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Cybersecurity Company Asserts Chinese Hackers Targeting Engineering, Transportation, Defense Firms

Industry News
March 5, 2019

Cybersecurity Company Asserts Chinese Hackers Targeting Engineering, Transportation, Defense Firms

The cyber-espionage firm FireEye asserts a hacker organization backed by the Chinese government is targeting engineering, transportation, and defense firms with links to the maritime sector.

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Industry News / Infrastructure
March 5, 2019

U.S. DOT Secretary Chao Calls for Streamlined Permitting

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said cutting red tape at the federal level continues to be a primary goal at the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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Industry News / Infrastructure
March 4, 2019

L.A.'s Aggressive Wastewater Recycling Plan Would Supply Up to One-Third of City's Water by 2035

Los Angeles has set a goal of recycling almost all of the city's treated wastewater into drinkable water by 2035.

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Industry News / Infrastructure Funding
February 28, 2019

Congressional Transportation Leaders Optimistic About Passing Infrastructure Program

At the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) 2019 Washington Briefing this week, House and Senate transportation committee leaders said all funding options are on the table for delivering a new transportation infrastructure bill this year.

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Register Now for the 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala at the ACEC Annual Convention, May 7

ACEC News / Convention
February 28, 2019

Register Now for the 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala at the ACEC Annual Convention, May 7

Get your tickets now for the upcoming 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) and take part in the engineering industry’s most thrilling and elegant celebration.

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Member Firm News
April 9, 2020

Woolpert today announced that it has received the 2019 Google Cloud Specialization Partner of the Year Award for Location-Based Services.

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April 9, 2020

Sargent & Lundy has acquired Summit Engineering Services Inc., an independent multi-discipline design engineer firm dedicated to the oil and gas industry. 

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April 1, 2020

AECOM was selected by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency to develop “The Impact of Climate Change and Population Growth on the National Flood Insurance Program Through 2100,” a study addressing riverine and coastal flood response to climate change in order to reduce the risk of flood damage.

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Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,540,300 (February)
1,530,000 (January)

Construction Spending
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$1,369,200,000 (January)
$1,345,500,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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148.7 (February)
151.4 (January)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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320 Deals--Up 5 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.2 (January)
52.5 (December)

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