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ACEC News / Advocacy
January 23, 2020

WEE Committee Winter Meeting, 2/24-2/25, to Feature USACE, IBM, EPA, Congressional Event. Register Now!

The winter meeting of the ACEC Water, Energy and Environment Committee (WEEC) will feature more than a dozen speakers from government and industry discussing key industry issues, including cybersecurity, PFAS, and flood resilience.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
January 22, 2020

Members Wanted for ACEC Work Group to Address Proposed NEPA Rules

ACEC has created a work group to prepare comments in response to the Administration’s recently released changes to National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) regulations.

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What’s Easier? Winning a Design Job or Hiring a Great New Engineer? Find out on January 29

ACEC News / Education
January 22, 2020

What’s Easier? Winning a Design Job or Hiring a Great New Engineer? Find out on January 29

In the January 29 Online Class What’s Easier? Winning a Design Job or Hiring a Great New Engineer?, McLaughlin Brunson Managing Director John Krantz will explore the dynamics of talent acquisition, compensation, motivation, and profit.

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Incoming ACEC Vice Chair Hirst Discusses ExCom Goals for 2020 on Podcast

ACEC News / Advocacy
January 22, 2020

Incoming ACEC Vice Chair Hirst Discusses ExCom Goals for 2020 on Podcast

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, incoming ACEC Vice Chair Matt Hirst  talks with ACEC Strategic Communications Director Jeff Urbanchuk about his generational connection to the Council, how ACEC helps to "bridge the gap" between engineering and running a business, and the importance of advocacy for both infrastructure funding and promoting the value of consulting engineers in the economy.

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ACEC, Chamber Urge WRDA Reauthorization, Expansion of QBS to State Revolving Fund Projects

ACEC News / Advocacy
January 22, 2020

ACEC, Chamber Urge WRDA Reauthorization, Expansion of QBS to State Revolving Fund Projects

ACEC has joined with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other stakeholders in urging Congress to reauthorize the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) before it expires on September 30.

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Member Firm News
February 21, 2020

Semco Maritime and ISC Consulting Engineers, based in Denmark, along with WSP USA based in the U.S. have announced a partnership that will combine Semco Maritime and ISC’s offshore wind farm and substation engineering and construction experience with WSP’s expertise in U.S. offshore wind permitting and engineering.

https://www.wsp.com/en-US


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


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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

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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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