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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.

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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).

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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.

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Government Affairs Update Podcast: ACEC's International Work, FIDIC, and a North American MOU

ACEC News / Advocacy
May 14, 2021

Government Affairs Update Podcast: ACEC's International Work, FIDIC, and a North American MOU

On the Government Affairs update, ACEC Director of Procurement Advocacy and International Affairs Dan Hilton talks about ACEC's international work with FIDIC and the new Memorandum of Understanding signed between ACEC, ACEC Canada and CNEC of Mexico. 

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Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Illinois' Artl Breaks Down How M.O. Defeated Anti-QBS Bill

Advocacy / Member Organizations
May 14, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Illinois' Artl Breaks Down How M.O. Defeated Anti-QBS Bill

On the Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Illinois Executive Director Kevin Artl discusses how his Member Organization defeated a proposed bill that would have weakened the state's Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS) law. 

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Member Firm News
June 15, 2021

How and where we access health care is changing rapidly due to the pressures COVID-19 has brought to bear on our health services globally.  One of the changes has been in health facility design, according to  Jacobs’ Director of Health Infrastructure Matthew Holmes and Healthcare Architect and Physician Dr. Diana Anderson.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


June 15, 2021

A Roadmap to NetZero, part of Black & Veatch’s Hydrogen 2021 program, presents a technology agnostic guide to strategic decarbonization road mapping

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


June 8, 2021

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced the acquisition of Edmonds Engineering. The 75+ person firm has five locations with offices in Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee, with its headquarters located in Birmingham, Alabama.

https://www.dewberry.com/


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331 Deals--Up 9 percent year-over-year

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