Contents
Topics

Tag Cloud

Latest News
Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
February 27, 2020

U.S. Development Finance Corporation : Up, Running and Ready to Build

As a result of the BUILD Act, (Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development) the capabilities of OPIC and USAID’s Development Credit Authority (DCA) were combined into a new organization, the U.S. Development Finance Corporation (DFC). This new entity, America’s development bank, is expected to strengthen and modernize American development finance.

More


Colombian Ambassador to ACEC Firms: ‘We are Open for Business!’

Industry News
February 27, 2020

Colombian Ambassador to ACEC Firms: ‘We are Open for Business!’

ACEC member firms had the opportunity this week to meet with Ambassador Francisco Santos (center) of Colombia, who came to deliver a message to ACEC firms, “please come back to Latin America”.

More


ACEC Indiana Members Go Back to School for E-Week

Engineers Week / Member Organizations
February 26, 2020

ACEC Indiana Members Go Back to School for E-Week

ACEC Indiana members Karen Loftus of Loftus Engineering and Trent Newport of CrossRoad Engineers celebrate National Engineers Week by briefing students on engineering at Center Grove High School in Greenwood, IN.

 

More


Parsons Honors E-Week by Recognizing Excellence Among Worldwide Staff

Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 25, 2020

Parsons Honors E-Week by Recognizing Excellence Among Worldwide Staff

Each year during National Engineers Week, Parsons takes on the challenge of recognizing excellence among its own engineering stars. All Parsons employees are invited to nominate outstanding engineers and technical trailblazers they work with for our its Annual Engineering & Technical Excellence Awards.

More


Read the Dang Contract! Online Class, March 4

ACEC News / Education
February 25, 2020

Read the Dang Contract! Online Class, March 4

In the March 4 online class Read the Dang Contract – Key Areas that Impact Your Government Project's Profitability, Wayne Owens and Tony Machi of T. Wayne Owens & Associates will explore potential contract pitfalls, lessons learned, and action items to help your firm mitigate risk.

More


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
Indicators

Engineering Employment
Indicator Down image
1,537,500 (March)
1,538,300 (February)

Construction Spending
Indicator Down image
$1,366,700,000 (February)
$1,384,500,000 (January)

Dodge Momentum Index
Indicator Down image
146.5 (March)
147.4 (February)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
Indicator Down image
289 Deals--Down 11 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
Indicator Down image
33.3 (March)
53.4 (February)

Engineering Career Opportunities

Job Board image

Interested in Blogging with us?

CLICK HERE

Connect with us
Instagram Image
Facebook Image
twitter Image


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