Introduction

The Austrian Association of Consulting Engineers is a legally established body of independent consulting engineers who offer their services in every field of technology and natural science. The consulting engineer is an experienced specialist. His services, which combine a broad technical background with an objective view, are directed toward protecting the interests of his client and insuring superior engineering at the lowest commensurate cost.

The Austrian Association of Consulting Engineers represents the professional and business interests of its members in order to influence national and European legislation affecting the profession and to obtain the best possible business conditions for Consulting Engineers.

The Association creates framework conditions such as non-binding calculation recommendations, general terms of business and insurance framework programme for Consulting Engineers.

The Austrian Association of Consulting Engineers promotes the image and the expertise of its members.

Through the ACA, the Austrian umbrella organisation of the profession, the Austrian Association of Consulting Engineers is member of FIDIC and EFCA.