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ACEC celebrates National Surveyors Week by welcoming COPS Chair Joe Romano to the Engineering Influence Podcast

ACEC News / Industry News
March 23, 2021

ACEC celebrates National Surveyors Week by welcoming COPS Chair Joe Romano to the Engineering Influence Podcast

Joseph Romano, a principal at Langan Engineering and Environmental Services and chair of ACEC’s Coalition of Professional Surveyors, came on the Engineering Influence podcast to talk about National Surveyors week and the surveying sector.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
March 23, 2021

ACEC's Greenleaf and Penin Testify in Congress on FAR Credits Clause

Earlier today, ACEC Chair-Elect Robin Greenleaf and ACEC member Carlos Penin testified before the House Small Business Committee’s Subcommittee on Contracting and Infrastructure on the severe impact that the FAR Credits Clause will have on firms that have forgiven PPP loans.

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ACEC Chair Charlie Gozdziewski's Op-Ed in The Hill Newspaper Calls on Congress to Act on Infrastructure

ACEC News / Advocacy
March 22, 2021

ACEC Chair Charlie Gozdziewski's Op-Ed in The Hill Newspaper Calls on Congress to Act on Infrastructure

ACEC Chair Charlie Gozdziewski wrote an opinion piece published in The Hill newspaper urging Congress to fund a long-term, sustainable, and resilient infrastructure package.
 

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ACEC News / Advocacy
March 19, 2021

ACEC Government Affairs Update Podcast: PPP Credits Clause and Buttigieg to Lay Out Administration's Infrastructure Agenda

On this week's episode, the podcast welcomes back ACEC Advocacy SVP Steve Hall to talk all things PPP, including a preview of next Tuesday's Small Business Committee hearing on the FAR Credits Clause and a newly scheduled T&I hearing featuring Secretary Buttigieg on the Biden Administration's infrastructure agenda.  

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Member Sentiment Climbs in ACEC Research Institute's Ninth COVID Member Survey

ACEC News / Industry News
March 18, 2021

Member Sentiment Climbs in ACEC Research Institute's Ninth COVID Member Survey

Member firm sentiment about the market continues to improve, according to the latest ACEC Research Institute member survey on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the survey of 408 members between February 25 and March 5, 42 percent said their firm's overall finances are better than before the pandemic, up from 32 percent in the eighth survey, which was conducted in September 2020.

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Member Firm News
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


July 12, 2021

Woolpert has been granted a trademark for Inspansion, a method of adding capacity through analytics in place of physical expansion, by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Woolpert Director of Strategic Consulting David Tomber developed Inspansion to help airports identify logical efficiencies in operations, technology and staffing to optimize facility performance, while deferring capital investment.

https://woolpert.com/reso


July 8, 2021

Global integrated design firm Stantec has established a cross-disciplinary center of excellence to provide sustainable, climate smart, and equitable infrastructure design services.

https://www.stantec.com/e


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1,555,500 (June)
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Construction Spending
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

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58.5 (May)

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