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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 20, 2020

Pandemic Puts 1/3 of Wind Industry Jobs, $43B in Investments at Risk

Almost a third of U.S. industry jobs and $43 billion in industry investments could be at risk from the pandemic, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA).

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Advocacy / Coronavirus
March 19, 2020

ACEC Calls on Congress to Ensure Adequate Protection for Government Contractors

ACEC and its coalition partners have urged Congressional leaders to provide guidance to ensure the health and economic security of government contractors during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Bloomberg Government Releases Guidance on Federal Agencies and Coronavirus

Coronavirus
March 19, 2020

Bloomberg Government Releases Guidance on Federal Agencies and Coronavirus

Bloomberg Government has released an analysis that summarizes the response by various federal government agencies to the Coronavirus pandemic

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Advocacy / Coronavirus
March 19, 2020

ACEC and Coalition Call for $10 Billion Infusion for Airports

ACEC joined other engineering and construction groups in urging Congress to include a $10 billion immediate infusion for airports, in order to backstop lost revenue in Passenger Facility Charges and ensure that critical improvement projects are able to proceed.

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Advocacy / Coronavirus
March 19, 2020

ACEC and Coalition Urge Delay in Tax Filing, Other Measures

ACEC joined a coalition of more than 100 trade associations on a letter to congressional leaders asking for a delay in tax filing and other key ways to help employers keep people on the payroll.

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Member Firm News
January 12, 2021

As enterprises thoughtfully work to meet environmental objectives from regulators, shareholders and consumers, Black & Veatch announces the launch of a dedicated environmental business unit to support those objectives.

https://www.bv.com/news/b


January 8, 2021

HDR is serving as owner’s engineer for Invenergy’s recently announced Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar project in U.S. history. Located in northeastern Texas, Samson Solar Energy Center is designed to produce 1,310 megawatts of power. 

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


December 21, 2020

Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire KTA, an engineering firm with core expertise in mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, commissioning, third party plan review, and lighting design.

https://www.acec.org/defa


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,514,500 (December)
1,510,100 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,459.400,000 (November)
$1,446,900,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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134.6 (December)
123.3 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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295 Deals--Down 7 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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46.3 (November)
47.5 (October)

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