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ACEC News / Advocacy
November 6, 2019

ACEC Calls for Senate Action on Bills to Reduce Greenhouse Emissions

 

In a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY), ACEC urged action on several bills that promote the development of new technologies to reduce greenhouse emissions.

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ACEC News / President's Monthly Update
November 5, 2019

President's Monthly Update--November, 2019

ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr reports on the record-breaking ACEC Fall Conference, the launch of the Council's new strategic plan, and a busy month at National HQ.

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ACEC’s Simpler, Kothari Promote U.S. Engineering Industry at Asian Summit

ACEC News / Engineering
November 5, 2019

ACEC’s Simpler, Kothari Promote U.S. Engineering Industry at Asian Summit

On their trade mission with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to Southeast Asia, ACEC Chair Mitch Simpler and former Chair Manish Kothari took part yesterday in the annual Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok, Thailand.

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ACEC Leaders to Represent America’s Engineers on Official Trade Mission to Asia

ACEC News / Engineering
November 1, 2019

ACEC Leaders to Represent America’s Engineers on Official Trade Mission to Asia

ACEC Chair Mitch Simpler and Former Chair Manish Kothari will accompany Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on a business development mission to Southeast Asia next week, meeting with heads of state, ministry officials, and industry leaders during the week-long tour (November 3-8) of Thailand, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

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Listen to the Latest Engineering Influence Podcast with U.S. Representative Bruce Westerman

ACEC News / Advocacy
November 1, 2019

Listen to the Latest Engineering Influence Podcast with U.S. Representative Bruce Westerman

On the latest Latest Engineering Influence podcast, Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-AR) discusses opportunities in mass timber, WRDA, ports and harbor deepening, and the current political situation in Congress.

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Member Firm News
April 6, 2021

Langan Engineering & Environmental Services announced the acquisition of Adams Consulting Engineers, Inc. headquartered in Dallas with additional offices in Austin and Tyler, Texas. The acquisition, only the second in Langan’s 50-year history, helps accelerate the firm’s growth in Texas, where Langan has operated since 2015 in Houston. With this move, Langan now has more than 1,300 employees across 36 offices.

https://www.langan.com/em


March 30, 2021

The recently finalized partnership of Confluence Networks, LLC and MasTec, Inc. has selected WSP USA to assist in completing its Confluence-1 fiberoptic cable system.

https://www.wsp.com/en-US


March 23, 2021

Burns & McDonnell has promoted Leon Harden as the firm’s first diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) strategy manager. After three years working in recruitment at Burns & McDonnell, in his new role Harden will work closely with executive leaders and business diversity teams globally to provide strategic guidance for creating and integrating DEI initiatives and programs into all aspects of the 100% employee-owned engineering, construction and architecture firm.

https://www.burnsmcd.com/


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,539,400 (March)
1,532,000 (February)

Construction Spending
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$1,516,900,000 (February)
$1,529,000,000 (January)

Dodge Momentum Index
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151.4 (March)
148.8 (February)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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313 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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53.3 (February)
44.9 (January)

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