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ACEC News / Education
March 4, 2021

Next Week's Online Classes: Better Websites, Climate Change, and Improving Your Documentation

Among the ACEC online classes next week, a panel of experts will discuss the ethical obligations and the business opportunities that exist for firms that acknowledge the implications of climate change.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
March 4, 2021

ACEC, Defense Contractors Request Extension of Sec. 3610 Authority

ACEC and others in the defense contracting community wrote Congress in support of an extension of Section 3610. The provision, which was included in the CARES Act, provides the authority for agencies to cover certain contractor costs from existing funds and to keep key personnel and skilled workers in a “ready state” during COVID-19.

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Engineers Week / Member Organizations
February 26, 2021

ACEC Colorado Again Presents Full Slate of Eweek Activities

For the second consecutive year, ACEC Colorado commemorated National Engineers Week with a full series of events, highlighted by an Eweek proclamation from Gov. Jared Polis. Activities included:

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Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 26, 2021

George F. Young, Inc. Eweek Celebration Highlights Staff, Women in Engineering

As one of Florida’s oldest engineering firms, George F. Young, Inc. used National Engineers Week to highlight its own staff of engineering innovators, along with the impact of trailblazing women engineers.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
February 26, 2021

Government Affairs Update Podcast: Reverse Industry Day With the EPA

ACEC Environmental and Energy Programs Director Lynn Schloesser discusses ACEC's first ever Reverse Industry Day between the ACEC Water, Energy and Environment Committee and Environmental Protection Agency.  

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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


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

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

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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