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ACEC News / Education
September 16, 2020

Next Week's Online Classes: ESOPs, Cash Flow, and Economic Forecast

Among the three ACEC online classes next week, Greg Powell of FMI Capital Advisors, Inc., will discuss the current state of the U.S. engineering market and the key factors to consider looking forward to 2021.

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ACEC News / Business Management
September 15, 2020

ACEC BIT Offers Cyber Insurance to ACEC Member Firms

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ACEC News
September 14, 2020

On Latest Podcast, ACEC Life/Health Trust Discusses the Ins and Outs of Choosing Insurance

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Life/Health Trust Director of Sales John Krebsbach discusses the many options offered by the Trust to help engineering firms take care of their employees.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
September 10, 2020

ACEC and Industry Coalition Call for FAST Act Extension, Supplemental State DOT Funding

ACEC joined an industry coalition of 88 organizations in signing onto letter in support of a one-year extension of the FAST Act transportation programs, which are set to expire on September 30, and supplemental funding for highways and transit agencies to backstop declining revenues.  

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Industry News / Industry Statistics
September 10, 2020

A/E Employment Surges, But State of Industry Remains Mixed

A/E employment increased by 14,400 jobs in August to 1,484,000. While that total still lags far behind pre-pandemic levels, the large increase points to a strengthening in the fundamentals for the engineering industry.

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Member Firm News
November 30, 2020

Thornton Tomasetti announced the launch of T2D2, a software as a service (SaaS) platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI) – computer vision powered by deep learning – to identify and assess damage and deterioration to building envelopes and structures through images. 

https://www.thorntontomas


November 24, 2020

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 2, 2020.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


November 20, 2020

Tetra Tech, Inc. announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded a Tetra Tech-led joint venture a five-year, single-award contract, valued up to $50 million, to increase resilience and reduce the costs of recovery efforts in disaster-stricken communities.

https://investor.tetratec


Market Indicators
Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,504,100 (October)
1,500,100 (September)

Construction Spending
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$1,414,000,000 (September)
$1,410,400,000 (August)

Dodge Momentum Index
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127.5 (October)
129.8 (September)

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

AIA Billings Index
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47.5 (October)
47.0 (September)

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