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ACEC News / Member Organizations
July 21, 2020

ACEC Maine Executive Director Rick McCarthy Passes Away

Rick McCarthy, who had served as executive director of ACEC Maine since 2011, died on July 9. He was 56 years old.

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ACEC News / Market Forecast
July 17, 2020

Funding in the New Normal Panel Says Pandemic Uncertainty Will Slow Economic Recovery

In the ACEC Research Institute's Funding in the New Normal roundtable on Thursday, the panel of economic experts said that even after a COVID-19 vaccine is found, engineering markets will take many years to recover from the pandemic’s impact.

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ACEC News / Education
July 17, 2020

ACEC's Just-Released P3 Book Dives Deeper into Growing Market Segment

Public-Private Partnerships and Design-Build: Opportunities and Risks for Consulting Engineers, Third Edition, provides?an objective, realistic, and practical resource for you to make informed and balanced judgments?and decisions about pursuing P3 and DB projects.

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ACEC News
July 17, 2020

ACEC Strategic Goal of Inclusion and Diversity in Action

Inclusion and Diversity is a core component of the ACEC Strategic Plan, which was approved by our Board of Directors last October, but the issue has leaped into the national consciousness in recent months with the protests over racial and societal inequality.

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Industry News
July 16, 2020

Trump Administration Issues Final NEPA Rule

The Final National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) rule aims to streamline project delivery, cut red tape, and modernize the regulatory review process.

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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
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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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