The SAME Phoenix Post – chartered in 1967 - is one of more than 120 posts that make up The Society of American Military Engineers, a professional engineering association connecting architects, engineers and builders in the public sector and private industry, uniting them to improve individual and collective capabilities. Our goal is to unite A/E/C entities and individuals in the public and private sector so that we can prepare for – and overcome – natural and man-made disasters, acts of terrorism and improve security at home and abroad.
In the interest of National Defense… bringing together all phases of U.S. engineering, [in both the] civil sector and military, for the advancement of knowledge… and the rapid mobilization of engineering capabilities.
The Charter of the Society of American Military Engineers
Founded in 1920