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Engineering Inc. Spotlights Black-Owned Engineering Firms

January 27, 2021

Engineering Inc. Spotlights Black-Owned Engineering Firms

Hear compelling stories from several black ACEC Member Firm owners and their journeys to engineering firm success in the just published Fall 2020 issue of ACEC’s Award-winning Engineering Inc. magazine.


FAPA 2021 Winter Meeting Set Feb. 10-11

January 26, 2021

FAPA 2021 Winter Meeting Set Feb. 10-11

The Federal Agencies and Procurement Advocacy (FAPA) Committee has finalized its agenda for its upcoming Winter Meeting on Feb. 10 – 11.


U.S. Chamber’s Ed Mortimer Talks Infrastructure on Engineering Influence Podcast

ACEC News / Advocacy
January 22, 2021

U.S. Chamber’s Ed Mortimer Talks Infrastructure on Engineering Influence Podcast

On the weekly Government Affairs Update on the Engineering Influence podcast, Ed Mortimer, vice president of Transportation and Infrastructure at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, discussed the “once-in-a-generation opportunity for a long-term transformative infrastructure bill” and talked about how the Build by the Fourth of July coalition, of which ACEC is a member, will work to win passage.


ACEC News / Advocacy
January 21, 2021

ACEC Issues Action Alert on FAR Credits for Forgiven PPP Loans

ACEC is calling on members to contact their Congressional delegations and urge them to support waiving the FAR credits clause for forgiven Paycheck Protection Program loans.


ACEC News / Market Forecast
January 21, 2021

ACEC Research Institute Panel Examines Building Density in Post-Pandemic World

In an expert online panel last week, the ACEC Research Institute examined what long-term impact the COVID-19 pandemic will have on the design of buildings, including offices, classrooms, and health care facilities.


Member Firm News
January 12, 2021

As enterprises thoughtfully work to meet environmental objectives from regulators, shareholders and consumers, Black & Veatch announces the launch of a dedicated environmental business unit to support those objectives.

January 8, 2021

HDR is serving as owner’s engineer for Invenergy’s recently announced Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar project in U.S. history. Located in northeastern Texas, Samson Solar Energy Center is designed to produce 1,310 megawatts of power.

December 21, 2020

Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire KTA, an engineering firm with core expertise in mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, commissioning, third party plan review, and lighting design.

Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,514,500 (December)
1,510,100 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,459.400,000 (November)
$1,446,900,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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134.6 (December)
123.3 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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295 Deals--Down 7 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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46.3 (November)
47.5 (October)

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