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Get the Lowdown on the European Economic Outlook in the latest Engineering Influence Podcast

Industry News / Market Forecast
September 10, 2019

Get the Lowdown on the European Economic Outlook in the latest Engineering Influence Podcast

ACEC Director of Strategic Communications Jeff Urbanchuk sat down with Henrik Garver, managing director of the Danish Association of Consulting Engineers, at the FIDIC Conference in Mexico City this week to discuss the economic outlook for Europe.

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ACEC News / President's Monthly Update
September 9, 2019

President's Monthly Update--September, 2019

ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr reports on a busy August and looks ahead to the upcoming ACEC Fall Conference and the presentation of the proposed ACEC Strategic Plan.

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ACEC News / Fall Conference
September 9, 2019

Guest Post: Highlighting the Benefits of the Charity Supported by College of Fellows Fun Walk At ACEC Fall Conference

At the 2019 ACEC Fall Conference, the College of Fellows will sponsor the 4th annual Charity Fun Walk, supporting Chicago’s Girls on the Run program. In a special guest blog post, Angelina, who has been in the program since the third grade, writes about Girls on the Run and what it has meant to her. Click here to participate in the Charity Fun Walk or to donate to Girls on the Run.

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ACEC News / Fall Conference
September 5, 2019

Register Now to Join the Order of the Engineer at the Upcoming ACEC Fall Conference in Chicago

The College of Fellows will host an induction ceremony for ACEC members who would like to join the Order of the Engineer at the ACEC Fall Conference in Chicago on October 14, 2019.

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U.S.Construction Spending Almost Flat in July

Industry News / Industry Statistics
September 5, 2019

U.S.Construction Spending Almost Flat in July

U.S. construction spending edged up just 0.1 percent in July, climbing to a seasonally adjusted annual pace of $1.29 trillion.

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Member Firm News
September 17, 2019

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing & Urban Development approved an annual funding bill that increases investment levels for most federal transportation infrastructure programs for the coming fiscal year.

The bill fulfills FAST Act funding levels for highway programs at $46.4 billion from the Highway Trust Fund and adds an additional $2.7 billion from the General Fund for surface transportation block grants, railway-highway crossing safety improvement, and bridge repairs.

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September 10, 2019

Seven innovative technology startups – focused on sustainability solutions that range from artificial intelligence and next-generation analytics to autonomous heavy equipment and electric vehicle energy management – have been selected to join Black & Veatch’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator.

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


September 3, 2019

Montreal-based WSP Global Inc., says it intends to grow its U.S. presence further with a planned $65-million acquisition of environmental consultant Lancaster, N.Y.-based Ecology and Environment Inc.

https://www.enr.com/artic


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,521,200 (August)
1,520,200 (July)

Construction Spending
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$1,287,300,000 (August)
$1,285,600,000 (July)

ACEC Stock Index
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39.16 (October 7)
40.25 (September 9)

Dodge Momentum Index
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143.6 (September)
137.9 (August)

Morrissey Goodale M&A Index
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285 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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47.2 (August)
50.1 (July)

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