Transportation Lobbyist Is Set to Run ACEC

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veteran is picked to succeed Dave Raymond as CEO of big engineers' group in August

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ACEC Colorado Honors 2017 Engineering Excellence Award Winners

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Colorado’s Grand Conceptor and Engineering Excellence Award projects will advance to the ACEC national competition early next year

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Confidence in construction markets is high among U.S. engineering leaders: ACEC survey

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engineering firm leaders expressed newfound optimism in the current status and future potential of primary markets, according to the latest Engineering Business Index (EBI), just released by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). which was the lowest score since ACEC launched the EBI in January 2014 In the midst of political and economic uncertainty, U.S.

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ACEC Colorado Presents Annual Engineering Excellence Awards

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The program annually recognizes consulting engineering firms for projects that demonstrate an exceptional degree of innovation, complexity, achievement and value

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Mountain States On the Scene for December 2017

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AGC Colorado, ACEC Colorado celebrate key awards

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Main Process Train Project Awarded Engineering Excellence Award

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All Awards Water & Wastewater Treatment ACECOn April 19, DC Water’s Biosolids Program Main Process Train project was awarded a Grand Award for Design and Engineering in the Water category by the American Council of Engineering Companies. The awards recognize preeminent.

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MKK’s Denver Human Services Eastside Building wins ACEC Excellence Award

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ACEC Colorado has awarded MKK Consulting Engineers, Inc. MKK) a 2013 Engineering Excellence Award for Denver Department of Human Services Eastside Building. Stuart Monical, President and CEO of MKK stated, “This project gave us a great opportunity, not only to help repurpose an existing vacant site with a facility that serves the local community, but also provide a facility that is energy conscience as well as net-zero energy ready.” read more.

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Volkswagen, SSOE Group Recipients of ACEC Award for World's First LEED-Platinum Automotive Manufacturing Plant

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TOLEDO, Ohio -- SSOE Group, an engineering, procurement and construction management firm, along with their client, Volkswagen Group of America, announced that it has received one of eight Grand Awards for engineering excellence at the 47th Annual Engineering Excellence Awards — a national juried competition sponsored by the American Council of Engineering Companies. The award, presented in honor of the new Volkswagen assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tenn.,

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Texas ACEC to host Morrissey Goodale's "One-Day MBA" seminar.

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At first buoyed by Trump election, U.S. engineers now less optimistic about markets, new survey shows

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engineering industry following the election of Donald Trump has moderated, according the latest survey of engineering firm leaders by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC The enthusiasm that surged through the U.S.

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Engineering firm CEOs upbeat about financial performance, industry employment

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They also see strong signs of recovery in industry employment, this according to the latest ACEC Engineering Business Index (EBI), which charts the health of the engineering industry. engineering firm CEOs remain encouraged about overall company performance and market trends.

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Contracting Reform Amendment Clears House; ConstructionPro Week Profiles 14 Other Proposals Potentially Affecting the U.S. Construction Industry

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1960) that the House approved earlier this month to allow prime contractors to count small business subcontracting at all tiers to meet federal small-firm participation goals, a proposal supported by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).

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PSMJ Resources Blog: Breakthough 2012

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, September 6, 2011. Breakthough 2012. Hear why Dave Burstein thinks you should attend Breakthrough 2012 in October! Posted by. PSMJ Resources, Inc. 11:05 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Newer Post. Older Post. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). PSMJ is on Facebook! Check out PSMJs Facebook Page. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Posts. Posts. Comments. Comments. What we read. My PSMJ. AEC Insight.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Breakthrough 2012 Pre-Conference

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thursday, August 25, 2011. Breakthrough 2012 Pre-Conference. Hear why Frank Stasiowski thinks you should attend! Posted by. PSMJ Resources, Inc. 10:35 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Newer Post. Older Post. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). PSMJ is on Facebook! Check out PSMJs Facebook Page. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Posts. Posts. Comments. Comments. What we read. My PSMJ. AEC Insight.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 2012 Construction Project Management.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, June 19, 2012. 2012 Construction Project Management Benchmark Survey - By Software Advice. Software Advice is hosting a survey about construction project management. The poll includes questions about project management processes and best practices, that will be used to develop a benchmark report in August 2012. This survey should take roughly 10 minutes to complete.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Tips: Set Expectations and Collect for.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, October 8, 2012. PSMJ Tips: Set Expectations and Collect for Changes. For many firms, the difference between profit and loss on a. project is the ability to collect for extras and changes. Give these.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 5 Ways PMs Can Demonstrate Leadership

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Wednesday, December 28, 2011. 5 Ways PMs Can Demonstrate Leadership. Be well-read. Reading provides you with an important skill for today’s manager: the ability to see linkages between unrelated events. Improve your language skills. You are increasingly called upon to express yourself in reports, letters, presentations, and interviews.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Residential Construction Continues to Struggle

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thursday, October 27, 2011. Residential Construction Continues to Struggle.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Grow Your Future Leaders

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, June 25, 2012. Grow Your Future Leaders. Can you spot the future leaders in your firm? Here are some of. the characteristics of employees on the fast track to a principal. position. • They go the extra mile in everything they do. • They don’t rush out the door at exactly 5:00 PM each day. • They ask good questions and want to learn.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Resources, Inc. Hires New Managing.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Friday, January 20, 2012. PSMJ Resources, Inc. Hires New Managing Editor to Grow and Enhance Established Newsletters. David Whitemyer, AIA joins practice, brings extensive writing and design experience PSMJ Resources, Inc.,

10 Essential Branding Activities You HAVE to Do Every Day!

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, March 19, 2012. 10 Essential Branding Activities You HAVE to Do Every Day! What are you and the members of your firm doing to brand your firm on a day-to-day basis? Consider these tips to add to your quiver of marketing and branding techniques: Make sure that EVERYONE in your company knows: a) what branding is and b) what branding is for your firm.

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PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Tips: The Latest Trend: QR Codes in.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, August 27, 2012. PSMJ Tips: The Latest Trend: QR Codes in Proposals. QR codes offer a quick link to the virtual world. Their. possibilities are endless. A QR (Quick Response) Code is a. two-dimensional barcode designed to carry significantly more data than a normal barcode, and can be scanned both horizontally and vertically. Originating in Japan in the early 90s, the QR was used as a tracking.

PSMJ Resources Inc. Announces 2010 Circle of Excellence

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PSMJ Resources conducts more than 200 educational seminars and conferences annually, supported by major professional societies, including AIA and ACEC. PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PSMJ Resources Inc. Announces 2010 Circle of Excellence Newton, MA—May 25, 2010—PSMJ Resources, Inc., the premier management consulting firm for the A/E/C (architecture/engineering/construction) industries, today published the 2010 PSMJ Circle of Excellence.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 5 Keys for Multi-Project Success

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, February 6, 2012. 5 Keys for Multi-Project Success. Attempting to plan and manage projects in isolation is like using GPS to drive in traffic with your eyes closed. Plan thoughtfully, expecting change. Multi-project management requires each project to be consciously planned and executed to a much higher level than necessary to complete it in isolation.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Tips: Proposals, Presentations.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, October 1, 2012. PSMJ Tips: Proposals, Presentations, & Language Barriers. Type “language barrier” into Google and you’ll be surprised at. the large number of entries describing terminology barriers in. professional disciplines such as medicine or science. It exists in. architecture and engineering as well, and must be considered when.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Tips: Branch Managers - Mini CEOs

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, September 24, 2012. PSMJ Tips: Branch Managers - Mini CEOs. When a firm begins the transition from one leadership. generation to another, the most important decision is deciding who will. be the next CEO. A logical choice is a branch manager. These individuals are likely CEO candidates because they have been serving in such a. position on a regional basis.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Tips: New Project Delivery Methods.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, September 17, 2012. PSMJ Tips: New Project Delivery Methods = New Risks. The thought of a multi-billion dollar project stretching a. decade or more sounds exciting. It keeps your employees working, guarantees revenue, and makes your firm’s status shine. More and more, projects of this size are being delivered as public-private partnership.

Keep Your Subconsultants in the Loop - PSMJ Resources Blog

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Wednesday, September 5, 2012. PSMJ Tips: Keep Your Subconsultants in the Loop. Failures by your subconsultants can lead to serious liability. claims and potential losses. Your first line of control over potential. risk is a well-written agreement. But you can also avoid problems with. proper communication. Make sure your expectations are clear, and follow. the points below.

The Best Marketers: Powerhouse PMs - PSMJ Resources Blog

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, August 21, 2012. PSMJ Tips: The Best Marketers: Powerhouse PMs. Project managers are the leaders on the front line, and are. often the best, most effective marketers. By fostering strong. relationships with existing clients, and knowing how to creatively “talk shop,” you can generate work from repeat customers, and often learn.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Is Rainmaking Too Hard, No Fun, and.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, July 30, 2012. Is Rainmaking Too Hard, No Fun, and Unproductive? Up-and-coming project managers are often frustrated by how hard it is to “win work.” ” That’s because, trying to “win work” starts well. before the job is won.and it is often a lot easier said than done.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 11 Ways to Cut Overhead

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, July 23, 2012. 11 Ways to Cut Overhead. Is your firm thinking of ways to cut costs? Here are eleven creative ideas to reduce your overhead expenses. Require all project-related. printing to be done outside the firm so vendor invoices can be passed on to clients as reimbursable expenses. Charge all plots to the client; no free in-house plots. Eliminate company cars.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Run Effective Team Meetings

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, July 16, 2012. Run Effective Team Meetings. “Why work when you can attend a meeting?” ” That’s a common. cynical comment heard in the hallways of many organizations, and. reflects the fact that most of us either volunteer or are compelled to. participate in a seemingly endless barrage of meetings throughout our. work week.

PSMJ Resources Blog: When Times are Tough, Don't Cut Your.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, July 9, 2012. When Times are Tough, Don’t Cut Your Business Development Budget. The market is up; the market is down. Business is expanding; business is steady; business is shrinking. We all need a dose of. seasickness medicine to hold steady these days. But the essential fact. is, unlike the stock market, professional service firms react in very. predictable ways.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 6 Techniques for Managing Up

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, June 18, 2012. 6 Techniques for Managing Up. Most design firm principals are quite happy to delegate. authority and responsibility to good project managers, and then stay out of their way. A few, however, like to “meddle” in the management. process, often undercutting the authority of the PM. What can you do to. manage your manager?

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Resources Focuses on the Future in.

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Wednesday, June 6, 2012. PSMJ Resources Focuses on the Future in 2012 A/E/C Industry Summit. The annual conference will take place on December 6 th and 7 th. in Orlando, Florida with pre-conference programs on December 5 th.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 5 Ways to Manage Your Principal

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, June 5, 2012. 5 Ways to Manage Your Principal. PMs often complain that they fail to earn budgeted profits. because they can’t control the hours principals charge to their. projects. Although this lament may seem overstated, there is no doubt. that a few hours of a principal’s time can eat up significant dollars in the fee budget.

PSMJ Resources Blog: 5 Fundamental Finance Tasks for PMs

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American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, May 29, 2012. 5 Fundamental Finance Tasks for PMs. Your project managers are key players in ensuring that the. financial performance goals of the firm are met. PMs are responsible for managing projects, but to be truly effective, they must also understand the firm’s monthly financial reporting cycles and have the ability to. plan, track, and evaluate each project’s fiscal performance.