Affiliations

Our industry continues to change and evolve. New technologies and techniques allow us to provide additional value to our clients and deliver solutions that are more efficient and often green and sustainable. To maintain our technological edge, we are committed to playing an active and often leadership role in a number of technical societies and industry associations. Our firm and staff are involved in the following industry groups and associations.

AABC Commissioning Group (ACG): A nonprofit association of certified commissioning authorities, dedicated to the advancement of professional, independent commissioning services through education, training and certification of qualified architects and engineers.

American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC): The voice of America’s engineering industry, members engage in a wide range of engineering works that propel the nation’s economy, and enhance and safeguard America’s quality of life. These works allow Americans to drink clean water, enjoy a healthy life, take advantage of new technologies, and travel safely and efficiently. The firm is also a patron member of the Council of American Mechanical Electrical Engineers (CAMEE), a coalition of Mechanical/Electrical engineering firms within ACEC. It was formed to provide up to date information to member firms on how to best serve their clients.

American Management Association (AMA): A corporate training and consulting group that provides a variety of educational and management development services to businesses, government agencies and individuals.
American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE): The largest association devoted to optimizing the health care physical environment.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME): Helps the global engineering community develop solutions to real world challenges and enables collaboration, knowledge sharing and skill development across all engineering discipline. The ASME codes and standards, publications, conferences, continuing education and professional development programs provide a foundation for advancing technical knowledge and a safer world.

American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE): Dedicated to the advancement of the science of plumbing engineering, to the professional growth and advancement of its members and the health, welfare and safety of the public.

American Solar Energy Society (ASES): The nation’s leading association of solar professionals & advocates. Our mission is to inspire an era of energy innovation and speed the transition to a sustainable energy economy. We advance education, research and policy. ASES is the U.S. section of the International Solar Energy Society.

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE): Promotes the scientific and educational interests of those engaged in the energy industry and fosters action for sustainable development.
Association of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE): Advances technology to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

American Water Works Association (AWWA): Professionals dedicated to managing and treating water and providing solutions to improve public health, protect the environment, strengthen the economy and enhance our quality of life.

Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI): Preeminent source of information, education and knowledge assessment for the constantly evolving information transport systems industry.

Chartered Institute of Building Service Engineers (CIBSE): The standard setter and authority on building services engineering in the UK and overseas. It speaks for the profession and supports career development.

Green Building Initiative (GBI): A nonprofit organization whose mission is to accelerate the adoption of building practices that result in energy-efficient, healthier and environmentally sustainable buildings by promoting credible and practical green building approaches for commercial construction.

Green Plumbers® Green Plumbers USA is a global brand formed by the Master Plumbers & Mechanical Services Association (MPMSAA) in Australia in 2000.

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES; Sustaining Member): Seeks to improve the lighted environment by bringing together those with lighting knowledge and by translating that knowledge into actions that benefit the public.

Institute for the Advancement of Engineering (IAE): An Industry-Academia-Research consortium which is established to enhance the technological competitiveness of its member companies.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE): The world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. The firm participates in the development of electrical standards with the Industry Applications Society (IAS) of IEEE.

Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST): An international, technical society of engineers, scientists, and educators that serves its members and the industries they represent through education and the development of recommended practices and standards.

International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI): Committed and dedicated to the safe use of electricity.

International Code Council (ICC): Dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build and compliance process to construct safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures. Most U.S. communities and many global markets choose the International Codes.

International District Energy Association (IDEA): A nonprofit trade association founded in 1909 to facilitate the exchange of information among district energy professionals.

International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE): Dedicated to educating and advancing pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals and their industry, achieving technical and operational excellence in the pharmaceutical industry and to lead global change and innovation in pharmaceutical technology and processes.

International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories (I2SL): Formerly Labs for the 21st Century (Labs21): Devoted to the principles of sustainable laboratories, from design to engineering to practice.

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA): Established in 1896, an international non-profit advocate of fire prevention. Develops, publishes and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE): Organization of licensed Professional Engineers (PEs) and Engineer Interns (EIs). Through education, licensure advocacy, leadership training, multi-disciplinary networking, and outreach, NSPE enhances the image of its members and their ability to ethically and professionally practice engineering.

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC): Community of leaders working to make green buildings available to everyone within a generation.