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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
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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