The American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa and the American Council of Engineering Companies together are looking out for your interest on the state and national and even international levels. There is no shortage of engineering and engineering related organizations. However, there is only one organization whose mission is to advance the business interest of its member firms.

ACEC and ACEC of Iowa watch out for your bottom line! 

Following is a brief overview of what we can provide you and your firm:

  • Service on or the benefit from one of our numerous committee activities in the following areas:
    • IDOT Partnering Council
    • IDNR Committees (subcommittees in each area of practice)
    • Rural Economic and Community Development Committee
    • Corps of Engineers Committee
    • American Institute of Architects Committee
    • Master Builders of Iowa Committee
    • Associated General Contractors of Iowa Committee
    • Education and Training Committee
  • Availability of books, manuals and contracts dealing in a wide range of subjects from quality CADD to communications, marketing to taxes, human resources to job descriptions
  • Peer review
  • Seminars and conferences
  • Your firm will be listed in state and national directories that are available to over 1,000 potential Iowa clients and several thousand national and international clients
  • Opportunity for visibility in our Engineering Excellence program
  • Retirement plans with extremely low administrative fees
  • Discounts on overnight deliveries, office supplies, publications, long distance service,
  • Software, office equipment, car rental, debt collection, and business protection
  • Insurance.
  • Business management tips and regulatory news and updates in our state and national newsletters
  • Group life/health insurance
  • Lobbying at the state and federal level

ACEC- Iowa dues are based on the number of employees employed by your firm in the state of Iowa. We will provide additional dues information at your request.

For more information on how to join the American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa and the American Council of Engineering Companies, just call, mail, fax or e-mail us at the following address:

American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa
100 Court Avenue, Suite 203
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: 515-284-7055 Fax: 515-284-7301 E-mail:

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