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October 14, 2021
Register Today for Symposium on Intermodal and Logistics Market, Dec. 2-3, Charleston, SC

ACEC will present a Private Markets Symposium on the Intermodal and Logistics market in Charleston, SC, December 2-3.

October 14, 2021
Next Week's Online Classes: Ethics and the I-35W Bridge Collapse & Microsoft Teams Voice

Among the ACEC online classes next week, Walter P Moore's Jonathan Matlock will outline the key considerations in transitioning to Teams Voice for your telephone system.

October 8, 2021
Next Week's Online Classes: Engineering's Future, Difficult Conversations, and the M&A Market Explained - Copy

Among ACEC's online classes next week, Bill Mandell and Laura Howard of Fox Rothschild will demystify the Mergers & Acquisitions process.

October 7, 2021
ACEC Presents Online Class on COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors; Monday, October 11

On Monday, October 11, ACEC will present an online class on Executive Order 14042 “Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors," which mandates COVID-19 vaccinations for covered contractor employees along with masking and social distancing measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

September 30, 2021
Next Week Online Classes: High-Performing Boards of Directors, Firm Valuations, and Effective Documentation

Webinars on tap for next week are What's the Right Value for Your Firm? and Effective Documentation and Communication.

September 24, 2021
Next Week's Online Classes: COVID Rulemaking, SF-330, Compensation Plans, and Agile Marketing

Among the four online classes ACEC will present next week, Eric Conn of Conn Maciel Carey, LLP will review OSHA’s new COVID-19 emergency rulemaking to set vaccine mandates for many US employers.

September 23, 2021
ACEC Illinois Initiative Promotes STEM Careers

ACEC Illinois launched a STEM program this week with the Illinois Department of Transportation and Illinois Tollway and a coalition of industry partners. The initiative aims to generate interest in engineering careers for Illinois students and is part of a larger effort by the Illinois DOT to educate and hire engineers in the face of a national shortage.

September 22, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: Executive Coach Ted Gerber on Creating Effective Teams

Ted Gerber, president of Addison Resources Group in New York City, came on the Engineering Influence podcast to talk about team building.

September 16, 2021
Next Week's Online Classes: ESOPs, High-Performance Teams, and Risk Management Plans

ACEC will present three online classes next week: ESOPs and Ownership Transition, Pros & Cons; Building a High-Performance Leadership Team; and Developing a Risk Management Plan.

September 8, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: Wes Guckert on the Keys to Successful Business Development

On the Engineering Influence podcast's latest Minding Your Business segment, Wes Guckert, president of The Traffic Group in White Marsh, Md., shares the fruits of his more than 30 years of focusing on business development. 

Member Firm News
October 18, 2021

In recognition of Climate Action Day, WSP USA has furthered its commitment to reduce, and ultimately eliminate, embodied carbon in its structural system projects by 2050 as a signatory to the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) SE 2050 Commitment Program.

October 12, 2021

Leading environmental engineering and construction firm Brown and Caldwell today announces the launch of BC:Opta™, its unique approach to utility optimization for a more effective future.


October 5, 2021

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (the “Company” or “Bowman”) (NASDAQ: BWMN), today announced the acquisition of the assets of Triangle Site Design (“Triangle”) headquartered in Raleigh, NC. Triangle, founded in 2008 and led by its founder Matt Lowder, delivers civil engineering and land planning services to clients throughout the Research Triangle area of North Carolina.


Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,579,500 (August)
1,560,800 (July)

Construction Spending
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$1,568,800,000 (July)
$1,563,400,000 (June)

Dodge Momentum Index
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148.7 (August)
154.0 (July)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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388 Deals—Up 26 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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55.6 (August)
54.6 (July)

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