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October 14, 2020
Engineering Influence Podcast Looks at the Future of the Office Market

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, Carl Shilling, a principal at Stantec, shares his thoughts on the current state of the office market sector and how it may change going forward.

October 7, 2020
Latest ACEC Private Industry Brief Focuses on Data Centers and Telecommunications

In the latest ACEC Private Industry Brief, ACEC Vice President Private Market Resources Erin McLaughlin highlights the biggest trends and latest developments in the fast-growing data center and telecommunications market sectors.

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September 23, 2020
Member Survey: Firm Finances Improve, But Pessimism About Economy Remains

In the latest ACEC Research Institute member survey, most firms reported that financial position is the same or better than before the COVID-19 pandemic, but fewer than one in five believe the market will “return to normal” within the next six months.

August 25, 2020
Dodge Data & Analytics Forecast: "Growth is going to move sideways through mid-2021.”

Dodge Data & Analytics Chief Economist Richard Branch has released an updated Economic and Construction Market forecast.

July 24, 2020
Latest ACEC Private Industry Brief Highlights Key Economic Trends, Forecasts Market Performance

ACEC has just released its latest Private Industry Brief, reporting on 2Q 2020 economic performance and looking ahead through 2024.

July 22, 2020
Latest ACEC Podcast Features Harvard's David Zipper on Future of Infrastructure Funding

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Vice President of Communications and Marketing Jeff Urbanchuk talks with Harvard Visiting Fellow David Zipper about the future of infrastructure funding in a post COVID economy and the future of Mobility as a Service (MOS).

July 17, 2020
Funding in the New Normal Panel Say Pandemic Uncertainty Will Slow Economic Recovery

In the ACEC Research Institute's Funding in the New Normal roundtable on Thursday, the panel of economic experts said that even after a COVID-19 vaccine is found, engineering markets will take many years to recover from the pandemic’s impact.

July 2, 2020
Engineering Influence Podcast Features Conversation with Futurist Chris Luebkeman

Chris Luebkeman, who leads the Strategic Foresight Hub in the Office of the President at ETH Zurich and participated in the recent ACEC Research Institute expert panel on how technology advances will impact engineering, joins the Engineering Influence podcast to discuss the future of the engineering industry.

June 26, 2020
ACEC Research Institute Roundtable Forecasts Substantial Changes to Building Design

In the ACEC Research Institute’s second expert roundtable looking at the Post-COVID-19 engineering industry, the panelists discussed The Buildings We Live and Work In, forecasting that the pandemic will force substantial retrofitting of existing buildings and significant  design changes to new buildings to enhance post-pandemic safety and comfort for occupants.

June 19, 2020
ACEC Research Institute Roundtable Experts Optimistic About Impact of Technology on Engineering

A roundtable of engineering futurists said Thursday the industry’s future will require more engineers, be more decentralized, and see an enhanced appreciation of infrastructure as a key component to the nation’s quality of life.

Member Firm News
October 20, 2020

Black & Veatch’s 2020 Strategic Directions: Electric Report – driven by expert analyses of a survey of more than 600 power sector stakeholders – brings into focus an electric industry navigating its way through challenges and opportunities of an evolving energy ecosystem.

 

https://www.bv.com/2020-s


October 14, 2020

The Savannah District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a General Design, Civil Works Projects Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract to the H D CW Joint Venture, led by the consulting firms of HDR and Dewberry

https://www.hdrinc.com/ne


October 6, 2020

Terracon is pleased to announce it has further enhanced Stage1; its innovative site-selection tool to now include environmental and geotechnical condition assessment. Stage1 combines Terracon's extensive project data, compiled over its 50-plus year history, with environmental and geologic data sources from more than 700 public and private map sources, and curates it with the local experience of professionals from more than 150 offices to provide remote, site-specific site research without the cost, time and risk associated with intrusive exploration and investigation.

https://www.prnewswire.co


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,500,800 (September)
1,487,700 (August)

Construction Spending
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$1,412,800,000 (August)
$1,392,700,000 (July)

Dodge Momentum Index
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130.8 (September)
126.2 (August)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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299 Deals--Down 3 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
40.0 (July)
40.0 (June)

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