DOE Makes Significant Progress at Hanford Vit Plant in FY 2016

DOE Makes Significant Progress at Hanford Vit Plant in FY 2016

11 October 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of River Protection (ORP) and contractor Bechtel National Inc. (BNI) have completed significant work at the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant’s (WTP) Low-Activity Waste (LAW) Facility in FY 2016 and are now preparing the LAW Facility site for the final stages of construction.

Source: Hanford Vit Plant News Room

Bechtel donated $10,000 for Mid-Columbia STEM education

Bechtel donated $10,000 for Mid-Columbia STEM education

04 October 2016

Bechtel National has donated $10,000 to the Washington State STEM Foundation and the Mid-Columbia STEM Network to help expand learning experiences to help prepare students for eventual careers in science, technology, engineering and math.
Source: Tri-City Herald

Hanford Vit Plant Takes Big Step

Hanford Vit Plant Takes Big Step

26 September 2016

The presence of power marks a significant milestone in the creation of a major new structure at the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant at the Hanford Nuclear Waste Site in southeast Washington state.
Source: ENR Northwest

Fortune's 40 under 40

Fortune's 40 under 40

22 September 2016

Brendan Bechtel listed on Fortune’s 2016 40 Under 40, the annual ranking of the most influential young people in business.
Source: Fortune

Pueblo Chemical Depot set to begin destroying mustard agent stock

Pueblo Chemical Depot set to begin destroying mustard agent stock

31 August 2016

The U.S. Army plans to start operating a $4.5 billion plant next week that will destroy the nation’s largest remaining stockpile of mustard agent, complying with an international treaty that bans chemical weapons, officials said Wednesday. 

Source: The Pueblo Chieftain

In pictures: Bridge building in Rwanda

In pictures: Bridge building in Rwanda

15 August 2016

A team of 10 engineers, volunteers from Arup, Bechtel and Bridges to Prosperity, have built a 42m suspension bridge over the Mukungwa River this summer, for the 12,000 residents of Kukibuye in north western Rwanda.
Source: Infrastructure Intelligence

 

Volunteers from Arup and Bechtel Build Footbridge in Rwanda

Volunteers from Arup and Bechtel Build Footbridge in Rwanda

27 July 2016

The new span will provide safe, year-round access to schools, markets, and health care facilities for the 12,000 residents of Kukibuye. The new span will provide safe, year-round access to schools, markets, and health care facilities for the 12,000 residents of Kukibuye. 
Source: ARUP