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March 12, 2021
ACEC New York Appoints John Evers to be Next President & CEO

John Evers will succeed Jay Simson as president & CEO of ACEC New York on July 1, 2021,

February 26, 2021
ACEC Colorado Again Presents Full Slate of Eweek Activities

For the second consecutive year, ACEC Colorado commemorated National Engineers Week with a full series of events, highlighted by an Eweek proclamation from Gov. Jared Polis. Activities included:

February 24, 2021
ACEC Indiana Targets Restocking Engineering Pipeline

Every year, ACEC Indiana coordinates a National Engineers Week student outreach effort during February where members volunteer to make presentations at elementary, middle, and high schools encouraging students to consider a job in engineering or related fields. 

February 22, 2021
ACEC Wisconsin Seeks to Flood Social Media with E-Week Celebration Graphics

ACEC Wisconsin has developed an impressive list of social media graphics highlighting the numerous ways engineering touches everyone’s lives. The graphics are available for anyone to use.

 

February 22, 2021
ACEC Massachusetts Tops Engineers Week Fundraising Goal for Homeless Relief on First Day

In honor of Engineers Week, ACEC Massachusetts is supporting the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless.

February 22, 2021
ACEC Central and Northwest Chapters Ohio Present Virtual Eweek Luncheons

The ACEC Ohio Central Chapter is hosting a virtual E-Week luncheon to be held Thursday, February 25, to discuss “Imagineering Tomorrow.”

December 9, 2020
ACEC New Jersey Raises $18,000 Through Online Food Drive

Unable to hold its annual can sculpture competition and food drive, ACEC New Jersey held an online food drive competition among its member firms and it was a huge success. Member firms raised more than $18,000—the equivalent of 54,000 meals. Michael Baker International took home first place, raising $4,632, followed by HNTB ($3,295) and Malick & Scherer ($3,122).

July 21, 2020
ACEC Maine Executive Director Rick McCarthy Passes Away

Rick McCarthy, who had served as executive director of ACEC Maine since 2011, died on July 9. He was 56 years old.

July 9, 2020
Grassroots Lobbying in the Time of COVID-19

Congressman Garret Graves (R-LA) (center), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, met with ACEC Louisiana members this week to discuss an infrastructure-based economic recovery package.

April 17, 2020
ACEC New York Develops Safety Guidance To Help Restart Design & Construction

To identify the best and safest strategies for workers, whether in the office or on a job site, ACEC New York turned to the strong volunteer leadership from member firms to develop a set of guidelines that have been delivered to Governor Cuomo and his team.

Member Firm News
April 6, 2021

Langan Engineering & Environmental Services announced the acquisition of Adams Consulting Engineers, Inc. headquartered in Dallas with additional offices in Austin and Tyler, Texas. The acquisition, only the second in Langan’s 50-year history, helps accelerate the firm’s growth in Texas, where Langan has operated since 2015 in Houston. With this move, Langan now has more than 1,300 employees across 36 offices.

https://www.langan.com/em


March 30, 2021

The recently finalized partnership of Confluence Networks, LLC and MasTec, Inc. has selected WSP USA to assist in completing its Confluence-1 fiberoptic cable system.

https://www.wsp.com/en-US


March 23, 2021

Burns & McDonnell has promoted Leon Harden as the firm’s first diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) strategy manager. After three years working in recruitment at Burns & McDonnell, in his new role Harden will work closely with executive leaders and business diversity teams globally to provide strategic guidance for creating and integrating DEI initiatives and programs into all aspects of the 100% employee-owned engineering, construction and architecture firm.

https://www.burnsmcd.com/


Market Indicators
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Engineering Employment
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1,539,400 (March)
1,532,000 (February)

Construction Spending
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$1,516,900,000 (February)
$1,529,000,000 (January)

Dodge Momentum Index
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151.4 (March)
148.8 (February)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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313 Deals--Down 2 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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53.3 (February)
44.9 (January)

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