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Engineering Influence Podcast: Private Markets Update

ACEC News / Market Forecast
May 18, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Private Markets Update

In the Private Markets Update on the Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Vice President for Private Market Resources Erin McLaughlin discusses the remarkable performance of the single-family residential market and the prospects for other private client markets.


ACEC News / Education
May 14, 2021

Online Classes Next Week: Planning and Business Models in Today's Market | Fixing Your Bonus Program

Among the three ACEC online classes next week, Chandra Storrusten of Visible Value and Ryan Jolley of Jones & DeMille Engineering will demonstrate how you can really put your bonus dollars to work.


May 14, 2021

ACEC Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Engineering Associations in Mexico and Canada

The three North American members of FIDIC—ACEC, ACEC/Canada, and Mexico’s National Chamber of Consulting Firms (CNEC)—have developed and executed an agreement for regional partnering.


ACEC News / Advocacy
May 14, 2021

USACE Publishes Memo on Task Orders on Architect-Engineer Indefinite Delivery Contracts

The Army Corps of Engineers has recently published a Memorandum for the Acquisition Community: Updated Procedures for the Selection of Task Orders on Architect-Engineer Indefinite Delivery Contracts (IDCs).


Mark Your Calendars for the 2021 Virtual EEA Gala, June 17

ACEC News / Awards
May 14, 2021

Mark Your Calendars for the 2021 Virtual EEA Gala, June 17

The 2021 Engineering Excellence Awards Virtual Gala on Thursday, June 17 at 3:00 pm EDT will be a live broadcast featuring all the excitement and suspense of the in-person event, including the reveal and awarding of the Grand Conceptor Award as the top engineering achievement of the year.


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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