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February 7, 2020
Register Now For the 2020 Coalition Winter Member Meeting, New Orleans, 2/27-2/28

The 2020 Coalition Winter Member Meeting will feature sessions on coordinating designs, project teams and specifications.

February 13, 2020
Online Class Details True Impact of Dishonest Employee and Honest Firm Response

In the February 19 online class Hard Conversations—An Ethics Case Study in the Destructive Power of Conflict Avoidance and the Redemptive Power of Honesty, Michael Yost and Aaron Mann of Terracon share an actual incident and response to demonstrate how conflict avoidance can damage the trust placed in your organization—and how transparent honesty can rebuild it.

January 22, 2020
What’s Easier? Winning a Design Job or Hiring a Great New Engineer? Find out on January 29

In the January 29 Online Class What’s Easier? Winning a Design Job or Hiring a Great New Engineer?, McLaughlin Brunson Managing Director John Krantz will explore the dynamics of talent acquisition, compensation, motivation, and profit.

January 13, 2020
Read the Dang Contract! Online Class, January 21

In the January 21 online class Read the Dang Contract – Key Areas that Impact Your Government Project's Profitability, Wayne Owens and Tony Machi of T. Wayne Owens & Associates will explore potential contract pitfalls, lessons learned, and action items to help your firm mitigate risk.

January 7, 2020
Register Today for SEI Class 26; Spaces Filling Up Fast

Registration is now open for Class 26 of the Senior Executives Institute (SEI), ACEC’s premier leadership development course for design professionals.

January 6, 2020
Hit the Ground Running with Exclusive 2020 Engineering Market Forecast, January 9

On Thursday, January 9, FMI Capital Investors’ Greg Powell will present the online class 2020 Engineering Industry Outlook – Important Trends and Market Dynamics that Will Influence the Industry in the Year to Come, exploring current economic conditions, discussing the outlook for the A/E market, and laying out some of the key factors influencing engineering companies as we head into the new year.

December 16, 2019
Due to Popular Demand: ACEC Offers Second Diversity & Inclusion Online Class, January 28

Following up on the recent, successful Diversity, Inclusion, & Dividends 101 online class (click here for download information), ACEC will offer Inclusion, Culture, & Belonging 102 on January 28.

December 11, 2019
Research Highlights Reasons Why Young Women Choose Remain in Engineering

Rather than looking at reasons why young women leave engineering, a new study by DiscoverE and the Concord Evaluation Group examines why women choose to stay.

December 11, 2019
Build Project Management Expertise Week by Week with ACEC’s Project Management Courses

Designed to help new project managers gain skills and confidence to fit your firm's unique workflow specifications, ACEC’s Project Management Training offers online, schedule-friendly training in the field of project management. The first course, Project Management 101: Laying the Foundation for Superior Project Managers, begins on January 13 and ends in March.

December 4, 2019
Doing Business Outside the U.S.? You Need to Participate in this December 10 Online Class

In the December 10 online class What Every Engineering Firm Should Know About the FCPA, William Steinman and Brooke Rodgers will do a deep-dive into the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Member Firm News
February 21, 2020

Semco Maritime and ISC Consulting Engineers, based in Denmark, along with WSP USA based in the U.S. have announced a partnership that will combine Semco Maritime and ISC’s offshore wind farm and substation engineering and construction experience with WSP’s expertise in U.S. offshore wind permitting and engineering.

https://www.wsp.com/en-US


February 7, 2020

Terracon is excited to announce its acquisition of Skelly and Loy (S&L), headquartered in Harrisburg, Pa. S&L is a privately held environmental consulting and engineering services company, with more than 50 years serving public- and private-sector clients in the Mid-Atlantic region.

https://www.prnewswire.co


February 4, 2020

AECOM announced today that it has been named to Fortune magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the sixth consecutive year.

https://www.aecom.com/pre


Market Indicators
Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,532,800 (December)
1,529,700 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,324,100,000 (November)
$1,316,800,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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156.2 (December)
153.9 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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310 Deals--Up 4 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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