Tag Cloud

Latest News

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. 


Advocacy / Infrastructure / Infrastructure Funding
November 19, 2021

DOT Announces Nearly $1 Billion in Discretionary Grants to States

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg announced this week that the Biden Administration will invest nearly $1 billion in American infrastructure through the Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) discretionary grants program.


There is Still Time to Register for the Symposium on Intermodal and Logistics

November 18, 2021

There is Still Time to Register for the Symposium on Intermodal and Logistics

There is still time to register for the first-ever ACEC Private Markets Symposium on Intermodal and Logistics taking place in Charleston, SC on December 2-3.  


Listen to the November Economic Report

November 16, 2021

Listen to the November Economic Report

Listen to the summarized version of the economic update for November from ACEC.  Listen to the recording here. 


November 15, 2021

Listen to ACEC's Statement on the IIJA's Enactment

After President Biden signed the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act into law, American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) President and CEO Linda Bauer Darrreleased the following statement to the media by print and via audio message.



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
Indicator Up image
1,603,500 (February)
1,599,100 (January)

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

Dodge Momentum Index
Indicator Up image
158.2 (February)
151.7 (January))

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

AIA Billings Index
51.0 (January)
51.0 (December)

Engineering Career Opportunities

Job Board image

Interested in Blogging with us?


Connect with us
Instagram Image
Facebook Image
twitter Image

To view back issues of the Last Word newsletter, click here.