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April 12, 2019

U.S.Chamber Survey Finds Support for Market-Driven Energy Policy, Streamlined Permitting

A new survey by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Global Energy Institute finds strong public support for an innovation driven, "cleaner, stronger" approach over energy policies centered on expanded government regulations.

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ACEC News / Opinion
April 12, 2019

Guest Blogger: ACEC Transportation Committee Chair Pete Mesha Urges Increased Focus on Work Zone Safety

For National Work Zone Awareness Week, ACEC Transportation Committee Chair Pete Mesha calls on engineering firms to work together with highway stakeholder-partners to make work zones safer. 

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Dodge Momentum Index Nudges Higher in March

Industry News / Market Forecast
April 11, 2019

Dodge Momentum Index Nudges Higher in March

The Dodge Momentum Index inched up 0.5 percent in March to 145.5 from the revised February reading of 144.8.

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ACEC News / Education
April 11, 2019

April 16 Online Class: How You Can Help New Consultants Succeed at Your Firm

In the April 16 online class Working in a Consulting Organization: A Beginner's Guide to Achieving Success, Larry Cahill, author of Can I Borrow Your Watch? A Beginner’s Guide to Succeeding in a Successful Consulting Organization, will address how firms can better prepare new consultants.

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Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
April 11, 2019

Congressional Panel Members Support Boosting Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Allocations

Bipartisan members of a House subcommittee expressed support this week for fully allocating the $10 billion balance in the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund (HMTF).

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Member Firm News
June 14, 2019

TTWiiN Investment Partners, the innovation investment arm of Thornton Tomasetti, a global leader in the design and optimization  of structures and systems, announces investment in XtreeE, a Paris-based technology company focusing on large-scale 3D-printing solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction industry. 

https://www.ttwiin.com/ne


June 4, 2019

Black & Veatch's New Strategic Directions Report reflects critical role of data and planning in water infrastructure system. Smarter infrastructure, with data at its core, will play a crucial role in overcoming varied threats to our water supply. 

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


May 28, 2019

Woolpert Chief Scientist Qassim Abdullah was invited to help evaluate whether unmanned aircraft systems can accurately and efficiently measure stream stage, velocity, bathymetry and discharge.

https://woolpert.com/reso


Market Indicators
Indicators

ACEC Engineering Business Index (EBI)
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62.2 (1Q, 2019)
58.5 (4Q, 2018)

Engineering Employment
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1,516,200 (May)
1,512,600 (Apr)

Construction Spending
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$1,298,500,000 (Apr)
$1,299,200,000 (Mar)

ACEC Stock Index
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38.42 (June 7)
37.35 (May 31)

Dodge Momentum Index
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144.3 (Apr)
145.1 (Mar)

Morrissey Goodale M&A Index
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312 Deals year-over-year (Jun)
294 Deals year-over-year (May)

AIA Billings Index
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50.5 (Apr)
47.8 (Mar)

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