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ACEC News / Fall Conference
October 29, 2020

Congressional Panel at Fall Conference Debates Infrastructure, Stimulus Prospects

A bipartisan panel of U.S. Representatives discussed the prospects for new stimulus legislation, an infrastructure package, climate change, and working across the aisle following the election and into 2021 at the virtual 2020 ACEC Fall Conference on Thursday.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
October 28, 2020

Huge Fundraising Weekend for ACEC/PAC

Last weekend, in the run-up to the ACEC Board of Directors meeting on Tuesday, six Member Organizations surpassed their 2020 ACEC annual fundraising goals. Eighteen MOs have now achieved their goals and 16 more are closing in.

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ACEC News / Education
October 28, 2020

ACEC Online Class: Creating Opportunities in the Challenge of COVID-19

In the November 3 ACEC online class A Path Forward: How High-Impact Teams Emerge from Crisis, Pioneer iQ President/CEO DeWayne Ables will address how teams who can help community leaders and owners understand how to assess, prioritize, and move forward from a crisis can outperform in today's market.

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ACEC News / Fall Conference
October 28, 2020

Fall Conference Speaker Says Workplace D&I Efforts Need Courage to Succeed

Noted workforce diversity and inclusion (D&I) consultant Daisy Auger-Dominguez focused on the importance of putting workplace D&I polices into practice during the Opening General Session of the virtual 2020 ACEC Fall Conference on Wednesday.

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ACEC News / Fall Conference
October 28, 2020

Fall Conference Panel Addresses Federal/Local Infrastructure Relationship

Elected officials and a panel of firm leaders discussed the recommendations in the recently published A Playbook for a New Infrastructure Partnership, which looks at improving how the federal government works with local governments to build the nation’s infrastructure. The Playbook was jointly produced by the ACEC Research Institute and the Accelerator for America’s New Partnership for Infrastructure.

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Member Firm News
July 20, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Black & Veatch $2.5 million in federal funding to participate in a research and development (R&D) project aimed at advancing direct air capture (DAC) technology.

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


July 12, 2021

Woolpert has been granted a trademark for Inspansion, a method of adding capacity through analytics in place of physical expansion, by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Woolpert Director of Strategic Consulting David Tomber developed Inspansion to help airports identify logical efficiencies in operations, technology and staffing to optimize facility performance, while deferring capital investment.

https://woolpert.com/reso


July 8, 2021

Global integrated design firm Stantec has established a cross-disciplinary center of excellence to provide sustainable, climate smart, and equitable infrastructure design services.

https://www.stantec.com/e


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