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April 17, 2019

Spinks Joins ACEC/National

Cyndi Spinks has joined ACEC/National as the executive assistant to President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr.

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CBO Report Estimates Damage from Hurricane Winds and Flooding Costs $54 Billion Annually

Industry News
April 17, 2019

CBO Report Estimates Damage from Hurricane Winds and Flooding Costs $54 Billion Annually

Losses to the U.S. economy from hurricane winds and storm-related flooding are expected to total $54 billion annually, according to a report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO).

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ACEC Supports New Direction in Federal Wetlands Policy

ACEC News / Advocacy
April 16, 2019

ACEC Supports New Direction in Federal Wetlands Policy

ACEC submitted written comments to the Department of the Army and the Environmental Protection Agency yesterday as part of its ongoing process to revise the definition of "waters of the United States."

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Online Class: Maximizing Your Business Development ROI, April 23

ACEC News / Education
April 16, 2019

Online Class: Maximizing Your Business Development ROI, April 23

In the April 23 online class Maximizing Your Business Development ROI, Rich Friedman of Friedman & Partners will share which business development strategies and tactics yield the biggest “bang for the buck” so that the time you invest will have the best payoff.

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ACEC/Wisconsin Relies on Repeat Donors to Reach ACEC/PAC Goal Early

ACEC News / Advocacy
April 15, 2019

ACEC/Wisconsin Relies on Repeat Donors to Reach ACEC/PAC Goal Early

ACEC/Wisconsin met its 2019 ACEC/PAC fundraising goal this week, becoming the second state after ACEC/Indiana to reach goal. Wisconsin has hit its ACEC/PAC fundraising target for 15 consecutive years.

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Member Firm News
August 4, 2021

Integration of information and operational systems is key as DER cause a fundamental shift in how energy is managed on the grid. Black & Veatch’s new eBook, Smart Utility eBook: Industry Benchmarks for Progress and Future Actions, explores this theme to help electric utilities reflect on successful actions while prioritizing approaches that will accelerate the development of a more flexible, more resilient electricity grid.

https://www.3blmedia.com/


July 30, 2021

Jacobs launched CollectivelySM on June 1, 2020. Not only did we launch the program to all 50,000 eligible users, but we also launched in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. We trained 140 volunteers – our Collectively Ambassadors – before launch day, immersing them in the powers of the platform and equipping them with the tools to spread the word from within their local offices and through the eight Jacobs Employee Networks.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


July 20, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Black & Veatch $2.5 million in federal funding to participate in a research and development (R&D) project aimed at advancing direct air capture (DAC) technology.

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


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Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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