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ACEC News / Fall Conference
October 15, 2020

Get All Your PDHs at the Fall Conference...Plus Full Access for 90 Days

The virtual ACEC Fall Conference, October 28-30, offers big savings on educational content. Participants have access to 18 PDHs through the general sessions, concurrent educational sessions, and other business content. Valued at more than $1,000 during the in-person event, these virtual resources are available to ACEC members for only $449.

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ACEC News / Education
October 15, 2020

Online Classes Next Week Deal with Retaining Talent, Health & Safety, Project Managers

Among the online programs next week, John Geddie will share best practices for retaining your most valuable employees.

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Industry News / Market Forecast
October 14, 2020

Engineering Influence Podcast Looks at the Future of the Office Market

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Carl Shilling, a principal at Stantec, shares his thoughts on the current state of the office market sector and how it may change going forward.

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ACEC News / Advocacy
October 14, 2020

Federal Contractors Join in Opposition to Executive Order that Bars Certain Diversity and Inclusion Training

ACEC joined with members of the federal contracting community this week in a letter to President Trump raising numerous concerns and objections to Executive Order 13950 - Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping.

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Advocacy
October 9, 2020

DOL Releases FAQ’s Addressing Diversity and Inclusion Executive Order and the Impact on Federal Contractors

On September 22, President Trump issued Executive Order 13950, “Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping.” The Executive Order sets forth the policy of the United States “not to promote race or sex stereotyping or scapegoating” and prohibits federal contractors from inculcating such views in their employees in workplace diversity and inclusion training.

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Member Firm News
November 30, 2020

Thornton Tomasetti announced the launch of T2D2, a software as a service (SaaS) platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI) – computer vision powered by deep learning – to identify and assess damage and deterioration to building envelopes and structures through images. 

https://www.thorntontomas


November 24, 2020

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 2, 2020.

https://www.jacobs.com/ne


November 20, 2020

Tetra Tech, Inc. announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded a Tetra Tech-led joint venture a five-year, single-award contract, valued up to $50 million, to increase resilience and reduce the costs of recovery efforts in disaster-stricken communities.

https://investor.tetratec


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,504,100 (October)
1,500,100 (September)

Construction Spending
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$1,414,000,000 (September)
$1,410,400,000 (August)

Dodge Momentum Index
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127.5 (October)
129.8 (September)

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

AIA Billings Index
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47.5 (October)
47.0 (September)

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