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May 14, 2021

ACEC Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Engineering Associations in Mexico and Canada

The three North American members of FIDIC—ACEC, ACEC/Canada, and Mexico’s National Chamber of Consulting Firms (CNEC)—have developed and executed an agreement for regional partnering.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
May 14, 2021

USACE Publishes Memo on Task Orders on Architect-Engineer Indefinite Delivery Contracts

The Army Corps of Engineers has recently published a Memorandum for the Acquisition Community: Updated Procedures for the Selection of Task Orders on Architect-Engineer Indefinite Delivery Contracts (IDCs).

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Mark Your Calendars for the 2021 Virtual EEA Gala, June 17

ACEC News / Awards
May 14, 2021

Mark Your Calendars for the 2021 Virtual EEA Gala, June 17

The 2021 Engineering Excellence Awards Virtual Gala on Thursday, June 17 at 3:00 pm EDT will be a live broadcast featuring all the excitement and suspense of the in-person event, including the reveal and awarding of the Grand Conceptor Award as the top engineering achievement of the year.

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Government Affairs Update Podcast: ACEC's International Work, FIDIC, and a North American MOU

ACEC News / Advocacy
May 14, 2021

Government Affairs Update Podcast: ACEC's International Work, FIDIC, and a North American MOU

On the Government Affairs update, ACEC Director of Procurement Advocacy and International Affairs Dan Hilton talks about ACEC's international work with FIDIC and the new Memorandum of Understanding signed between ACEC, ACEC Canada and CNEC of Mexico. 

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Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Illinois' Artl Breaks Down How M.O. Defeated Anti-QBS Bill

Advocacy / Member Organizations
May 14, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Illinois' Artl Breaks Down How M.O. Defeated Anti-QBS Bill

On the Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Illinois Executive Director Kevin Artl discusses how his Member Organization defeated a proposed bill that would have weakened the state's Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS) law. 

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Member Firm News
October 18, 2021

In recognition of Climate Action Day, WSP USA has furthered its commitment to reduce, and ultimately eliminate, embodied carbon in its structural system projects by 2050 as a signatory to the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) SE 2050 Commitment Program.

https://www.wsp.com/en-US


October 12, 2021

Leading environmental engineering and construction firm Brown and Caldwell today announces the launch of BC:Opta™, its unique approach to utility optimization for a more effective future.

https://brownandcaldwell.


October 5, 2021

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (the “Company” or “Bowman”) (NASDAQ: BWMN), today announced the acquisition of the assets of Triangle Site Design (“Triangle”) headquartered in Raleigh, NC. Triangle, founded in 2008 and led by its founder Matt Lowder, delivers civil engineering and land planning services to clients throughout the Research Triangle area of North Carolina.

https://investors.bowman.


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Engineering Employment
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1,579,500 (August)
1,560,800 (July)

Construction Spending
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$1,568,800,000 (July)
$1,563,400,000 (June)

Dodge Momentum Index
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148.7 (August)
154.0 (July)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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388 Deals—Up 26 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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55.6 (August)
54.6 (July)

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