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ACEC Hosts Congressional Members at Holiday Reception

ACEC News / Advocacy
December 12, 2019

ACEC Hosts Congressional Members at Holiday Reception

At the Council's holiday reception for members of Congress at the ACEC townhouse on Capitol Hill last night, (left to right) Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-AR); Ed Mortimer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; ACEC Senior Vice President of Advocacy and External Affairs Steve Hall; ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr; ACEC COO Laura O’Neill Kaumo; and T&I Committee Chair Peter DeFazio (D-OR).

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Research Highlights Reasons Why Young Women Choose to Remain in Engineering

Education / Industry News
December 11, 2019

Research Highlights Reasons Why Young Women Choose to Remain in Engineering

Rather than looking at reasons why young women leave engineering, a new study by DiscoverE and the Concord Evaluation Group examines why women choose to stay.

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Build Project Management Expertise Week by Week with ACEC’s Project Management Courses

ACEC News / Education
December 11, 2019

Build Project Management Expertise Week by Week with ACEC’s Project Management Courses

Designed to help new project managers gain skills and confidence to fit your firm's unique workflow specifications, ACEC’s Project Management Training offers online, schedule-friendly training in the field of project management. The first course, Project Management 101: Laying the Foundation for Superior Project Managers, begins on January 13 and ends in March.

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Register Now for the Small Firm Council’s Winter Meeting, Fort Worth, Jan 30-Feb 1, 2020

December 10, 2019

Register Now for the Small Firm Council’s Winter Meeting, Fort Worth, Jan 30-Feb 1, 2020

“Leadership at All Levels” will be the focus of the upcoming Small Firm Council Winter Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas, January 30-February 1 2020.

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Online Class Highlight’s Diversity Positive Bottom Line Impact, December 12

ACEC News / Education
December 10, 2019

Online Class Highlight’s Diversity Positive Bottom Line Impact, December 12

In the December 12 online class Diversity, Inclusion & Dividends 101, Armers and and Kyle Monocure of Neuro-Inclusion define and discuss diversity’s positive impact on your firm's innovation, productivity, and profits.

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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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