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ACEC News / Education
September 16, 2020

Next Week's Online Classes: ESOPs, Cash Flow, and Economic Forecast

Among the three ACEC online classes next week, Greg Powell of FMI Capital Advisors, Inc., will discuss the current state of the U.S. engineering market and the key factors to consider looking forward to 2021.

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ACEC News / Business Management
September 15, 2020

ACEC BIT Offers Cyber Insurance to ACEC Member Firms

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ACEC News
September 14, 2020

On Latest Podcast, ACEC Life/Health Trust Discusses the Ins and Outs of Choosing Insurance

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Life/Health Trust Director of Sales John Krebsbach discusses the many options offered by the Trust to help engineering firms take care of their employees.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
September 10, 2020

ACEC and Industry Coalition Call for FAST Act Extension, Supplemental State DOT Funding

ACEC joined an industry coalition of 88 organizations in signing onto letter in support of a one-year extension of the FAST Act transportation programs, which are set to expire on September 30, and supplemental funding for highways and transit agencies to backstop declining revenues.  

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Industry News / Industry Statistics
September 10, 2020

A/E Employment Surges, But State of Industry Remains Mixed

A/E employment increased by 14,400 jobs in August to 1,484,000. While that total still lags far behind pre-pandemic levels, the large increase points to a strengthening in the fundamentals for the engineering industry.

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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
Indicators

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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