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ENGINEERS-WEEK Results
February 26, 2020
ACEC Indiana Members Go Back to School for E-Week

ACEC Indiana members Karen Loftus of Loftus Engineering and Trent Newport of CrossRoad Engineers celebrate National Engineers Week by briefing students on engineering at Center Grove High School in Greenwood, IN.

 

February 25, 2020
NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers Welcomes Engineers as Part of E-Week Celebration.

Fifty-five members of ACEC Ohio’s Northeast Chapter attended a special Engineering Night on Monday night, hosted by the Cleveland Cavaliers at the team’s newly renovated Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Downtown Cleveland. Members are shown receiving a guided tour of part of the stadium’s two-year $185 million renovations prior to the Cavs game vs. Miami Heat.  Members also saw the Cavs get the win over the Heat in overtime.

February 25, 2020
Parsons Honors E-Week by Recognizing Excellence Among Worldwide Staff

Each year during National Engineers Week, Parsons takes on the challenge of recognizing excellence among its own engineering stars. All Parsons employees are invited to nominate outstanding engineers and technical trailblazers they work with for our its Annual Engineering & Technical Excellence Awards.

February 20, 2020
Oregon E-Week Luncheon Program Attracts 600

The 56th Annual Engineers Week High School program held in Portland, Oregon on Tuesday attracted 600 students and engineers (360 students + 240 engineers).  The popular event was sold out with a waiting list of 70.

February 18, 2020
Indiana’s Norwell Middle School Wins Engineers Week Future City Competition

A city of the future – Yemoja – engineered by students from Norwell Middle School in Ossian, IN – won the Grand Prize Tuesday at the 2020 Future City® Competition. It's the 28th year of this prestigious international program held Tuesday at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. It also is one of the showcase events in celebration of National Engineers Week.

February 20, 2020
More than 160 attend ACEC Ohio-sponsored E-Week Luncheon

ACEC Ohio’s Central Chapter sponsored the Central Ohio Engineers Week Luncheon onThursday, which was also hosted by the American Society of Civil Engineers Central Ohio Section.

February 20, 2020
DiscoverE's Sahr Highlights Engineers Week's Wide Reach on Engineering Influence Podcast

Celebrating National Engineers Week, ACEC Director of Member Communications Alan Crockett talks with Thea Sahr of DiscoverE, which organizes the event, on the latest Engineering Influence podcast. Sahr, who is DiscoverE's director of communications and programs, talks about the activities happening across the country and how eWeek has grown into a year-long celebration of engineering.

February 19, 2020
ACEC/Mississippi Celebrates E-Week With EEA State House Display, Radio Ad

ACEC/Mississippi combined winners from its recent Engineering Excellence Awards competition with a special Engineers Week radio spot to highlight the importance of engineering.

February 19, 2020
HDR Video Highlights Students’ Views on STEM Careers During Engineering Week

HDR held a roundtable discussion with 65 STEM students in Omaha last Fall to talk about STEM careers. For Engineer’s Week, the firm is showing a video based on the event.

February 18, 2020
ACEC Ohio Celebrates Engineers Week

More than 100 guests attended the Annual Engineers Week Luncheon in Toledo, Ohio on Monday. The event was hosted by the National Society of Professional Engineers, Toledo Chapter, and was sponsored by ACEC Ohio.

Member Firm News
April 1, 2020

AECOM was selected by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency to develop “The Impact of Climate Change and Population Growth on the National Flood Insurance Program Through 2100,” a study addressing riverine and coastal flood response to climate change in order to reduce the risk of flood damage.

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April 1, 2020

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has selected HDR to assist it in developing and implementing its 3D Digital Delivery initiative. The effort will redefine how infrastructure projects are designed and delivered in the state.

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March 26, 2020

HDR’s design expertise has been recruited to help tackle the affordable housing crisis in California. The Los Angeles County Development Authority selected Contour Crafting Corporation, in collaboration with HDR and the supportive services provider Volunteers of America, to design and build 3D printed modular homes in the county.

https://www.stoneworld.co


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,540,300 (February)
1,530,000 (January)

Construction Spending
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$1,369,200,000 (January)
$1,345,500,000 (December)

Dodge Momentum Index
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148.7 (February)
151.4 (January)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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320 Deals--Up 5 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.2 (January)
52.5 (December)

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