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July 1, 2021

ACEC's Darr Urges Passage of the INVEST in America Act

With the House expected to vote on the INVEST in America Act this week, ACEC President and CEO Linda Bauer Darr issued a statement supporting passage.


ACEC News / Education
July 1, 2021

ACEC Online Class Next Week on Risks, Pitfalls and Opportunities in Construction Administration

When it comes to construction administration, every design firm faces common pitfalls, but there are also opportunities that you may be overlooking.


Engineering Influence Podcast: Optimizing Your Project Management System

ACEC News / Business Management
July 1, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Optimizing Your Project Management System

On the Engineering Influence podcast, Howard Birnberg discusses the challenges many firms face with their project management systems and outlines solutions.


ACEC News / Industry Statistics
June 28, 2021

ACEC Study Finds Infrastructure Agreement Will Create 82,000 Engineering Jobs, Add $75 Billion to GDP

On the heels of last week’s announcement that a bipartisan agreement had been reached on infrastructure,ACEC released a new report analyzing how the proposal might benefit the engineering and design industry in terms of economic output and job creation.


ACEC Issues Statement of Support for Bipartisan Agreement on Infrastructure

ACEC News / Advocacy
June 25, 2021

ACEC Issues Statement of Support for Bipartisan Agreement on Infrastructure

“The announcement today by President Biden and a bipartisan group of Senators of a deal on infrastructure is tremendous news. We are committed to working with the President and with Congress to moving this infrastructure package agreement quickly, as it will be a major driver in growing the nation’s economy and will benefit the American people for years to come."


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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