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Dodge Chief Economist Richard Branch Discusses Latest Forecast on Engineering Influence Podcast

ACEC News / Market Forecast
June 2, 2021

Dodge Chief Economist Richard Branch Discusses Latest Forecast on Engineering Influence Podcast

Dodge Data & Analytics Chief Economist Richard Branch came on the Engineering Influence podcast to share his updated economic forecast.

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Engineering Influence Podcast: Why Your Bonus Incentive Plan Doesn't Work and How To Fix It

Business Management / Industry News
June 1, 2021

Engineering Influence Podcast: Why Your Bonus Incentive Plan Doesn't Work and How To Fix It

On the Engineering Influence podcast, Ryan Jolley, who is an owner and Chief Strategy Officer of Jones & DeMille Engineering in Richfield, Utah, talked about why firms' bonus incentive programs don't work and how to fix that.

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Industry News / Industry Statistics
May 28, 2021

Deltek Releases 42nd Annual Clarity Architecture and Engineering Industry Study

Deltek has released its 42nd Annual Deltek Clarity Architecture and Engineering Industry Study, a comprehensive survey of the performance metrics of design firms over the past year and a look at their expectations for the coming year. Deltek produced the study in association with ACEC.

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ACEC News / Education
May 28, 2021

Next Week's Online Classes: Managing Conflict and Presenting in a Virtual World

Among next week's ACEC online classes, Ted Gerber, president of the Addison Resources Group, will share practical tools to manage tensions and resolve conflicts within teams, between functions, and throughout your firm.

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ACEC News / Awards
May 28, 2021

Nominations Invited for the 2021 ACEC/NSPE QBS Awards Program

The 2021 ACEC/NSPE QBS Awards program is currently underway. The annual program recognizes public and private entities that make exemplary use of the Qualifications-Based Selection process at the federal, state and local levels.

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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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