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April 8, 2021
Have You Registered for the Virtual 2021 ACEC Convention.

The virtual 2021 ACEC Convention and Legislative Summit is less than two weeks away, April 26-28.

March 29, 2021
Early Bird Discount for 2021 ACEC Annual Convention Extended Through Friday, April 2

ACEC has extended the early-bird discounts for the virtual 2021 ACEC Annual Convention and Legislative Summit to Friday, April 2 Save on both individual and group registrations.

March 18, 2021
Convention Panels to Address Advocacy, the Market, and Engineering's Economic Impact

The virtual 2021 ACEC Annual Convention and Legislative Summit will feature three general session panels features Congressional members, member firm CEOs, and the ACEC Research Institute.

March 11, 2021
Earn All Available PDHs at Virtual 2021 ACEC Convention and Legislative Summit

For the first time, Convention attendees can earn of the Professional Development Hours (PDHs) available during the three day event, April 26-28.

March 4, 2021
Registration Now Open for Virtual ACEC Annual Convention, April 26-28

The 2021 ACEC Annual Convention and Legislative Summit will be virtual this year. Taking place over three days—April 26-28—the online event will feature six general sessions, 18 educational sessions, the annual legislative briefing, and numerous opportunities for networking with fellow attendees and vendors.

April 7, 2020
Message from ACEC CEO Linda Bauer Darr about the Annual Convention and Legislative Summit:

The coronavirus has already impacted the way we work and run our businesses and there is no question that its effects will be felt long after the virus burns itself out over the coming weeks. At ACEC National, we have been hearing from our members, state executives, and volunteer leaders about how the virus has sown uncertainty among our members who are rightly consumed with the task of keeping their businesses running in an economy that has essentially been halted.

March 30, 2020
Important Update on the ACEC Annual Convention and Legislative Summit

We have canceled the Annual Convention and Legislative Summit and are now assessing options on moving forward with a virtual convention, and likely postponing our advocacy program and the Engineering Excellence Awards Gala to a later date. More details on these rescheduled events will be forthcoming soon.

March 9, 2020
Information on Coronavirus and Upcoming ACEC Events

ACEC’s first priority is the health and safety of our convention guests and staff. We are watching the coronavirus situation carefully and we are following the U.S. government guidelines with respect to travel and meetings. 

January 30, 2020
FOX News’ Chris Wallace Heads Stellar Speaker Lineup at ACEC Convention

FOX News Sunday host Chris Wallace will offer his insights on the 2020 elections and the impact on our country going forward in his keynote address at the 2020 ACEC Annual Convention & Legislative Summit in Washington, D.C., April 26-29.

January 17, 2020
FOX News’ Chris Wallace Heads Stellar Speaker Lineup at ACEC Convention

FOX News Sunday host Chris Wallace, Uncharted Power founder and CEO Jessica Matthews, and charity: water founder and CEO Scott Harrison will address the 2020 ACEC Annual Convention & Legislative Summit in Washington, D.C., April 26-29.

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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