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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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Industry News
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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Member Firm News
September 16, 2021

Woolpert has acquired AAM, a global geospatial services company that specializes in aerial mapping, surveying, GIS, and the development of innovative geospatial processes and technologies. AAM is headquartered in Australia and has offices across New Zealand, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Woolpert is a U.S.-based architecture, engineering, geospatial (AEG) and strategic consulting firm with 44 offices in three countries.

https://woolpert.com/reso


September 15, 2021

Under a Master Serves Agreement (MSA), a local team of Brown and Caldwell, Lotus Water, and Paradigm Environmental will provide a diverse range of services to implement San Jose's 2019 Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Plan. 

https://brownandcaldwell.


September 9, 2021

Perkins Engineering Consultants, a Texas engineering firm specializing in water/wastewater services, joined Mead & Hunt, a national, full-service architectural-engineering firm, on August 1st, 2021. This move allows both Mead & Hunt and Perkins Engineering Consultants to offer enhanced services to clients and expand their geographic reach, furthering the strategic vision of both firms.

https://acec.org//default


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,561,200 (July)
1,556,600 (June)

Construction Spending
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$1,552,200,000 (June)
$1,551,200,000 (May)

Dodge Momentum Index
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155.8 (July)
164.9 (June)

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

AIA Billings Index
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54.6 (July)
57.1 (June)

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