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Industry News / Infrastructure
August 22, 2019

Guest Blog Post: AASHTO's Tymon on the Public Rewards of Transportation Research Funding

AASHTO Executive Director Jim Tymon highlights the significant ROI and savings from R&D investment in the transportation industry.

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Industry News / Market Forecast
August 22, 2019

AIA Billings Index Remains Flat in July; Future Contracts Data Softens

The AIA Billings Index, which tracks demand for design services, increased in July to 50.1, up from 49.1 in June.

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ACEC News
August 21, 2019

Engineering Inc. Report: Protecting Your Firm Against Cyberattacks

Engineering firms need a multi-pronged strategy to protect themselves from potentially disastrous cyberattacks--including both an aggressive cybersecruity posture to prevent hackers from penetrating networks and risk management measures that will limit the damage of successful attacks. In an exclusive Engineering Inc. article, learn how to protect your firm.

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Industry News
August 19, 2019

Engineering Inc. Magazine Interviews USAID Administrator Mark Green

In the latest issue of Engineering Inc. (July/August 2019), Mark Green, administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), shares his vision for the agency, his goal to increase collaboration with the private sector, and how that will open new markets for engineers.

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ACEC News / Education
August 19, 2019

Online Class for Professional Procrastinators: How to Deal with Difficult Conversations

in the August 29 online class The Professional Procrastinators Guide to Dealing in Difficult Conversations, John Doehring will demonstrate how exceptional professionals build their competitive advantage by dealing with difficult situations in real-time, resulting in highly productive communications and stronger, trust-based relationships.

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Member Firm News
January 12, 2021

As enterprises thoughtfully work to meet environmental objectives from regulators, shareholders and consumers, Black & Veatch announces the launch of a dedicated environmental business unit to support those objectives.

https://www.bv.com/news/b


January 8, 2021

HDR is serving as owner’s engineer for Invenergy’s recently announced Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar project in U.S. history. Located in northeastern Texas, Samson Solar Energy Center is designed to produce 1,310 megawatts of power. 

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


December 21, 2020

Bowman Consulting Group, Ltd. has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire KTA, an engineering firm with core expertise in mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, commissioning, third party plan review, and lighting design.

https://www.acec.org/defa


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,514,500 (December)
1,510,100 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,459.400,000 (November)
$1,446,900,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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134.6 (December)
123.3 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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295 Deals--Down 7 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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46.3 (November)
47.5 (October)

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