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Advocacy / Industry News
December 20, 2019

Treasury Questions Section 179D Payments to Governmental Clients

The Treasury letter expresses concern that designers are being asked to make payments to their governmental clients, and states that this practice is inconsistent with the policy goals of Section 179D.

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Lastest ACEC Private Industry Brief Breaks Down the Intermodal & Logistics Market

Industry News / Market Forecast
December 20, 2019

Lastest ACEC Private Industry Brief Breaks Down the Intermodal & Logistics Market

With more than 2,200 facilities, the North American intermodal market is the largest in the world. The latest ACEC Private Industry Brief looks at the top market trends in the Intermodal & Logistics market, highlights the biggest clients, and reports on the key government affairs actions impacting the sector.

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ACEC News / Industry News
December 20, 2019

ACEC Featured in ENR Article on Climate Change

The feature article in Engineering News Record on December 19 looks at how engineers and the engineering industry are getting involved in the political and technical discussions surrounding the way the world can mitigate and adapt to climate change,

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Advocacy / Industry News
December 20, 2019

Congress Passes DOT Appropriations Bill; Fully Funds FAST Act Authorizations for Highways and Transit

Congress has approved FY2020 appropriations for Department of Transportation and Housing & Urban Development programs. President Trump is expected to sign the bill today.

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Advocacy / Industry News
December 20, 2019

Congress Boosts Clean Energy and Environmental Spending

The $1.4 trillion appropriations and tax extenders package deal that Congress sent to the White House contains a host of clean energy and environmental wins on the spending side, including large funding boosts for Department of Energy research programs and more money for EPA and the Department of the Interior.

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Member Firm News
July 20, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Black & Veatch $2.5 million in federal funding to participate in a research and development (R&D) project aimed at advancing direct air capture (DAC) technology.

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


July 12, 2021

Woolpert has been granted a trademark for Inspansion, a method of adding capacity through analytics in place of physical expansion, by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Woolpert Director of Strategic Consulting David Tomber developed Inspansion to help airports identify logical efficiencies in operations, technology and staffing to optimize facility performance, while deferring capital investment.

https://woolpert.com/reso


July 8, 2021

Global integrated design firm Stantec has established a cross-disciplinary center of excellence to provide sustainable, climate smart, and equitable infrastructure design services.

https://www.stantec.com/e


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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