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ACEC News / Coronavirus / Education
March 30, 2020

ACEC Offers Three Free Online Classes on COVID-19 Responses

Free online classes address COVID-19 impacts on allowable overhead in public projects, small firm operations, and mental health.

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Business Management / Coronavirus
March 30, 2020

How Do We Maintain Quality When Everyone’s Working Remotely?

Mead & Hunt's Miro Kurka addresses the benefits of a good quality control program when firms have so many staff members working from home.

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Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC's Advocacy SVP Steve Hall Discusses the Economic Stimulus and What's Ahead

ACEC News / Advocacy
March 30, 2020

Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC's Advocacy SVP Steve Hall Discusses the Economic Stimulus and What's Ahead

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC's Steve Hall reviewed the congressional action on the CARES Act stimulus bill, which was signed into law by President Trump on Friday.

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Coronavirus / Market Forecast
March 27, 2020

ACEC Macro-Economic Update for the Week Ending March 28, 2020

ACEC's Erin McLaughlin reports on record unemployment filings and the possibility that the economy is already in recession

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Advocacy / Coronavirus
March 27, 2020

ACEC Advocacy Team Summarizes Key Items for Engineering Firms in $2 Trillion Economic Stimulus Bill

The House passed the CARES Act by Unanimous Consent on 3/27/20. The bill now goes to the president for his signature.  

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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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