Bechtel on track to quadruple LNG production

Bechtel on track to quadruple LNG production

06 June 2015

Bechtel has confirmed that the company is on track to complete the construction of an additional three LNG production trains on Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia, by the end of 2015.
Source: LNG Industry 

Bechtel wins Co-Developer of the Year at the Africa Investor awards

Bechtel wins Co-Developer of the Year at the Africa Investor awards

04 June 2015

Commenting on the Awards, Hubert Danso, Africa Investor's (Ai)’s Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman said, "Infrastructure is among the top priorities—if not the single most important priority—for Africa’s sustainable growth"
Source: Africa Investor

Tunneling complete on UK’s Crossrail

Tunneling complete on UK’s Crossrail

04 June 2015

Bechtel’s team celebrates the end of tunneling on Crossrail with customer and project sponsors at a VIP event in London. The final tunnel breakthrough was attended by Prime Minister David Cameron MP and the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson MP. The Crossrail project is now 65% complete and on track for opening in 2018.
Source: BBC

Richland business honored by Bechtel

Richland business honored by Bechtel

26 May 2015

Fluid Controls and Components Inc. has been recognized for its outstanding work for the Hanford vitrification plant by Bechtel’s Nuclear, Security and Environmental global business unit.
Source: Tri-City Herald

Tunneling begins on Riyadh Metro

Tunneling begins on Riyadh Metro

19 May 2015

Bechtel and the other member of the BACS consortium celebrate the start of tunnelling on Riyadh Metro. The mechanical moles will dig and construct 35 kilometers of tunnels beneath the capital city. 
Source: ConstructionWeekOnline
 

Premier and Minister visit QCLNG project

Premier and Minister visit QCLNG project

15 May 2015

To mark the start of commercial operations from the first production train of BG Group’s Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project, the Premier of Queensland, Annastacia Palaszczuk, and Federal Industry and Science Minister, Ian Macfarlane, have toured the LNG plant on Curtis Island, near Gladstone, Australia.
Source: LNGIndustry

Museveni Meets US Security Chief

Museveni Meets US Security Chief

06 May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni and the United States National Security Advisor Susan Rice have exchanged views on regional developments. The two leaders discussed the devastating humanitarian as well as regional economic costs of continued conflict in South Sudan.

Knowledge is Power

Knowledge is Power

02 May 2015

Bechtel’s Jim Denton-Brown spoke at a Smart Cities Readiness Workshop in Dubai. Featured speakers discussed the benefits of smart cities and provided practical examples of how new technologies are changing the ways in which cities operate. 
Source: ConstructionWeekOnline.com