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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 17, 2020

New York Governor Cuomo Urges President Trump to Lead National Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

New York’s Cuomo calls for Trump Administration to localize Coronoavirus testing, federalize shutdowns, and task the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with expanding hospital capacity.

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 16, 2020

FEMA Faces Staffing, Resources Challenge in Dealing with Coronavirus

President Trump’s declaration of a National Emergency due to the Coronavirus pandemic makes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) a central player in the federal government’s response, but the agency is already stretched thin by numerous natural disasters.

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ACEC News / Industry Statistics
March 16, 2020

Deadline for ACEC’s PLI Survey of Member Firms Extended Until Friday, March 20

ACEC's Risk Management Committee has extended the deadline to Friday, March 20 for completing the annual survey of A/E member firms regarding their professional liability insurance, claims experience, and the impact of the threat of litigation.

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Industry News
March 13, 2020

DHS Chief Procurement Officer Lays Out Department’s Coronavirus Policies for Contractors

Amid the uncertainty regarding the Coronavirus outbreak, Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, sent a letter to the department’s contractors to explain its policies

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 13, 2020

ARCHITECT Magazine Reports on how Architecture Firms Are Dealing with COVID-19

ARCHITECT magazine asked several design firms to describe the impact of COVID-19 on their staff, clients, office operations, and projects.

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Member Firm News
October 26, 2020

AECOM, the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, today launched MobiliticsTM for Pandemic Response, an updated version of its groundbreaking transportation scenario-planning tool originally launched in 2018. This latest iteration helps transit agencies, departments of transportation, and other clients across the U.S. assess how pandemic infection rates, stay at home orders, availability and deployment of a vaccine, economic recovery and re-opening, and other factors are expected to impact transportation patterns, in order to help clients better recover and strengthen resiliency.

https://aecom.com/press-r


October 20, 2020

Black & Veatch’s 2020 Strategic Directions: Electric Report – driven by expert analyses of a survey of more than 600 power sector stakeholders – brings into focus an electric industry navigating its way through challenges and opportunities of an evolving energy ecosystem.

 

https://www.bv.com/2020-s


October 14, 2020

The Savannah District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a General Design, Civil Works Projects Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract to the H D CW Joint Venture, led by the consulting firms of HDR and Dewberry

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,500,800 (September)
1,487,700 (August)

Construction Spending
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$1,412,800,000 (August)
$1,392,700,000 (July)

Dodge Momentum Index
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130.8 (September)
126.2 (August)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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299 Deals--Down 3 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
40.0 (July)
40.0 (June)

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