ACET became a member of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) in 1986, proudly joining a global family of consulting engineers associations.
Founded in 1913, FIDIC represents and promotes the interests of firms supplying services for the built and natural environment.Its members are national associations of consulting engineers from nearly 100 countries around the globe.
Significantly, FIDICpublishes a series of internationally accepted standard forms of contracts for works,for use by clients, consultants, sub-consultants, joint ventures and representatives. FIDIC also publishes a wide range of business-relevant documents -covering all aspects of operations - that are of interest to consulting engineers.
FIDIC organises the annual FIDIC World Consulting Engineering Conference and an extensive programme of seminars, capacity building workshops and training courses.