ASEP is known for its publications like the different volumes of the National Structural Code of the Philippines, the approved referral codes of the Philippine National Building Code.
ACO’s key senior staff have been members of the various Committee on Codes of the ASEP. This includes the following:
- ASEP Recommended Guidelines on Structural Design Peer Review of Structures, 2010
- ASEP Earthquake Design Manual, 2003 Volume 1: Code Provisions for Lateral Forces (First Edition)
COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS OF THE PHILIPPINES (CECOPHIL)
ACO is a member of the Council of Engineering Consultants of the Philippines (CECOPHIL), which is considered as one of the leading organizations of its kind in the local consulting industry, consisting of very active and well-established Filipino and multi-national engineering firms doing various technical consulting work for both the government and private sectors here and abroad.
PHILIPPINE GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL (PHILGBC)
ACO is a member of the Philippine Green Building Council (PHILGBC), a professional organization that promotes the sharing of knowledge on green building practices to the industry to ensure a sustainable environment. It was organized to serve as a single voice in the promotion of holistic and market-based green building practices, to facilitate the sharing of green building information and practices in the building industry, and to serve as a non-partisan venue for the development of a green building rating system.
The PHILGBC is a member of the World Green Building Council – Asia Pacific Network. The Council is also a member organization of the International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE), and a global partner of the GLOBE Alliance. The Council’s opinions are valued in the areas of policy development, business development, and environmental expertise.