Formed in 1968 with the objective of promoting the advancement of the proffesionalism of Consultation and co-operation among those Engineers whose work is of a purely consultative character. Their scope involves all engineering roles including providing a forum for Government, Public bodies, Associations, Representatives of Industry and Trade among others to confer with consulting enginers as a body and as certain their collective views. The association receives complaints on their members firmand also acts as a public watch dog on Engineering Matters.
The Association is a member of FIDIC, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers, GAMA, the Group of African Member Associations of FIDIC and APSEA, the Association of Professional Societies in East Africa.
ACEK sustains its activities from contributions of its members who pay in form of subscription, service charges and donations.
ACEK Members profess to posses the relevant qualifications, expertise and facilities to offer the highest quality of service in their disciplines of expertise while adhering to the highest ethical and professional standards.