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ENGINEERS-WEEK Results
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.

January 14, 2020
ACEC’s Last Word Blog, Engineering Inc. to Highlight National Engineering Week Celebrations by Members

ACEC will spotlight Member Organization and Member Firm activities which commemorate the 2020 National Engineers Week, to be celebrated February 16-22.

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

     

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


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1,532,800 (December)
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$1,324,100,000 (November)
$1,316,800,000 (October)

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156.2 (December)
153.9 (November)

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310 Deals--Up 4 percent year-over-year

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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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