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January 16, 2020

New DOD Cybersecurity Regulations Could Adversely Impact Small Contractors

Small Department of Defense contractors are expected to be hardest hit by new cybersecurity standards that the Pentagon plans to release at the end of January.

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New Executive Committee Members Elected

ACEC News / Governance
January 14, 2020

New Executive Committee Members Elected

Robin Greenleaf, CEO of Architectural Engineers, Inc., in Boston, will become the new chair-elect, succeeding Charlie Gozdziewski, who will begin his term as ACEC Chair at the Convention.  Greenleaf will assume the office of Chair for the 2021-2022 administrative year.

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HNTB Study Finds U.S. Drivers Pay Less than $25/month for Transportation Infrastructure

Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
January 14, 2020

HNTB Study Finds U.S. Drivers Pay Less than $25/month for Transportation Infrastructure

Compared to what they pay for electricity, water, and broadband, American drivers get a great deal on transportation infrastructure, according to a recent report by HNTB.

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ACEC’s Last Word Blog, Engineering Inc. to Highlight National Engineering Week Celebrations by Members

ACEC News / Engineers Week
January 14, 2020

ACEC’s Last Word Blog, Engineering Inc. to Highlight National Engineering Week Celebrations by Members

ACEC will spotlight Member Organization and Member Firm activities which commemorate the 2020 National Engineers Week, to be celebrated February 16-22.

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Advocacy / Member Organizations
January 13, 2020

Guest Blog Post: Top Issues for New York Engineering Firms in 2020

ACEC NY President Jay Simson reports on his organization's 2020 legislative agenda, including infrastructure spending, QBS, and indemnification.

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Member Firm News
October 18, 2021

In recognition of Climate Action Day, WSP USA has furthered its commitment to reduce, and ultimately eliminate, embodied carbon in its structural system projects by 2050 as a signatory to the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) SE 2050 Commitment Program.

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


October 12, 2021

Leading environmental engineering and construction firm Brown and Caldwell today announces the launch of BC:Opta™, its unique approach to utility optimization for a more effective future.

https://brownandcaldwell.


October 5, 2021

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (the “Company” or “Bowman”) (NASDAQ: BWMN), today announced the acquisition of the assets of Triangle Site Design (“Triangle”) headquartered in Raleigh, NC. Triangle, founded in 2008 and led by its founder Matt Lowder, delivers civil engineering and land planning services to clients throughout the Research Triangle area of North Carolina.

https://investors.bowman.


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,579,500 (August)
1,560,800 (July)

Construction Spending
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$1,568,800,000 (July)
$1,563,400,000 (June)

Dodge Momentum Index
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148.7 (August)
154.0 (July)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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388 Deals—Up 26 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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55.6 (August)
54.6 (July)

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