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Business Management / Industry News
December 1, 2021

AIA Survey Finds Lower or Flat Compensation at Small Architecture Firms in 2019-2021

For most positions at small architecture firms, salaries declined or remained essentially flat from 2019 to 2021, according to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2021 Small Firm Compensation Report.


ACEC News / Advocacy
November 30, 2021

ACEC Calls for Rescue Plan Funds to Address Supply Chain Delays and Shortages

The Council has joined 18 other stakeholder groups in asking Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to authorize the use of state and local fiscal recovery funds under the American Rescue Plan to mitigate the effects of supply chain delays and shortages.


The House Voted. What's Next for Reconciliation?

November 19, 2021

The House Voted. What's Next for Reconciliation?

Earlier today, the House of Representatives passed President Biden’s Build Back Better legislation by a vote of 220-213 (section-by-section summary).  This $2 trillion social infrastructure and tax increase package represents the majority of the Biden Administration’s social agenda.  


ACEC Launches Resources for IIJA Implementation

Advocacy / Infrastructure / Infrastructure Funding
November 19, 2021

ACEC Launches Resources for IIJA Implementation

ACEC's Advocacy team launched a new landing page to provide member firms with resources on the implementation of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.


ACEC Research Institute Explores Technology Adoption by Engineering Firms

Industry News
November 19, 2021

ACEC Research Institute Explores Technology Adoption by Engineering Firms

In the coming weeks, the ACEC Research Institute will release the findings of a new study, "Future of Technology and Its Role in Engineering," which will explore the rate of adoption of technology by engineering firms. 


Member Firm News
March 22, 2022

WSP USA has been recognized for its efforts in promoting diversity, equity and inclusion with awards presented by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) chapters in New York (NY) and Pennsylvania (PA).


March 14, 2022

Stantec has joined the Coalition for Reimagined Mobility, a global effort to shape policy for the more equitable and sustainable movement of people and goods around the world.


March 8, 2022

AECOM today announced it is immediately exiting its business operations in Russia.


Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,603,500 (February)
1,599,100 (January)

Construction Spending
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$1,677,200,000 (January)
$1,655,800,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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158.2 (February)
151.7 (January))

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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425 Deals—Up 33 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
51.0 (January)
51.0 (December)

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