Industry Celebrates Watts Bar 2 Operating License

Industry Celebrates Watts Bar 2 Operating License

22 October 2015

“This is a hallmark day for the U.S. nuclear energy industry,” NEI President and Chief Executive Officer Marvin Fertel. "...Millions of people in the Tennessee Valley Authority’s service territory can count on Watts Bar 2 as another source of reliable, carbon-free electricity for decades to come."
Source: NEI

Big Data can help cities: panel

Big Data can help cities: panel

22 October 2015

Big data analysis enables urban planners to optimize the infrastructure through which the Chinese government can better cope with rapid urbanization.
Source: China Daily

 

Bechtel delivers first cargo of LNG for Santos GLNG project

Bechtel delivers first cargo of LNG for Santos GLNG project

20 October 2015

Alasdair Cathcart, the general manager of Bechtel's LNG business line, said, "Delivering a project the scale of GLNG alone is an extraordinary effort that instills a great level of achievement and pride within our team". 
Source: The Flemington Gazette

 

Future Cities: Faster and Safer Transport

Future Cities: Faster and Safer Transport

19 October 2015

CNN looks at feats of engineering and ambitious constructions aimed at offering urban dwellers faster, safer and greener transport options, starting at Crossrail in London.
Source: CNN

1,000 MW Generating Facility to Power One Million Homes

1,000 MW Generating Facility to Power One Million Homes

16 October 2015

The future is bright for natural gas in New York State.  Bechtel is building a brand new 1,000-megawatt (MW) combined-cycle electric generating facility in Dover, NY. It’s designed to be a low-impact, highly-efficient natural gas-fired facility, aiming to be among the cleanest energy producers in the state.
Source: Engineering.com

Cheniere Commissioning Sabine Pass Gas Terminal, Bechtel Says

Cheniere Commissioning Sabine Pass Gas Terminal, Bechtel Says

13 October 2015

Cheniere Energy Inc.’s Sabine Pass terminal, the first complex designed to liquefy and export natural gas from the continental U.S., is being commissioned and is on track to start producing by the end of the year.
Source: Bloomberg

Crossrail: Europe's most ambitious engineering project

Crossrail: Europe's most ambitious engineering project

13 October 2015

Watch this CNN video report that takes you on a tour of ‪#‎Crossrail with Bechtel’s Linda Miller and Bill Tucker. Linda is project manager for Farringdon Station and describes Crossrail, Europe’s largest engineering project, as the “biggest challenge of my career in construction”.
Source: CNN
 

Brendan Bechtel on Market Trends

Brendan Bechtel on Market Trends

13 October 2015

President and COO Brendan Bechtel discusses trends in the commodity markets and global economy with Bloomberg TV at Bloomberg News headquarters in New York.
Source: Bloomberg TV