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November 21 Online Class: Future-Proof Your Firm by Leveraging Seller-Doers

ACEC News / Education
November 18, 2019

November 21 Online Class: Future-Proof Your Firm by Leveraging Seller-Doers

In the November 21 online class Leveraging the Seller-Doer to Future-Proof your Business Development Strategy, Jeff Echols will show how to leverage the power of the seller-doer for an above-average win rate today and build a future-ready firm.

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ACEC Supports National GIS Day

ACEC News / Advocacy
November 15, 2019

ACEC Supports National GIS Day

As part of National Geography Awareness Week (November 11-15), ACEC co-sponsored National GIS Day on Wednesday. To celebrate the importance of geographic information systems technology, U.S. Representative John Curtis (R-UT) (right) participated in a Capitol Hill reception on Wednesday evening along with Brian Raber of Merrick (left).

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FHwA Proposes First Revision of Bridge Inspection Regulations in 10 Years

Industry News / Infrastructure
November 15, 2019

FHwA Proposes First Revision of Bridge Inspection Regulations in 10 Years

The Federal Highway Administration (FHwA) has proposed new federal standards for bridge inspections and inspectors.

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National HQ Hosts Class on Improving Financials Ahead of Ownership Transition

ACEC News / Education
November 14, 2019

National HQ Hosts Class on Improving Financials Ahead of Ownership Transition

David Cohen, managing director of Matheson Financial Partners, leads a two-day "Navigating Firm Financials for a Well Executed Transition class at ACEC HQ in Washington D.C this week.
 

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Five-Year McKinsey Study Finds Slow Improvement for Women in Workplace

Industry News
November 14, 2019

Five-Year McKinsey Study Finds Slow Improvement for Women in Workplace

Women have made progress in rising to senior positions in the workplace in recent years, but a “broken rung” in the promotion ladder needs to be fixed, according to McKinsey & Company’s recent report “Women in the Workplace 2019.”

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Member Firm News
January 12, 2021

As enterprises thoughtfully work to meet environmental objectives from regulators, shareholders and consumers, Black & Veatch announces the launch of a dedicated environmental business unit to support those objectives.

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


January 8, 2021

HDR is serving as owner’s engineer for Invenergy’s recently announced Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar project in U.S. history. Located in northeastern Texas, Samson Solar Energy Center is designed to produce 1,310 megawatts of power. 

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


December 21, 2020

Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire KTA, an engineering firm with core expertise in mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, commissioning, third party plan review, and lighting design.

https://www.acec.org/defa


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Engineering Employment
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1,514,500 (December)
1,510,100 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,459.400,000 (November)
$1,446,900,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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134.6 (December)
123.3 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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295 Deals--Down 7 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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46.3 (November)
47.5 (October)

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