ACEC/CT Legislative Reception

2020 Legislative Reception

In light of the Current Coronavirus Shut Down, the legislative reception will need to be rescheduled.

Connecticut State Capitol
210 Capitol Avenue
Room 310
Hartford, CT 06106

5:00 – 7:00 PM

ACEC/CT will host a Legislative Reception at the State Capitol in Hartford on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. The reception will be open to all legislators and legislative staff, DOT management, DCS management and ACEC/CT members and is a wonderful opportunity to show members of the General Assembly the great work we do for the people of Connecticut and our impact on the state’s economy.

A limited number of sponsorships are available and include a table for displays, literature, etc. and listing in the event materials.

If you would like to attend the reception or become a sponsor, please

ACEC-CT Member Dinner Meeting & Small Business Opportunity Networking Event

Special Guest : Commissioner Joseph Giulietti, Connecticut Department of Transportation

Presentation Title: State of the Department of Transportation

Monday, March 9, 2020 

Casa Mia at the Hawthorne 

2421 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037Social Hour & Small Business Opportunity Networking – 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm  – ACEC-CT welcomes all small business to showcase their services at the networking hour before the CT DOT Commissioner Giulietti’s State of DOT Address. Small Business’s with WBE, DBE, and SBE certification are encouraged to attend. Tables will be set up to accommodate 2 firm representatives and marketing needs. 

Dinner – 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm 

Presentation – 7:15 pm – 8:00 pm 

$65 for ACEC-CT Members 
$70 for Non-ACEC-CT Members
* All firms registering for the Small Business Networking Table must register attendees for dinner**

Click Here to Register Today
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A Special Dinner Meeting on The Beehive Bridge Project with New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart.

Monday, February 10, 2020
A Special ACEC-CT Dinner Program

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The Crystal Ballroom, 211 Farmington Ave, New Britain, CT 06053
Cocktail/Social Hour: 5:30-6:30 pm
Dinner: 6:30-7:15 pm
Presentation: 7:15-8:00 pm

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Please join ACEC Connecticut as we welcome New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart for a look at how The Beehive Bridge project has unified the city and reversed decades of damage while highlighting its history and incorporating the City Seal into the cutting edge bridge design.

Special Thanks to our Annual Corporate Sponsors

WSP

Dinner Meeting Sponsorships are available…
or contact Tricia@grassrootsct.com or Lisa@grassrootsct.com

Results of the 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards

The 2020
Engineering Excellence Awards Gala

This year’s Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) Gala was a huge success.  The event was held on January 14th at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville, CT.  There was a wonderful array of projects presented.

A link will be shared shortly with all of the pictures from the event.

On behalf of the ACEC-CT Board of Directors, we are pleased to congratulate our 2020 winners and their clients:

The 2020 Grand Award Winner
Tighe & Bond-Great Hill Tunnel & Pipeline Restoration, New Haven, CT

2020 ACEC-CT

Engineering Excellence Award Winners:

ATANE/AECOM-Atlantic Street Bridge, Stamford, CT

CDM Smith and Tighe & Bond-Modern Roundabout Design, Glastonbury, CT

Fuss & O’Neill-Beehive Bridge, New Britain, CT

H.W. Lochner-Design-Build-Rehabilitation of Bridge Nos. 02366, 02367, and 02369 in East Hartford, CT and Bridge No. 00847 in Willington, CT

Tighe & Bond-Great Hill Tunnel & Pipeline Restoration, New Haven, CT

WSP-Superstructure Replacement of US Route 1 Over I-95, Stamford, CT

2020 ACEC-CT Merit Award Winners:

AI Engineers-Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00255: I-395 NB and SB over Route 85, Waterford, CT

The DiSalvo Engineering Group-Warren Harding High School, Bridgeport, CT

Gannett Fleming, Inc.-Sound Beach Tomac Avenue MNR Bridges Rehabilitation Inspection Services, Greenwich, CT

STV-Replacement of Bridge No. 01127 Route 80 Over Farm River,North Branford, CT

“This year’s submissions demonstrated excellent engineering projects completed by your firms and reflected a diversity of project types, clients, and engineering disciplines,” said Rob Yirigian, EEA Committee Chair. “The number of Merit and Engineering Excellence Awards issued by the judges reflects this diversity,” Yirigian concluded.

Special thanks to Tricia, Lisa, Rob and our judges, Don Doeg, Jim Fuda, Mike Oliver, Sandra Stavola and Ted von Rosenvinge, who also served as our evening’s emcee.  A link will be made available shortly to access pictures from the event.

Register Today for the 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards

American Council of Engineers Connecticut

Join The American Council Of Engineering Companies

In Celebrating Connecticut’s

Outstanding Engineering Projects Of The Past Year

January 14, 2020

This sensational program–the “Academy Awards” of the engineering industry–offers entrant’s well-deserved recognition from their peers as well as a national audience. Firm staff, clients, consultants and guests are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Location: Aqua Turf – Plantsville, CT

Cocktail/Social Hour: 5:30-6:30 pm

Dinner: 6:30-7:15 pm

Awards Presentation: 7:30-8:30 pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT

Special Thanks to our Annual Corporate Sponsors…

Season and Program Sponsorships are available…
Please contact Tricia Dinneen Priebe at tricia@grassrootsct.com

Annual Holiday Party & Scholarship Fundraiser

American Council of Engineers Connecticut

Please join ACEC-CT and CSPE and ring in the holiday season with good company at an excellent venue.

Monday, December 9, 2019 in the Pool Room, 5:30pm

City Steam

942 Main Street in Hartford, CT

Click Here to Register and buy your scholarship prize tickets.

Registration is $40 and includes Butlered Hors D’oeuvres throughout the evening. Scholarship prize tickets are $20.

Great prizes will be raffled, including:

  • Boston Red Sox Tickets
  • UCONN Men’s Basketball Tickets
  • Yard Goats Terrace and Field Box Tickets
  • Amazon and Starbucks gift cards and many more

Special Thanks to our Annual Corporate Sponsors








The Atlantic Street Accelerated Bridge Replacement

Monday, September 16, 2019  
ACEC-CT Dinner Program
Project Highlight: Atlantic Street Accelerated Bridge Replacement

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Presenters will include:
Michelle Lynch, PE, Transportation Supervising Engineer, CTDOT
Jonathan Ives, PE, Structural Department Manager, AECOM
Kevin Conroy, PE, Resident Engineer, ATANE Consulting

Baci Grill, 134 Berlin Rd, Cromwell, CT
Cocktail/Social Hour: 5:30-6:30 pm
Dinner: 6:30-7:15 pm
Presentation: 7:15-8:00 pm

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Please join ACEC Connecticut for a presentation by CTDOT, AECOM, and ATANE on the replacement of the Atlantic Street Railroad Bridge.  This bridge replacement project now under construction utilizes ABC methods to minimize impacts to Amtrack, Metro North Railroad,  and the traveling public.  This project has just recently reached its first milestone with the placement of 6 bridge units in a span of 9 days, which included the demolition of  existing bridge.  The existing structure carries five rail tracks.  Two tracks were maintained in the bridge replacement window.   We look forward to hear more about this major bridge replacement project!

Special Thanks to our Annual Corporate Sponsors

       

WSP

Dinner Meeting Sponsorships are available…
or contact Tricia@grassrootsct.com or Lisa@grassrootsct.com

Dunkin Donuts Park Tour & Yard Goats Game, May 16th


Come Join CSCE & ACEC-CT and celebrate spring with good company at an excellent event.

Register Today!

The Event kicks off at 5:30pm at the Sam Adams Party Deck.

7:05pm Hartford Yard Goats v. New Hampshire Fisher Cats

Registration is $42 and includes: (2.5hr) Buffet Dinner, Access to the Yard Goats Club, Cash Bar and a Tour of the Park.

Registration Deadline is May 2nd! Register Today.

(This is an outside registration and not through ACEC-CT)

Joint Design and Construction Industry Dinner March 12th

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

5:30pm-9:30pm

Aqua Turf, 556 Mulberry St., Plantsville, CT 06479

Click Here to visit the AIA site-scroll down to purchase tickets.

The Joint Dinner of the Design and Construction Industry is an evening of collegiality and relationship building. This annual event is an extraordinary business opportunity for members of the participating professional associations to network.

Each year a keynote speaker discusses what is happening in our state and the effects on the design and construction industry. Governor Lamont has been invited to be the keynote speaker (tentative).

5:30 pm                 Cocktail Reception

6:30 pm                 Dinner