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Deloitte's Motyka Discusses Renewable Energy Outlook on Engineering Influence Podcast

Industry News / Market Forecast
January 14, 2021

Deloitte's Motyka Discusses Renewable Energy Outlook on Engineering Influence Podcast

Marlene Motyka, who is the U.S. and Global Renewable Energy Leader at Deloitte, joined  the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss her firm's recently released 2021 Renewable Energy Outlook report.

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ACEC News / Education
January 14, 2021

ACEC Webinars Next Week: Federal Contracting, Post-Pandemic Strategies, Ownership Challenges

Among ACEC's online classes next week, Fox Rothschild's Nicholas Solosky will detail how the Contract Disputes Act (CDA) creates the framework for handling “claims” against the government on federal contracts.

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Engineering Influence Podcast: A Closer Look at the First-Ever Engineering Industry Profile

ACEC News / Industry Statistics
January 14, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: A Closer Look at the First-Ever Engineering Industry Profile

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Joe Bates of the ACEC Research Institute and Jon Gray, principal at Rockport Analytics, discuss the ACEC Research Institute's newly released 2020 Engineering Industry Profile.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
January 14, 2021

ACEC Calls for Changes to Proposed Small Business Standards

In comments submitted to the Small Business Administration (SBA) regarding the proposed increase in size standards, ACEC recommended that size standards for the engineering sector involved with physical infrastructure projects for governments and public works entities should be separate from those for manufacturing and management firms, many of which are very large.

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Engineering Influence Podcast--The Omnibus, PPP and a Senate Flip: The ACEC Government Affairs Update

ACEC News / Advocacy
January 8, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast--The Omnibus, PPP and a Senate Flip: The ACEC Government Affairs Update

In the weekly ACEC Government Affairs Update on the Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC's Steve Hall, Matt Reiffer, and Katharine Mottley talk with Jeff Urbanchuk about some big engineering industry wins in the year-end spending bill and discuss the Council's 2021 legislative agenda.

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Member Firm News
January 12, 2021

As enterprises thoughtfully work to meet environmental objectives from regulators, shareholders and consumers, Black & Veatch announces the launch of a dedicated environmental business unit to support those objectives.

https://www.bv.com/news/b


January 8, 2021

HDR is serving as owner’s engineer for Invenergy’s recently announced Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar project in U.S. history. Located in northeastern Texas, Samson Solar Energy Center is designed to produce 1,310 megawatts of power. 

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


December 21, 2020

Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire KTA, an engineering firm with core expertise in mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, commissioning, third party plan review, and lighting design.

https://www.acec.org/defa


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,514,500 (December)
1,510,100 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,459.400,000 (November)
$1,446,900,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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134.6 (December)
123.3 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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295 Deals--Down 7 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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46.3 (November)
47.5 (October)

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