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ACEC and Stakeholder Coalition Ad Campaign Calls on Congress to Act on Transportation Infrastructure

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding
March 13, 2020

ACEC and Stakeholder Coalition Ad Campaign Calls on Congress to Act on Transportation Infrastructure

The Transportation Construction Coalition, which includes ACEC, has launched a grassroots and advocacy advertising campaign on multiple fronts to increase pressure on Congress and the Trump administration to produce a permanent Highway Trust Fund (HTF) revenue solution and a robust, long-term transportation infrastructure investment package.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
March 11, 2020

Council Advises Administration on Proposed NEPA Reforms

ACEC Vice President Transportation Programs Matt Reiffer reports on the Council's submittal of submitted supportive comments and extensive technical feedback this week on changes to the regulations implementing the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) proposed by the White House Council on Environmental Quality. 

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Advocacy / Member Organizations
March 11, 2020

States Confront Universal Licensure Bills

ACEC Vice President Tax and Regulatory Affairs Katharine Mottley reports on Member Organizations' responses to universal licensure bills in their states.

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Online Class: How Will Federal Cybersecurity Rules Affect Your Firm; March 18

ACEC News / Education
March 10, 2020

Online Class: How Will Federal Cybersecurity Rules Affect Your Firm; March 18

In the March 18 online class CMMC: The Cost of Doing Business Just Went Up, Can You Afford to Sit This Out?,  Reginald Jones of Fox Rothschild will explain how to navigate the federal government's complicated and potentially costly cybersecurity regulations and mitigate the impact on your firm.

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ACEC News / Convention
March 9, 2020

Information on Coronavirus and Upcoming ACEC Events

ACEC’s first priority is the health and safety of our convention guests and staff. We are watching the coronavirus situation carefully and we are following the U.S. government guidelines with respect to travel and meetings. 

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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


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