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Engineering Influence Podcast: Dodge Data CEO McCarthy on How Firms Can Use Market Data

Business Management / Market Forecast
April 21, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Dodge Data CEO McCarthy on How Firms Can Use Market Data

In today’s digital world, data is everywhere. Many engineering firms utilize data in their business planning, but knowing what data is available, what is useful, and where to find it can be a challenge. To help firms figure this out, Dan McCarthy, CEO of Dodge Data & Analytics, the largest provider of commercial construction data and information in the United States, came on the Engineering Influence podcast.


ACEC Releases 2021 Guide to Returning to the Office and Job Site

ACEC News / Coronavirus
April 19, 2021

ACEC Releases 2021 Guide to Returning to the Office and Job Site

With COVID-19 vaccines becoming widely available, member firms across the country are facing decisions about returning to the workplace and job site. To help firms respond to this challenge safely while managing legal risk, ACEC has updated its Guide to Returning to the Office and Job Site.


ACEC News / Advocacy
April 16, 2021

ACEC Government Affairs Update Podcast: VMT, NEPA, and Senate Water Bill

ACEC Vice President for Transportation Programs Matt Reiffer joined the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss action on VMT, NEPA, and a Senate water bill.


ACEC News / Business Management
April 16, 2021

Meridian Associates' Reed Outlines Powerful Strategy Execution on Engineering Influence Podcast

On the Engineering Influence podcast, Meridian Associates CEO Doug Reed shares his experiences managing a firm through the coronavirus shutdown and provides insights into what it takes to make strategic implementation successful.


ACEC News / Business Management
April 15, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Hinge Marketing's Karl Feldman on Key Characteristics of High-Growth Firms

On the Engineering Influence podcast, Hinge Marketing Partner Karl Feldman dives deeply into the results of the the firm's annual High-Growth Study, which looks at both the broader strategies and the narrower tactics that differentiate high-growth firms. This year's study includes nearly 1,300 firms, of which about 360 are engineering firms.


Member Firm News
June 15, 2021

How and where we access health care is changing rapidly due to the pressures COVID-19 has brought to bear on our health services globally.  One of the changes has been in health facility design, according to  Jacobs’ Director of Health Infrastructure Matthew Holmes and Healthcare Architect and Physician Dr. Diana Anderson.

June 15, 2021

A Roadmap to NetZero, part of Black & Veatch’s Hydrogen 2021 program, presents a technology agnostic guide to strategic decarbonization road mapping

June 8, 2021

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced the acquisition of Edmonds Engineering. The 75+ person firm has five locations with offices in Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee, with its headquarters located in Birmingham, Alabama.

Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,551,500 (May)
1,549,800 (April)

Construction Spending
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$1,524,200,000 (April)
$1,521,000,000 (March)

Dodge Momentum Index
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178.0 (May)
163.2 (April)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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350 Deals--Up 20 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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58.5 (May)
57.9 (April)

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