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August 13, 2021

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Passes Senate

Washington, DC – ACEC released the following statement upon Senate passage of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act:

“The nation’s engineering industry applauds the United States Senate for passing a historic, generational investment in America’s infrastructure,” said ACEC President and CEO Linda Bauer Darr.


August 12, 2021

Advanced Marketing & Business Development Tactics for 2021 and 2022

This August 17 online class will discuss how to overcome the increasingly virtual marketplace to continue getting the word out about your firm and its capabilities, and make sure you are in the mix for new projects.


August 11, 2021

New Engineering Influence Podcast Examines Averting Employee Burnout

A new Engineering Influence podcast examines what Member Firms can do to avoid employee burnout.

As millions of people have transitioned to remote work as a result of the pandemic, the new reality has blurred the lines between many personal and professional lives leaving many employees struggling to set healthy boundaries.


ACEC News / Member Organizations
August 6, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast Puts the Spotlight on ACEC New York

ACEC New York President & CEO John Evers came on the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss how the Member Organization promotes the engineering industry in the Empire State and to talk about the celebration of the organization's centennial this year. 


Advocacy / Member Organizations
August 6, 2021

ACEC Illinois President/CEO Kevin Artl's Sun-Times Op-Ed Calls for Rapid Passage of Infrastructure Bill

On Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times published an op-ed from ACEC Illinois President and CEO Kevin Artl urging Congress to pass landmark infrastructure legislation. 


Member Firm News
August 16, 2022

Brown and Caldwell announce Euan Finlay has been promoted from senior vice president to chief operating officer (COO), effective immediately. A senior executive with 25 years of experience, Finlay excels in leading organizations and teams to deliver excellence to clients while driving sustainable growth.


August 9, 2022

VHB welcomes Meghan Powell as Director of Transit and Rail for the Mid-Atlantic region. In this role, Powell will carve a path forward for VHB's Transit and Rail service line by strategically leading the development and implementation of its growth strategy.


August 2, 2022

Brown and Caldwell today announced Vice President Dr. Kati Bell has been appointed a fellow of the UC Irvine Water-Energy Nexus Center (WEX Center).

The WEX Center promotes fundamental and applied research at the water-energy nexus in partnership with industry. Its research focuses on all dimensions of power/energy use and efficiency in the water processing sector, including extraction, treatment, conveyance, reclamation, and reuse.


Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,603,500 (February)
1,599,100 (January)

Construction Spending
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$1,677,200,000 (January)
$1,655,800,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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158.2 (February)
151.7 (January))

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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425 Deals—Up 33 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
51.0 (January)
51.0 (December)

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