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CCP Certification Study Guide
Second Edition Now Available

The CCP Certification Study Guide, 2nd Edition, companion publication to Skills and Knowledge of Cost Engineering, 6th Edition (S&K 6), is now available for purchase in either the print or digital download versions.  ...more
2016 Industrial Appreciation Award

The Industrial Appreciation Award is presented to firms that have rendered exceptional support to the cost engineering profession and to AACE International’s aims and objectives. Independent Project Analysis (IPA) was founded in 1987, Independent Project Analysis (IPA), Inc. is the preeminent consultancy in project evaluation and ...more
2016 Award of Merit

The Award of Merit is given for outstanding contribution or service to the cost management or cost engineering profession, or to the public as a whole. William E. Kraus joined AACE International in 1985 and became a Certified Cost Professional (CCP) in 1990. Bill was elected and served AACE’s Board of Directors as Director, Region 5 ...more