Group Structure and Participants:
EEP employs multiple design and construction firms to plan, engineer, oversee construction, monitor and safeguard compensatory-mitigation sites. Over the past 12 years, nearly 800 contracts have been awarded to professional companies. Working in partnership with the ACEC/NC, efforts have been directed to reduce contract processing time, identify means to make partial payment when appropriate, and to adjust scoping and negotiation more efficiently and effectively. These initiatives are identified below.