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Coronavirus
March 25, 2020

DOL Publishes Guidance on Paid Sick/Expanded/Medical Leave Under The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) published guidance on Tuesday to provide information to employees and employers about how each will be able to take advantage of the protections and relief offered by the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) when it takes effect on April 1, 2020.

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Coronavirus
March 25, 2020

Cybersecurity Is More Urgent Than Ever In Teleworking Environment

With companies and government agencies working remotely, often from home, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued a bulletin for federal agencies to be more vigilant in their cybersecurity. This is guidance any firm with employees working outside the office should follow.

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Coronavirus / Education
March 25, 2020

Free Online Class: COVID-19 Potential Effects on Overhead Deadlines, Allowable Costs, and Steps to Take Now

ACEC is offering a free-to-members online class COVID-19 Potential Effects on Overhead Deadlines, Allowable Costs, and Steps to Take Now on Tuesday, March 31 at 3:30 pm.

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ACEC News / Coronavirus
March 24, 2020

More than 450 Members Share Concerns and Ideas in ACEC Coronavirus Online Roundtables

ACEC members shared a lot of questions in three online roundtables that ACEC hosted on Monday afternoon. More than 450 members participated in the roundtables, which were grouped by firm size: Small, medium, and large.

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ACEC News / Coronavirus / Member Firms
March 23, 2020

ACEC Coronavirus Impact Survey: 96 Percent of Firms Have Changed How They Work With Clients

ACEC conducted a member survey March-17-18 to determine the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on Member Firms.

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Member Firm News
April 30, 2020

In the global fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19), Parsons Corporation is working with Battelle to operate the Battelle CCDS Critical Care Decontamination SystemTM that will disinfect N-95 masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE) in support of pandemic relief efforts across the United States.

https://www.parsons.com/2


April 22, 2020

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Jacobs released a Climate Action Plan that outlines the commitments the company is making to help abate the climate crisis. 

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


April 22, 2020

Engineering Consulting Services (ECS) is pleased to announce Tony Fiorillo has been promoted to President of the ECS Group of Companies effective as of April 15, 2020.

https://www.ecslimited.co


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,537,500 (March)
1,538,300 (February)

Construction Spending
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$1,366,700,000 (February)
$1,384,500,000 (January)

Dodge Momentum Index
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146.5 (March)
147.4 (February)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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289 Deals--Down 11 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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33.3 (March)
53.4 (February)

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