of our member firms are able to participate in New Brunswick’s only business and lobbying community designed specifically for consulting engineering companies. As well, members can take advantage of professional development programs designed specifically for the consulting engineering community.

ACEC-NB benefits

Government Relations  Advocacy 2

  • Advocating for the establishment of business practices that are fair and competitive for our industry and our clients.
  • Consistent communication and education with key government officials on procurement, remuneration and standard agreements.
  • Advocating member issues to all official New Brunswick political parties through the first ACEC-NB Advocacy Campaign.
  • Working with several groups to raise awareness on energy development and domestic natural gas.

Raising the Profile of Consulting Engineering

  • Speaking out on issues important to the industry as a respected and knowledgeable voice with coverage in provincial media.
  • Enhancing the profile of industry through quality programming, like the ACEC-NB Annual Awards for Engineering Excellence.
  • Media outreach on the importance of responsible long-term infrastructure planning, energy development and domestic natural gas.

Business Training for our Members

  • Providing high quality business training to industry and clients.
  • Professional development seminars in partnership with Design Firm Seminars and Pierre Battah Associates
  • Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Luncheon with key speakers relevant to our members and their clients.

Stakeholder Relations

  • Communicating with public and private stakeholders in identifying opportunities and threats to our industry.
  • Representation on industry groups:
    – Joint-Industry Government Group (CANB, AANB, ACEC-NB, trades and government)
    – True Growth Energy Group
    – Energy East Forum
    – APEGNB Public Interest Action Committee
    – APEGNB Women in Engineering
    – Maritime Connection Group (ACEC-NB, ACEC-PEI, CENS)
    – ACEC-NB Member Organization Group
  • ACEC-NB representation at ACEC-Canada