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Engineering Leader Confidence in Marketplace Drops Sharply

ACEC News / Market Forecast
February 4, 2019

Engineering Leader Confidence in Marketplace Drops Sharply

ACEC's Engineering Business Index (EBI) recorded its biggest decline in the fourth quarter survey.

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Trump Administration Broadens

Industry News / Infrastructure
February 4, 2019

Trump Administration Broadens "Buy American" Rules to Infrastructure

Trump Administration aims to extend "Buy American' requirements to infrastructure projeccts that receive federal financial support.

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How Much Money Would Proposed Gas Tax Increases Raise?

Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
January 31, 2019

How Much Money Would Proposed Gas Tax Increases Raise?

If Congress raises the gas tax by 25 cents over five years, what impact would that have on the Highway Trust Fund?

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Combating Road Salt Damage with Bacteria

Industry News / Infrastructure
January 28, 2019

Combating Road Salt Damage with Bacteria

Engineers from Drexel University have discovered a new way to protect concrete from the damaging effects of calcium oxychloride, a byproduct of road salt.

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Industry News / Market Forecast

Construction Confidence Rebounds in Second Quarter

The Commercial Construction Index (CCI), which track contractor confidence, rose two points in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), following a three point drop in the first quarter (1Q19) survey.

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Member Firm News
February 7, 2020

Terracon is excited to announce its acquisition of Skelly and Loy (S&L), headquartered in Harrisburg, Pa. S&L is a privately held environmental consulting and engineering services company, with more than 50 years serving public- and private-sector clients in the Mid-Atlantic region.

https://www.prnewswire.co


February 4, 2020

AECOM announced today that it has been named to Fortune magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the sixth consecutive year.

https://www.aecom.com/pre


February 3, 2020

As a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's (SFPUC) social impact partner, Carollo Engineers is sponsoring two scholarships for college-bound high school seniors from the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) through the 2020 Maisin Scholar Award Program.

https://www.wfmz.com/news


Market Indicators
Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,532,800 (December)
1,529,700 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,324,100,000 (November)
$1,316,800,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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156.2 (December)
153.9 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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310 Deals--Up 4 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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