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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 10, 2020
Smart cities: What really makes them smart?

Recently, I had the pleasure of taking part in the Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress in Singapore, where leaders from around the world gathered to discuss the future of mobility. My presentation – Emerging Mobility Solutions and Smart Cities – was among many that explored vital mobility topics, from technology innovation to data management to sustainability to many others. But, by the conference’s end, one burning question had yet to be answered: What makes a smart city – smart?

February 4, 2020
ACEC Coalition Leaders Focus on 2020 Plans in Engineering Influence Podcast

On the latest ACEC Engineering Influence podcast, Coalition Chair Kevin Peterson of P2S, Inc. and Chair-elect Matt Murello of Lewis S. Goodfriend & Associates talk about the Coalitions' 2020 advocacy agenda, recruitment efforts, publications, and their exceptional impact on ACEC/PAC fundraising.

January 21, 2020
ACEC-Rhode Island Hosts Diversity Networking Event

More than 160 people attended the inaugural ACEC-RI Diversity Networking Forum at the Rhode Island DOT in Providence on January 15.

ACEC Health/Life Trust Highlights Wellness in Latest Engineering Influence Podcast

In the latest Engineering Influence podcast, April Leonard and Lindsay Simone of the ACEC Health/Life Trust share their top tips for staying healthy in 2020 and outline how Member Firms can take advantage of the Trust’s wellness programs to build a stronger, healthier organization.

December 3, 2019
Sargent & Lundy and EIA Improve Modeling for Annual Energy Outlook

Sargent & Lundy worked with the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)on a study to improve the modeling tor the Annual Energy Outlook.

December 3, 2019
Latest Engineering Influence Podcast Interviews Hosts of Podcast for Young STEM Professionals

ACEC's Engineering Influence podcast features a lively interview with the three young Black & Veatch engineers who present the Close of Business podcast, which is targeted towards helping young STEM professionals develop their careers. Click here to tune in.

October 21, 2019
Latest Engineering Influence Podcast: Mead and Hunt CIO Andy Knauf on Information Technology Trends

Engineering Influence sits down with Andy Knauf, CIO of Mead and Hunt, to discuss the changing face of information technology and what firms need to do to handle the increasing demands of data collection.

 

August 15, 2019
Guest Blog Post: CASE Develops Vision for the Future of Structural Engineering in Collaboration with other National Structural Engineering Organizations

CASE Chair Stacy Bartoletti outlines a new Vision for structural engineering in collaboration with Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) and the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA).

July 31, 2019
Guest Blogger: Kimley-Horn President/CEO Steve Lefton Looks at the Challenge of Integrating New Employees

Employee integration is a journey, not a destination, says Kimley-Horn President/CEO Steve Lefton.

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


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,532,800 (December)
1,529,700 (November)

Construction Spending
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$1,324,100,000 (November)
$1,316,800,000 (October)

Dodge Momentum Index
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156.2 (December)
153.9 (November)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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310 Deals--Up 4 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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52.5 (December)
51.9 (November)

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