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ENGINEERS-WEEK Results
February 22, 2019
ACEC/Oregon Participates in Engineers Week High School Program

Marvin Monterrosa and Stephanie Kinner of BergerABAM staff the ACEC/Oregon table at the 55th Annual Engineers Week High School Program in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday. During the event, students participated in engineering-oriented field trips and toured the exhibit hall. Afterwards, local engineers hosted students at a banquet and shared their engineering experiences one-on-one.

February 22, 2019
Ramey Kemp Highlights Employees In Engineers Week Videos

     

February 21, 2019
ACEC/Colorado Presents E-Week Podcast on Future of Engineering

In a podcast sponsored by ACEC/Colorado, William Green, president of The RMH Group in Lakewood, Colo., and Lauren Evans, president and founder of Pinyon Environmental Engineering Resources in Lakewood, shine the National Engineering Week spotlight on what the future holds for engineering.

February 21, 2019
ACEC/Virginia Inspires Next Generation at Engineers Week Event

ACEC/Virginia's Next Generation Subcommittee participated in Engineering Ingenuity Day at the Science Museum of Virginia. Hosted as part of National Engineers Week, the event brought together elementary, middle, and high school students from the greater Richmond area for a day of engineering challenges.

February 20, 2019
U.S. Engineers Share Why They Became Engineers

Intellectual curiosity (34 percent) followed by the thrill of finding creative solutions to society’s problems (24 percent) are the most popular reasons many U.S.

February 19, 2019
ACEC/Ohio E-Week Luncheon Explores Hyperloop Technology

Experts in the field of hyperloop technology will provide an in-depth presentation on its potential as a future means of transportation, during the annual ACEC/Ohio Central Ohio Chapter National Engineers Week Luncheon, to be held Thursday, February 21st at the Bridgewater Banquet and Conference Center in Powell, Ohio.

February 19, 2019
ACEC/Mississippi Produces Radio Spot for National Engineers Week

ACEC/Mississippi Executive Director Craig Carter narrated a 30-second radio spot emphasizing the importance of engineers to commemorate 2019 National Engineers Week, February 17-23. The spot will air all week during political talk radio programs.

February 14, 2019
ACEC to Promote Firms and Member Organizations’ Engineers Week Activities

 

If your firm or Member Organization is participating in Engineers Week next week, February 17-23, let ACEC know what you’re doing.

February 13, 2019
Panel Addresses Bridging the Gender Gap in Engineering - Copy

In a preview to Engineers Week, which starts next week, Congressmen Dan Lipinski (D-IL) and Bruce Westerman (R-AR) joined students and other guests for a panel discussion on the future of women in engineering.

Member Firm News
September 17, 2019

The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing & Urban Development approved an annual funding bill that increases investment levels for most federal transportation infrastructure programs for the coming fiscal year.

The bill fulfills FAST Act funding levels for highway programs at $46.4 billion from the Highway Trust Fund and adds an additional $2.7 billion from the General Fund for surface transportation block grants, railway-highway crossing safety improvement, and bridge repairs.

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September 10, 2019

Seven innovative technology startups – focused on sustainability solutions that range from artificial intelligence and next-generation analytics to autonomous heavy equipment and electric vehicle energy management – have been selected to join Black & Veatch’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator.

https://www.bv.com/news/s


September 3, 2019

Montreal-based WSP Global Inc., says it intends to grow its U.S. presence further with a planned $65-million acquisition of environmental consultant Lancaster, N.Y.-based Ecology and Environment Inc.

https://www.enr.com/artic


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,521,200 (August)
1,520,200 (July)

Construction Spending
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$1,287,300,000 (August)
$1,285,600,000 (July)

ACEC Stock Index
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39.16 (October 7)
40.25 (September 9)

Dodge Momentum Index
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143.6 (September)
137.9 (August)

Morrissey Goodale M&A Index
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285 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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47.2 (August)
50.1 (July)

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