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ACEC News / Fall Conference
August 6, 2020

ACEC Fall Conference is Going Virtual!

Due to concerns related to travel and large crowds due to COVID, ACEC has made the decision to go virtual with our Fall Conference. 

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ACEC News / Advocacy
August 6, 2020

ACEC Outlines Industry Priorities for Economic Relief Legislation

With negotiations ongoing between Congress and the White House on a bipartisan economic relief package, ACEC sent a letter to Congressional leaders outlining the industry priorities and highlighting provisions from House and Senate measures that should be included in a final package.

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ACEC News / Education
August 6, 2020

ACEC Online Classes Next Week Lay Out Success Strategies for Diversity & Inclusion and Negotiations

ACEC will offer two online classes next week: Diversity & Inclusion Keys To Success: DPCs Playbook On ACEC Firm's Best Practices on Wednesday, August 12, 1:30-2:30pm ET, and 9 Secrets to Superior Negotiation on Thursday, August 13, 1:30-2:30pm ET. The Diversity & Inclusion class will be free-of-charge.

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ACEC News
August 6, 2020

ACEC's Medium Page is Go-To Site on Internet for Thought Leadership Articles on Engineering Industry

If you’re looking for some thought-provoking articles on the business of engineering, visit ACEC's page on the Medium online publishing platform.

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ACEC News / Education
August 6, 2020

ACEC Debuts Online Community for Young Professionals

If you're looking to connect with other early career engineers, join ACEC's new Young Professionals Online Community.

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Member Firm News
August 7, 2020

Burns & McDonnell hosted its seventh annual Community of Inclusion Awards via a virtual event, recognizing small and diverse businesses in California for outstanding project performance and client service on critical infrastructure projects.

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August 6, 2020

Jacobs has launched a global Action Plan for Advancing Justice and Equality, which builds on Jacobs’ existing global inclusion and diversity strategy, TogetherBeyond?, and sets actionable initiatives and measurable objectives in the company’s continuing efforts to address embedded and systemic racial inequities.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


August 5, 2020

Urban Engineers is proud to celebrate and recognize its 60th anniversary. The firm opened in August of 1960 with a staff of seven and has grown to a staff of 475 with 15 offices across the country. To celebrate the firm’s culture, people, partners, and projects, Urban has been running an online campaign called #UR60N that highlighted a different aspect of the firm each month building up to the anniversary this August.

https://urbanengineers.co


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,475,900 (June)
1,463,500 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,356,400,000 (May)
$1,386,100,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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121.5 (June)
130.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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273 Deals--Down 19 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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32.0 (May)
29.5 (April)

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