Bechtel is a global leader in developing, managing, and constructing civil infrastructure. From airport, rail, and highway systems to ports and harbors, regional development programs, from office buildings to theme parks and resorts, Bechtel builds the infrastructure necessary to improve quality of life and sustain economic growth.
The company has developed some of the best processes and technologies in the industry, saving customers millions of dollars and assuring quality results while meeting tight schedules on the most challenging projects. In addition, Bechtel is experienced in helping to form public-private partnerships that bring together the resources of government and the private sector for new projects.
By the Numbers:
|Infrastructure||Completed to Date|
|Airports/Airfields||95 airports and airport projects|
|Bridges||30 major bridge projects|
|Buildings||More than 2,000 commercial, institutional, hotel/resort, mixed-use, retail, residental, tourism/entertainment, trade/convention centers, and light industry buildings|
|Communities||25 new towns|
|Environmental||More than 500 environmental clean-up schemes|
|Highways||More than 17,000 miles (27,500 km) of highways and roads|
|Hydro Power||50 hydroelectric power plants, totalling more than 23,000 MW of generating capacity|
|Ports/Harbors||More than 80 port and harbor projects|
|Rail/Transit||More than 6,200 miles (10,000 km) of railway; 35 metropolitan rapid transit systems|
|Tunnels||100 tunnels with total lengths of 217 miles (350 km)|
|Waste Water||330 waste water projects|