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Register Now for the Small Firm Council’s Winter Meeting, Fort Worth, Jan 30-Feb 1, 2020

December 10, 2019

Register Now for the Small Firm Council’s Winter Meeting, Fort Worth, Jan 30-Feb 1, 2020

“Leadership at All Levels” will be the focus of the upcoming Small Firm Council Winter Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas, January 30-February 1 2020.

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Online Class Highlight’s Diversity Positive Bottom Line Impact, December 12

ACEC News / Education
December 10, 2019

Online Class Highlight’s Diversity Positive Bottom Line Impact, December 12

In the December 12 online class Diversity, Inclusion & Dividends 101, Armers and and Kyle Monocure of Neuro-Inclusion define and discuss diversity’s positive impact on your firm's innovation, productivity, and profits.

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Latest Engineering Influence Podcast Focuses on 3Q Economic Report

Industry News / Industry Statistics
December 9, 2019

Latest Engineering Influence Podcast Focuses on 3Q Economic Report

ACEC Senior Director of Private Market Resources Erin McLaughlin takes a deep dive into the just-released ACEC 3Q Review in the latest ACEC Engineering Influence podcast.

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Industry News / Industry Statistics
December 9, 2019

Transportation Infrastructure Market Forecast to Grow by 5 Percent in 2020

The U.S. transportation infrastructure market will grow by least 5 percent in 2020, according to the latest forecast by the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).

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U.S. Construction Spending Continues to Slip; Gov’t Sector Falls for First Time Since June

Industry News / Industry Statistics
December 6, 2019

U.S. Construction Spending Continues to Slip; Gov’t Sector Falls for First Time Since June

Overall U.S. construction spending dropped 0.8 percent in October, following on a 0.3 percent decline in September. During the first 10 months of 2019, annualized construction spending is down 1.7 percent from a year earlier.

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Member Firm News
February 21, 2020

Semco Maritime and ISC Consulting Engineers, based in Denmark, along with WSP USA based in the U.S. have announced a partnership that will combine Semco Maritime and ISC’s offshore wind farm and substation engineering and construction experience with WSP’s expertise in U.S. offshore wind permitting and engineering.

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


February 7, 2020

Terracon is excited to announce its acquisition of Skelly and Loy (S&L), headquartered in Harrisburg, Pa. S&L is a privately held environmental consulting and engineering services company, with more than 50 years serving public- and private-sector clients in the Mid-Atlantic region.

https://www.prnewswire.co


February 4, 2020

AECOM announced today that it has been named to Fortune magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the sixth consecutive year.

https://www.aecom.com/pre


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,532,800 (December)
1,529,700 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,324,100,000 (November)
$1,316,800,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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156.2 (December)
153.9 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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310 Deals--Up 4 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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