The Top 400 Contractors: Focusing on Processes

The Top 400 Contractors: Focusing on Processes

27 May 2015

For the 17th year running, Bechtel has been named the top U.S. contractor by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a leading publication for the engineering and construction industry.

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

Bechtel reaches major construction milestones

Bechtel reaches major construction milestones

01 May 2015

In the last year, two major milestones have been reached on the construction work on the Hay Point coal terminal expansion, in Mackay, Australia. 
Source: World Coal

Data Spurs Resilience

Data Spurs Resilience - Interconnectivity Creates Risk

30 April 2015

Bechtel's senior vice president and manager of engineering and technology, Amos Avidan, discusses how the very efficiencies of our energy infrastructure—the interconnectivity to all other systems—can also be a source of potential risk and how data can help us solve these challenges.
Source: Transmission & Distribution World

Dubai 'at the forefront of smart city evolution'

Dubai 'at the forefront of smart city evolution'

25 April 2015

Jim Denton-Brown, manager of planning and smart cities at Bechtel, is speaking at the Smart Cities council meeting in Dubai to dicuss the need for cities to develop a more holistic approach to planning to address the growing challenges of urbanisation, shifting demographics and rapid technology changes.
Source: TradeArabia

Bechtel featured in 2015 Business Roundtable Report

Bechtel featured in 2015 Business Roundtable Report

20 April 2015

Bechtel is featured in the 2015 Business Rountable report Create, Grow, Sustain: Leading by Example that highlights the commitment of America’s CEOs to incorporate sustainability into their business practices—all in an effort to lead the way toward a more sustainable future. 
Source: Business Roundtable