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ACEC News / Education
August 19, 2020

Next Week's Online Classes: Biases and the Bottom Line, Self-Funded Health Insurance, and Dealing with Client-Drafted Contracts

Online Classes next week are Blind Spots, Biases & the Bottom-Line: Leadership Development Evolution That Drives Results on Tuesday August 25, Self-Funded Health Insurance: Understanding How to Purchase Insurance for Your Engineering Firm on Wednesday, August 26, and Winning the Contract Tug of War: Balance in Client Drafted Agreements, Thursday, August 27

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ACEC News / Education
August 17, 2020

Latest ACEC Podcast Highlights Upcoming Project Management Course

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Howard Birnberg, the instructor for ACEC's new Project Management 101: Laying the Foundation for Superior Project Managers course, talks about the nine-week program and why it's valuable for engineers at every experience level.

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Five Top Performers Win 2020 Young Professional of the Year Awards

ACEC News / Awards
August 17, 2020

Five Top Performers Win 2020 Young Professional of the Year Awards

ACEC has recognized five Member Firm employees as 2020 Young Professionals of the Year. This annual awards program promotes the accomplishments of young engineers in both the engineering industry and their community.

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ACEC News
August 13, 2020

Wait for IRS Guidance Before Making Decisions on Payroll Tax Deferral

Based on discussions with ACEC's outside tax advisor on the presidential memorandum on payroll tax deferral, the key message right now is to wait for IRS guidance before making any decisions. 

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ACEC News
August 13, 2020

How to Ease the New Engineer Shortage? Support the ACEC Scholarship Program

In a letter sent to all members on Monday, ACEC Research Institute Chair John Carratto and Fellows Committee Chair Alain Gallet solicited support for the ACEC Scholarship Program.

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Member Firm News
March 3, 2021

Woolpert has acquired CivilTech Engineering Inc., a multidisciplinary engineering firm that specializes in transportation, water resources, municipal, structural and construction services. CivilTech has three offices in Texas and serves local, state and federal clients.

https://woolpert.com/reso


February 19, 2021

GEOCOMP, today announced that the company has provided the largest and most sophisticated Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) system ever deployed on a bridge structure in the United States on the new Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in the State of New York.

https://www.acec.org/defa


February 17, 2021

Kimley-Horn is leading the next phase of Sound Transit's Link expansion program — the 16.3-mile Everett Link Extension (EVLE) and Operations and Maintenance Facility (OMF) North project, which will add six stations to the light rail network connecting to the under-construction Lynnwood Link Extension at the Lynnwood City Center and extend Link service north further into Snohomish County.

https://www.acppubs.com/a


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,530,700 (January)
1,526,700 (December)

Construction Spending
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$1,521,500,000 (January)
$1,496,500,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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139.4 (January)
135.2 (December)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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304 Deals--Down 8 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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44.9 (January)
42.3 (December)

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