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July 6, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Alabama Wins Landmark Indemnity Protections

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Alabama Executive Director Rene Casillas and Volkert General Counsel Roger Guilian discuss the MO's big victory on indemnity protections for design professionals.

May 20, 2021
ACEC Missouri's Mundell Talks About the Campaign to Pass a State Gas Tax Increase on the Engineering Influence Podcast

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Missouri Executive Director Morgan Mundell describes how a coalition of transportation infrastructure stakeholders won passage of the first increase in the state's gas tax in more than two decades.

May 14, 2021
Engineering Influence Podcast: ACEC Illinois' Artl Breaks Down How M.O. Defeated Anti-QBS Bill

On the Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Illinois Executive Director Kevin Artl discusses how his Member Organization defeated a proposed bill that would have weakened the state's Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS) law. 

May 10, 2021
New NAECE President Beth Bauer Discusses the Coming Year on the Engineering Influence Podcast

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Indiana Executive Director Beth Bauer, who serves as the new president of the National Association of Engineering Council Executives (NAECE), talks about her role, what she hopes to accomplish in her term, and what's happening among the states.

April 27, 2021
ACEC Illinois Defeats Effort to Weaken State QBS Law

A grassroots lobbying campaign by ACEC Illinois members defeated a bill that would have weakened the state’s QBS law.

April 15, 2021
ACEC Idaho Defends and Improves Idaho QBS Law

ACEC Idaho and the Idaho QBS Facilitators Council have successfully passed an update to the QBS law in Idaho.  

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.


Member Firm News
July 20, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Black & Veatch $2.5 million in federal funding to participate in a research and development (R&D) project aimed at advancing direct air capture (DAC) technology.

July 12, 2021

Woolpert has been granted a trademark for Inspansion, a method of adding capacity through analytics in place of physical expansion, by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Woolpert Director of Strategic Consulting David Tomber developed Inspansion to help airports identify logical efficiencies in operations, technology and staffing to optimize facility performance, while deferring capital investment.

July 8, 2021

Global integrated design firm Stantec has established a cross-disciplinary center of excellence to provide sustainable, climate smart, and equitable infrastructure design services.

Market Indicators

Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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