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

Japan Atomic Power Company to assist UK new build project

Japan Atomic Power Company to assist UK new build project

07 July 2016

Horizon Nuclear Power, the Japan Atomic Power Company (JAPC) and Hitachi have signed a technical services contract for the proposed Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant in North Wales. JAPC is to support Horizon in areas including construction costing, licensing, and planning for commissioning.
Source: World Nuclear News