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DiscoverE's Sahr Highlights Engineers Week's Wide Reach on Engineering Influence Podcast

ACEC News / Engineers Week
February 20, 2020

DiscoverE's Sahr Highlights Engineers Week's Wide Reach on Engineering Influence Podcast

Celebrating National Engineers Week, ACEC Director of Member Communications Alan Crockett talks with Thea Sahr of DiscoverE, which organizes the event, on the latest Engineering Influence podcast. Sahr, who is DiscoverE's director of communications and programs, talks about the activities happening across the country and how eWeek has grown into a year-long celebration of engineering.

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HDR Video Highlights Students’ Views on STEM Careers During Engineering Week

Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 19, 2020

HDR Video Highlights Students’ Views on STEM Careers During Engineering Week

HDR held a roundtable discussion with 65 STEM students in Omaha last Fall to talk about STEM careers. For Engineer’s Week, the firm is showing a video based on the event.

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ACEC/Mississippi Celebrates E-Week With EEA State House Display, Radio Ad

Engineers Week / Member Organizations
February 19, 2020

ACEC/Mississippi Celebrates E-Week With EEA State House Display, Radio Ad

ACEC/Mississippi combined winners from its recent Engineering Excellence Awards competition with a special Engineers Week radio spot to highlight the importance of engineering.

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Indiana’s Norwell Middle School Wins  Engineers Week Future City Competition

Engineers Week / Industry News
February 18, 2020

Indiana’s Norwell Middle School Wins Engineers Week Future City Competition

A city of the future – Yemoja – engineered by students from Norwell Middle School in Ossian, IN – won the Grand Prize Tuesday at the 2020 Future City® Competition. It's the 28th year of this prestigious international program held Tuesday at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. It also is one of the showcase events in celebration of National Engineers Week.

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Presidential Candidates Pledge Infrastructure Support in ACEC Co-Hosted Forum

ACEC News / Advocacy
February 18, 2020

Presidential Candidates Pledge Infrastructure Support in ACEC Co-Hosted Forum

At the Moving America Forward Presidential Candidate Forum in Las Vegas on Sunday, all four participating presidential candidates committed to investing in the nation’s transportation and water infrastructure. ACEC co-hosted the event.

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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.

https://www.bv.com/news/b


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. 

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


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.

https://www.acec.org/defa


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