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January 9, 2020

What is the Correct Ethical Response to a QBS Violation?

ACEC staff collaborated with the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) to produce an article on the application of Qualifications Based Selection (QBS) in latest issue of ITE Journal.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
January 9, 2020

Council Opposes H.R. 535, the PFAS Action Act

In a letter to Congressional leaders, ACEC explains the reasons behind its opposition to legislation that would designate certain PFAS chemicals as hazardous substances under Superfund.

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ExCom Nominees Do Deep Dive into Council Programs at National HQ

ACEC News / Governance
January 9, 2020

ExCom Nominees Do Deep Dive into Council Programs at National HQ

ACEC Senior Vice President Advocacy and External Affairs Steve Hall briefed 2020-2022 Executive Committee nominees on the Council's advocacy issues and strategy during an orientation session at the national offices in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr and senior staff guided the attendees through every phase of Council operations. Participating in the meeting were Chair-elect nominee Robin Greenleaf of Architectural Engineers; Vice Chair nominees Michael Cooper of Harley Ellis Devereaux, Matthew Hirst of CRS Consulting Engineers, and Gary Raba of Raba Kistner; 2020-2021 NAECE Representative Jim Smith of ACEC/North Carolina; and ACEC Chair Mitch Simpler and Chair-elect Charlie Gozdziewski.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
January 7, 2020

First Once Again: ACEC Indiana Surpasses 2020 ACEC/PAC Fundraising Goal on January 1

For the seventh consecutive year, ACEC Indiana was the first state to reach its ACEC/PAC fundraising goal, pushing well past its annual target total at 12:01 a.m. on January 1, 2020.

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Register Today for SEI Class 26; Spaces Filling Up Fast

ACEC News / Education
January 7, 2020

Register Today for SEI Class 26; Spaces Filling Up Fast

Registration is now open for Class 26 of the Senior Executives Institute (SEI), ACEC’s premier leadership development course for design professionals.

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Member Firm News
November 30, 2020

Thornton Tomasetti announced the launch of T2D2, a software as a service (SaaS) platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI) – computer vision powered by deep learning – to identify and assess damage and deterioration to building envelopes and structures through images. 

https://www.thorntontomas


November 24, 2020

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 2, 2020.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


November 20, 2020

Tetra Tech, Inc. announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded a Tetra Tech-led joint venture a five-year, single-award contract, valued up to $50 million, to increase resilience and reduce the costs of recovery efforts in disaster-stricken communities.

https://investor.tetratec


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,504,100 (October)
1,500,100 (September)

Construction Spending
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$1,414,000,000 (September)
$1,410,400,000 (August)

Dodge Momentum Index
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127.5 (October)
129.8 (September)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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299 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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47.5 (October)
47.0 (September)

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