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ACEC FAPA Committee Meets with USACE and Other Federal Agency Representatives

ACEC News / Advocacy
February 25, 2019

ACEC FAPA Committee Meets with USACE and Other Federal Agency Representatives

The Federal Agencies and Procurement Advocacy Committee (FAPA) met in Washington, D.C. last week with the Army Corps of Engineers as well as NAVFAC and US Air Force representatives for updates of ongoing construction priorities for the services.

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Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 22, 2019

Ramey Kemp Highlights Employees In Engineers Week Videos

     

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ACEC/Oregon Participates in Engineers Week High School Program

Engineers Week / Member Organizations
February 22, 2019

ACEC/Oregon Participates in Engineers Week High School Program

Marvin Monterrosa and Stephanie Kinner of BergerABAM staff the ACEC/Oregon table at the 55th Annual Engineers Week High School Program in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday. During the event, students participated in engineering-oriented field trips and toured the exhibit hall. Afterwards, local engineers hosted students at a banquet and shared their engineering experiences one-on-one.

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ACEC/Virginia Inspires Next Generation at Engineers Week Event

Engineers Week / Member Organizations
February 21, 2019

ACEC/Virginia Inspires Next Generation at Engineers Week Event

ACEC/Virginia's Next Generation Subcommittee participated in Engineering Ingenuity Day at the Science Museum of Virginia. Hosted as part of National Engineers Week, the event brought together elementary, middle, and high school students from the greater Richmond area for a day of engineering challenges.

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Futurist Salim Ismail to Speak on Disruptive Technologies and Exponential Organizations at Annual Convention

ACEC News / Convention
February 21, 2019

Futurist Salim Ismail to Speak on Disruptive Technologies and Exponential Organizations at Annual Convention

At the 2019 ACEC Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., May 5-8, best-selling author and business consultant Salim Ismail will address how firms can position themselves to capitalize on opportunities in the rapidly changing business environment.

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Member Firm News
September 17, 2019

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing & Urban Development approved an annual funding bill that increases investment levels for most federal transportation infrastructure programs for the coming fiscal year.

The bill fulfills FAST Act funding levels for highway programs at $46.4 billion from the Highway Trust Fund and adds an additional $2.7 billion from the General Fund for surface transportation block grants, railway-highway crossing safety improvement, and bridge repairs.

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September 10, 2019

Seven innovative technology startups – focused on sustainability solutions that range from artificial intelligence and next-generation analytics to autonomous heavy equipment and electric vehicle energy management – have been selected to join Black & Veatch’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator.

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September 3, 2019

Montreal-based WSP Global Inc., says it intends to grow its U.S. presence further with a planned $65-million acquisition of environmental consultant Lancaster, N.Y.-based Ecology and Environment Inc.

https://www.enr.com/artic


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1,521,200 (August)
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Construction Spending
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$1,287,300,000 (August)
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39.16 (October 7)
40.25 (September 9)

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143.6 (September)
137.9 (August)

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285 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

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