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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 17, 2020

MIT Coronavirus Survey Forecasts Increased Risk Management Protocols

On March 5, the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT CTL) polled 730 supply chain professionals about the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on their firms.

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 17, 2020

New York Governor Cuomo Urges President Trump to Lead National Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

New York’s Cuomo calls for Trump Administration to localize Coronoavirus testing, federalize shutdowns, and task the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with expanding hospital capacity.

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 16, 2020

FEMA Faces Staffing, Resources Challenge in Dealing with Coronavirus

President Trump’s declaration of a National Emergency due to the Coronavirus pandemic makes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) a central player in the federal government’s response, but the agency is already stretched thin by numerous natural disasters.

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ACEC News / Industry Statistics
March 16, 2020

Deadline for ACEC’s PLI Survey of Member Firms Extended Until Friday, March 20

ACEC's Risk Management Committee has extended the deadline to Friday, March 20 for completing the annual survey of A/E member firms regarding their professional liability insurance, claims experience, and the impact of the threat of litigation.

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Industry News
March 13, 2020

DHS Chief Procurement Officer Lays Out Department’s Coronavirus Policies for Contractors

Amid the uncertainty regarding the Coronavirus outbreak, Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, sent a letter to the department’s contractors to explain its policies

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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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