Archive | Announcements

SBC Headed to The Big Easy: Nov. 4-6, 2015


August has arrived, and that means we are just three months away from the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs! SBC is the premier event for small businesses looking to increase their presence and performance in the federal A/E/C marketplace; for large businesses to engage with potential teaming partners; […]

TISP Becomes SAME Council


At the SAME Board of Direction meeting May 18 in Houston, the board voted to approve the full integration of The Infrastructure Security Partnership (TISP) into SAME as a council, which includes a voting position on the board for the TISP chair. SAME has served as Secretariat of TISP for several years and a number […]

Jane Penny Sworn in as SAME President


Jane Penny, a registered professional engineer, an SAME Fellow, and a member of the Society since 1983, was sworn in as SAME National President on Thursday May 21, during the 2015 Joint Engineer Training Conference in Houston. Penny becomes the first female to hold the position of SAME President since the organization’s founding in 1920. […]

IBOW X: Explore Overseas Opportunities!


The tenth annual SAME International Business Opportunity Webinar Series begins at 10 a.m., Tuesday March 31, continuing with sessions being held on five other days through Thursday, April 9. IBOW X offers professionals real-time insight into global A/E/C opportunities supporting the U.S. government. And, sessions are always available for listening On Demand to fit your schedule […]

Vote Now! SAME Board of Direction


Voting for the new class of National Officers and Elected Directors for the SAME Board of Direction is now open. Click here to vote today! Voting, which is done entirely through the SAME website, runs through 5:00 p.m. [EDT] on Friday April, 25, 2015. Voting is restricted to SAME Members Only. This year’s ballot features candidates […]

2015 JETC • May 19-21!


  Tuesday morning May 19 at 0800, the SAME 2015 Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo will be cleared for lift off in Houston, Texas!  This year’s JETC will feature a tremendous breadth of session topics designed to appeal to SAME’s cross-cutting membership—from joint engineer operations to installation management; from design and construction to project management; from […]

SAME Fellow Named Federal Engineer of the Year!


Lt. Col. Patrick G. Miller, P.E., F.SAME, USAF, was named the 2015 Federal Engineer of the Year by the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE). Col. Miller, who also earlier this month was invested into the SAME Academy of Fellows as a new Fellow, was recognized as Federal Engineer of the Year during a ceremony held February 26 […]

Get Affordable Continuing Ed: SAME Teams with RedVector!


SAME has teamed with RedVector to offer SAME members an expanded library of educational courses. These courses feature a variety of topics relevant to specific license and certification requirements in each state. With easy-to-use drop down features, members can search for each state’s requirements, then select the exact course that fits their specific needs. Through […]

Preview SAME March Madness!


For three days beginning March 10, SAME members will take over the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center for the FY2016 DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings, the Fellows Luncheon, the Fellows Investiture, and the 2015 Golden Eagle Awards Dinner. That’s right: three days, four events, nearly 1,000 A/E/C industry and government professionals, distinguished guests, and deserving […]

2014 SBC: One Month Away!


10: That’s the number of Federal Agencies participating at the SAME 2014 Small Business Conference. 215: That’s the Sold Out number of exhibitors at the SAME 2014 Small Business Conference. 1,600+: That’s the number who have attended the SAME Small Business Conference each of the last couple years. Free: You could be eligible for a Free Registration […]

November is Resilience Month!


November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience month! Around the country, federal, state, local, territorial and tribal entities are helping spread the importance of resilience—including the collective benefits of engagement between public and private sector stakeholders. Former Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Thad Allen has described resilience as “the immune system of our nation.”  In that respect then, November […]

Fall Forecast: PDHs in the Air


SAME’s Continuing Education Program has several webinars and onsite courses lined up over the next several weeks to sharpen your skills and boost your professional development, beginning October 21 with a two-part webinar on the Total Building Commissioning Process. “The Total Building Commissioning Process – What it is and What it is Not!” will present and […]

AOF Nominations Due Oct. 1


Nominations for the 2015 Class of Fellows are due no later than noon EST, October 1, 2014. Since 1972, the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) has bestowed the designation of Fellow on its members who have rendered dedicated and outstanding service to SAME and to military engineering and in support of national security. In […]

Get Published in TME!


Well before the calendar turns to 2015, The Military Engineer is accepting submissions for the 2015 issues of TME. In fact, the deadline for article proposals for the January-February issue is in October! Check out the 2015 TME Editorial Calendar for more details on upcoming topics planned for the year ahead. Share your projects and […]

Look Inside the Latest TME!


The September-October 2014 issue of The Military Engineer is now online. This issue of TME features a plethora of content covering two topics, that, as the government endures more austere budgets, and the nation faces increased storms and weather event, are exceedingly timely: Asset Management and Climate Change & Extreme Weather. Feature articles include: DOD’s new Sustainment […]

Plan Ahead for PDHs in August!


Mark your calendars as SAME’s Continuing Education Program has two opportunities to earn PDHs from the comfort of your living room during August. The webinars will hit two timely topics: resilience within coastal communities against climate impacts; and public-private and public-public partnerships. And, coming up next week, SAME in conjunction with the San Antonio Post […]

SAME Names New Executive Director

SAME insignia

SAME has named Brig. Gen. Joseph “Joe” Schroedel, P.E., F.SAME, USA (Ret.) as its next Executive Director. Gen. Schroedel will begin his new position at SAME HQ—Century House in Alexandria, Va.—on Aug. 4, 2014. He succeeds Dr. Robert D. “Bob” Wolff, P.E., F.SAME, who announced his retirement after leading the organization for 12 years. Dr. […]

Registration now open for Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) webinar


SAME Architectural Practice Committee is hosting a 1.5-hour webinar: How to Interpret and Implement the Recently Updated UFC 4-010-01, Antiterrorism and Force Protection Requirements on Thurs., June 12 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The online session will cover the recent changes in Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) 4-010-01 and what AT/FP consultants and/or reviewers see as critical to […]

John Mogge Sworn in as New SAME President

New SAME President

Col. John Mogge, Ph.D, RA, F.SAME, USAF (Ret.), of CH2M HILL was sworn in Thursday morning as 2014-2015 SAME National President during the Annual Post Awards Breakfast and Business Meeting at the 2014 JETC. Col. Mogge has been an active member of SAME since 1980 and was invested in the Academy of Fellows in 1996. […]

JETC Kicks Off Next Week!


SAME’s flagship event, the Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo, commences its 2014 edition Tuesday morning live in Orlando! This year’s event features nearly 100 speakers from the top of the military engineering universe including: Army Chief of Engineers, Lt. Gen. Thomas Bostick, Navy Chief of Civil Engineers, Rear Adm. Kate Gregory, and Air Force Director […]

« Older posts