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April 6, 2021
Get Your Tickets for 2021 Virtual EEA Gala, June 17

The 2021 Engineering Excellence Awards Virtual Gala on Thursday, June 17 at 3:00pm EST will be a live broadcast featuring all the excitement and suspense of the in-person event, including the reveal and awarding of the Grand Conceptor Award as the top engineering achievement of the year.

March 4, 2021
Today is the Deadline to Nominate Outstanding Students for the ACEC Scholarship Program

Under the auspices of the ACEC College of Fellows, the ACEC Research Institute will award six General Scholarships in 2021, and one Coalition of American Structural Engineers (CASE) Scholarship.

February 25, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast Puts the Spotlight on ACEC Scholarship Winners for Engineers Week

Engineering Influence continues to celebrate Engineers Week 2021 with a panel discussion among three recent ACEC Scholarship winners who are completing their educations or starting out in the workforce. 

February 19, 2021
2021 Engineering Excellence Awards Judging is Underway

Judging for the 2021 Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA), known industrywide as the “Academy Awards of the engineering industry” began on Thursday.

January 7, 2021
Nominate Outstanding Engineering Students for 2021 ACEC Scholarships; March 5 Application Deadline

Under the auspices of the ACEC College of Fellows, the ACEC Research Institute will award six General Scholarships in 2021, and one Coalition of American Structural Engineers (CASE) Scholarship.

November 18, 2020
Secure Your Seat for the First Ever Virtual Engineering Excellence Awards

The "academy awards" of the engineering industry is coming to you as an online live broadcast for the first time on December 1st at 3:00pm EST.  

September 23, 2020
Three Members Receive 2020 ACEC Community Service Awards

Each year, ACEC recognizes principals or managers of ACEC Member Firm who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of life in their community. In 2020, ACEC Community Service Awards go to three exceptional members: Janice Gary, vice president of A. Morton Thomas and Associates, Inc. in Rockville, Md.; Karen Kahl, Director, Transportation of RK&K in Baltimore, Md.; James Kleingers, President/CEO of The Kleingers Group in West Chester, Ohio.

August 17, 2020
Five Top Performers Win 2020 Young Professional of the Year Awards

ACEC has recognized five Member Firm employees as 2020 Young Professionals of the Year. This annual awards program promotes the accomplishments of young engineers in both the engineering industry and their community.

June 18, 2020
2020 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala Postponed Until Fall

ACEC has rescheduled the 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards Gala to November 21, 2020 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC. Given the uncertainty of COVID-19 pandemic, however, the gala may have to be moved to a virtual event on a date to be determined.

June 8, 2020
Nine Top Engineering Students to Receive ACEC Scholarships

The ACEC Research Institute has awarded 2020 ACEC Scholarships to nine engineering students. The winning students were selected by the ACEC College of Fellows Scholarship Committee.

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/


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