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ACEC of New Jersey's Can Sculpture Contest Raises $1,500 for Charity

ACEC News / Member Organizations
January 2, 2020

ACEC of New Jersey's Can Sculpture Contest Raises $1,500 for Charity

ACEC of New Jersey's annual Holiday Can Sculpture contest in December raised more than $1,500 for Toys for Tots. In addition, ACECNJ Member Firms donated more than 200 toys. Ten firms participated in the contest--the largest number ever--and WSP USA won with its Fun in the Sun display.

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Advocacy / Industry News
December 20, 2019

Treasury Questions Section 179D Payments to Governmental Clients

The Treasury letter expresses concern that designers are being asked to make payments to their governmental clients, and states that this practice is inconsistent with the policy goals of Section 179D.

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Lastest ACEC Private Industry Brief Breaks Down the Intermodal & Logistics Market

Industry News / Market Forecast
December 20, 2019

Lastest ACEC Private Industry Brief Breaks Down the Intermodal & Logistics Market

With more than 2,200 facilities, the North American intermodal market is the largest in the world. The latest ACEC Private Industry Brief looks at the top market trends in the Intermodal & Logistics market, highlights the biggest clients, and reports on the key government affairs actions impacting the sector.

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ACEC News / Industry News
December 20, 2019

ACEC Featured in ENR Article on Climate Change

The feature article in Engineering News Record on December 19 looks at how engineers and the engineering industry are getting involved in the political and technical discussions surrounding the way the world can mitigate and adapt to climate change,

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Advocacy / Industry News
December 20, 2019

Congress Passes DOT Appropriations Bill; Fully Funds FAST Act Authorizations for Highways and Transit

Congress has approved FY2020 appropriations for Department of Transportation and Housing & Urban Development programs. President Trump is expected to sign the bill today.

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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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