Industry Links


American Council Of Engineering Companies

Website: The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is the voice of America’s engineering industry. Council members – numbering more than 5,500 firms throughout the country – are engaged in a wide range of engineering works that propel the nation’s economy, and enhance and safeguard America’s quality of life. more


American Institute of Architects

Website: Based in Washington, D.C., the AIA has been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since 1857. more



Website: aecKnowledge is a web-based, peer-reviewed knowledge sharing platform for the AEC industries, and provides quality online continuing education to practitioners throughout the AEC industries. With a mission to transform how design and construction professionals throughout the AEC industries collaborate with and learn from each other, aecKnowledge targets the more than 6 million professionals and tradespeople across the fragmented AEC industry, and provides a venue for allied professionals and knowledge providers to strengthen their presence among a large and engaged audience. Watch this short video for an overview – About aecKnowledge.


Architects/Engineers Professional Network

Website: A/E ProNet was established in 1987 by a group of insurance brokers specializing in professional liability insurance and risk management services for the design community. The organization has grown to 33 member firms with an estimate combined experience exceeding 650 years, who serve the design professional community in 46 major metropolitan area. more



Website: Beazley is a leading insurer of traditional professions, such as lawyers and architects and engineers, as well as other businesses that face growing professional liability exposures, such as software companies, consultants, media companies, and retailers. Our US clients are served both by our underwriters at Lloyd’s and by our local US-based underwriters, including our dedicated private enterprise team that focuses on the needs of smaller scale clients.more


Berkley Design Professional Underwriters

Website: Berkley DP was started in 2013 by a team of people with deep roots in underwriting, loss prevention and claims handling for the Design Professional community. The genesis of Berkley DP was the combination of our team’s passion for bringing fresh ideas to the products and services Design Professionals need together with W. R. Berkley Corporation’s desire to commit its superior financial strength and A+ rated paper to this industry segment. Berkley DP’s motto is: “Better by Design.” more


Liberty International Underwriters (LIU)

Website: LIU’s Architects & Engineers (A&E) Professional Liability insurance programs provide you with the insurance protection needed allowing you to concentrate on your clients and projects. Our underwriters specialize in A&E Professional Liability, with experience on both the insurance and broker sides, and have the authority and expertise to customize your client’s Professional Liability program. Claims Professionals – most of whom are attorneys or have experience in the profession – 100 percent dedicated to professional liability claims. more


National Association of Home Builders

Website: NAHB is a trade association that helps promote the policies that make housing a national priority. Since 1942, NAHB has been serving its members, the housing industry, and the public at large. more


National Society of Professional Engineers

Website: In 1934, a group of professional engineers met in New York City to establish an organization dedicated to the non-technical concerns of licensed professional engineers. The National Society of Professional Engineers stands today as the only national organization committed to addressing the professional concerns of licensed PEs across all disciplines. more


Professional Liability Agents Network (PLAN)

Website: PLAN is a select group of insurance agencies specializing in risk management and loss prevention programs for architects, engineers and environmental consultants. PLAN serves the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico with approximately 50 member firms. more


Terra Insurance Company

Website: Terra insures conscientious design professionals who practice in the geosciences; i.e., geotechnical engineers, civil engineers, environmental engineers and scientists, geologists, and allied professionals. Terra is a well-run insurance company that is focused on remaining what many consider to be the best in the industry.more


U.S. Green Building Council

Website: The Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501 c3 non-profit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. more