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Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 26, 2021

George F. Young, Inc. Eweek Celebration Highlights Staff, Women in Engineering

As one of Florida’s oldest engineering firms, George F. Young, Inc. used National Engineers Week to highlight its own staff of engineering innovators, along with the impact of trailblazing women engineers.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
February 26, 2021

Government Affairs Update Podcast: Reverse Industry Day With the EPA

ACEC Environmental and Energy Programs Director Lynn Schloesser discusses ACEC's first ever Reverse Industry Day between the ACEC Water, Energy and Environment Committee and Environmental Protection Agency.  

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Century Engineering Targeting Next Generation of Engineers

Engineers Week / Member Firms
February 25, 2021

Century Engineering Targeting Next Generation of Engineers

Century Engineering, headquartered in Hunt Valley, MD, will hold a virtual student roundtable to welcome students to the industry and provide answers about engineering.

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Engineering Influence Podcast: Celebrating Engineers Week 2021

ACEC News / Engineers Week
February 25, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Celebrating Engineers Week 2021

Thea Sahr with Discover-e, the organizers of Engineers Week, came on the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss how the event has gone virtual in 2021.  

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Awards / Engineers Week
February 25, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast Puts the Spotlight on ACEC Scholarship Winners for Engineers Week

Engineering Influence continues to celebrate Engineers Week 2021 with a panel discussion among three recent ACEC Scholarship winners who are completing their educations or starting out in the workforce. 

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Member Firm News
April 6, 2021

Langan Engineering & Environmental Services announced the acquisition of Adams Consulting Engineers, Inc. headquartered in Dallas with additional offices in Austin and Tyler, Texas. The acquisition, only the second in Langan’s 50-year history, helps accelerate the firm’s growth in Texas, where Langan has operated since 2015 in Houston. With this move, Langan now has more than 1,300 employees across 36 offices.

https://www.langan.com/em


March 30, 2021

The recently finalized partnership of Confluence Networks, LLC and MasTec, Inc. has selected WSP USA to assist in completing its Confluence-1 fiberoptic cable system.

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


March 23, 2021

Burns & McDonnell has promoted Leon Harden as the firm’s first diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) strategy manager. After three years working in recruitment at Burns & McDonnell, in his new role Harden will work closely with executive leaders and business diversity teams globally to provide strategic guidance for creating and integrating DEI initiatives and programs into all aspects of the 100% employee-owned engineering, construction and architecture firm.

https://www.burnsmcd.com/


Market Indicators
Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,539,400 (March)
1,532,000 (February)

Construction Spending
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$1,516,900,000 (February)
$1,529,000,000 (January)

Dodge Momentum Index
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151.4 (March)
148.8 (February)

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

AIA Billings Index
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53.3 (February)
44.9 (January)

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