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ACEC News / Fall Conference
October 15, 2020

Get All Your PDHs at the Fall Conference...Plus Full Access for 90 Days

The virtual ACEC Fall Conference, October 28-30, offers big savings on educational content. Participants have access to 18 PDHs through the general sessions, concurrent educational sessions, and other business content. Valued at more than $1,000 during the in-person event, these virtual resources are available to ACEC members for only $449.

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ACEC News / Education
October 15, 2020

Online Classes Next Week Deal with Retaining Talent, Health & Safety, Project Managers

Among the online programs next week, John Geddie will share best practices for retaining your most valuable employees.

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Industry News / Market Forecast
October 14, 2020

Engineering Influence Podcast Looks at the Future of the Office Market

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Carl Shilling, a principal at Stantec, shares his thoughts on the current state of the office market sector and how it may change going forward.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
October 14, 2020

Federal Contractors Join in Opposition to Executive Order that Bars Certain Diversity and Inclusion Training

ACEC joined with members of the federal contracting community this week in a letter to President Trump raising numerous concerns and objections to Executive Order 13950 - Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping.

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Advocacy
October 9, 2020

DOL Releases FAQ’s Addressing Diversity and Inclusion Executive Order and the Impact on Federal Contractors

On September 22, President Trump issued Executive Order 13950, “Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping.” The Executive Order sets forth the policy of the United States “not to promote race or sex stereotyping or scapegoating” and prohibits federal contractors from inculcating such views in their employees in workplace diversity and inclusion training.

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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


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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