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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 23, 2020

OMB Memo Calls on Agencies to Ensure Contractor Safety

The Office of Management and Budget has released a memorandum that identifies steps to help ensure contractor safety while maintaining continued contract performance in support of agency missions. 

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Advocacy / Coronavirus
March 23, 2020

ACEC Advocacy Team Gives Updates on the CARES Act

Over the weekend, ACEC's advocacy department updated members on the status of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). 

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 23, 2020

USACE Director of Contracting Jill Stiglich: Contracting in Disasters: What Companies Can Do To Help

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Director of Contracting Jill Stiglich released a memo providing guidance for prospective USACE contractors.

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Industry News / Member Firms
March 23, 2020

AECOM’s Wendy Lopez Interviewed for Inspirational Women in STEM Series.

Wendy Lopez, who is AECOM’s Texas Executive, spearheading the strategy, growth and leadership of the company’s business in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio, talks about her career in STEM.

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Coronavirus / Industry News
March 23, 2020

Nation’s Power Grid Faces Potential Pandemic-Driven Demand Drop

As more states require businesses to close and residents to stay home, the nation’s power grid suppliers face the potential of a dramatic demand drop.

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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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