Rock Island Post
Society of American Military Engineers

The mission of the Society of American Military Engineers is to promote and facilitate engineering support for national security by developing and enhancing relationships and competencies among uniformed services, public and private sector engineers, and related professionals.

Who We Are

Centered in Rock Island, Illinois, the Rock Island Post serves the Upper Mississippi River Valley, with members in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Kansas, Indiana and Ohio. The post boasts over 250 individual members and over 40 sustaining member firms. Monthly meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month. In addition to hosting an annual golf outing and commander briefings, the post is also active in various community activities.

For more information on the Society of American Military Engineers, please visit the SAME National web site at

Current News

The May Post Notes.

Credentialing Achievement Awards Program (CAAP):

The SAME Young Member Council is continuing the Credentialing Achievement Awards Program (CAAP) to promote the professional development of SAME Young Members and NCO Members in support of the SAME Strategic Plan. The CAAP serves to fulfill an objective which is to provide financial support for professional development, education, and mentoring initiatives to benefit our SAME members.

SAME will support the cost by reimbursing Young and NCO Members for exam sitting or registration fees. The full program details and application are located at CAAP Info. 2015 Applications are due April 10 and October 9.

For questions regarding the program, please visit the SAME HQ Website or contact Hector M. Hernandez at 850-396-4934 or

For information on future events, see the 2015 Calendar.

Sustaining Members

AECOM FluidClarity Ltd. MWH
ARCADIS U.S., Inc. Foth Prairie Engineers of Illinois
Ayres Associates GRAEF SBM Business Equipment Center
Barr Engineering Co. Hanson Professional Services, Inc. Short Elliott Hendrickson, Inc.
Bechtel National, Inc. HDR Shive-Hattery, Inc.
Bergmann Associates HNTB Snyder & Associates, Inc.
Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp. Howard R. Green Company Stanley Consultants, Inc.
CardnoJFNew Jacobs Engineering Stantec, Inc.
Caterpillar, Inc. KBR N. American Government & Defense Terracon Consultants, Inc.
CDM Smith Kirkham Michael URS Corporation
Civil &Environmental Consultants, Inc. KJWW Engineering WESTON Solutions, Inc.
CH2MHILL Missman, Inc. WF Baird & Associates
Christopher B. Burke Engineering Ltd. Wills Burke Kelsey Associates, LTD
Continental Mapping Consultants, Inc.
ECO Constructors LLC
Eaton Corporation

Rock Island Post
Clock Tower Building
Rock Island, IL 61204-2004
Telephone: (309) 794-5790

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Last modified: May 1, 2015