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FOX News’ Chris Wallace Heads Stellar Speaker Lineup at ACEC Convention

ACEC News / Convention
January 17, 2020

FOX News’ Chris Wallace Heads Stellar Speaker Lineup at ACEC Convention

FOX News Sunday host Chris Wallace, Uncharted Power founder and CEO Jessica Matthews, and charity: water founder and CEO Scott Harrison will address the 2020 ACEC Annual Convention & Legislative Summit in Washington, D.C., April 26-29.

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Industry News
January 16, 2020

New DOD Cybersecurity Regulations Could Adversely Impact Small Contractors

Small Department of Defense contractors are expected to be hardest hit by new cybersecurity standards that the Pentagon plans to release at the end of January.

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New Executive Committee Members Elected

ACEC News / Governance
January 14, 2020

New Executive Committee Members Elected

Robin Greenleaf, CEO of Architectural Engineers, Inc., in Boston, will become the new chair-elect, succeeding Charlie Gozdziewski, who will begin his term as ACEC Chair at the Convention.  Greenleaf will assume the office of Chair for the 2021-2022 administrative year.

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HNTB Study Finds U.S. Drivers Pay Less than $25/month for Transportation Infrastructure

Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
January 14, 2020

HNTB Study Finds U.S. Drivers Pay Less than $25/month for Transportation Infrastructure

Compared to what they pay for electricity, water, and broadband, American drivers get a great deal on transportation infrastructure, according to a recent report by HNTB.

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ACEC’s Last Word Blog, Engineering Inc. to Highlight National Engineering Week Celebrations by Members

ACEC News / Engineers Week
January 14, 2020

ACEC’s Last Word Blog, Engineering Inc. to Highlight National Engineering Week Celebrations by Members

ACEC will spotlight Member Organization and Member Firm activities which commemorate the 2020 National Engineers Week, to be celebrated February 16-22.

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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
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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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