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    Bechtel Completes Stonewall Energy Facility Ahead of Schedule

    Bechtel Completes Stonewall Energy Facility Ahead of Schedule

    Bechtel has completed the state-of-the-art Stonewall Energy Facility in Loudoun County, VA, USA for Panda Power Funds ahead of schedule. The cleaner, natural gas-fired power plant will now supply electricity to up to 778,000 homes. This is the fourth facility that Bechtel has built for Panda Power Funds.

    Brendan Bechtel Elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc.

    Brendan Bechtel Elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc.

    Chief Executive Officer Brendan Bechtel has been unanimously elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc. (BGI) by the company’s board of directors. Brendan succeeds his father, Riley Bechtel, who served as CEO from 1990 to 2014 and BGI Chairman since 1996. 

    Bechtel Launches Long-Term Sustainability Targets

    Bechtel Launches Long-Term Sustainability Targets

    Bechtel announced a set of ambitious long-term targets to increase the company’s contributions to global sustainability.  The goals and targets are part of Bechtel’s ongoing and comprehensive strategy to further integrate sustainability within the company.

    Bechtel Unveils Welding Technology and Training Hub

    Bechtel Unveils Welding Technology and Training Hub

    Bechtel announced the opening of the company’s welding and applied technology center (WATC).  The facility, focused on industry welding innovation and training, represents a critical step forward in the company’s ongoing efforts to continuously improve cost and delivery value for customers.

    Bechtel Starts Construction on West Nile Delta Onshore Gas Terminal in Egypt

    Bechtel Starts Construction on West Nile Delta Onshore Gas Terminal in Egypt

    Bechtel has begun construction on BP’s West Nile Delta onshore gas processing terminal at Idku City, north east of Alexandria, Egypt. When completed, the facility will provide processing capacity for more than one billion cubic feet of gas per day, equivalent to approximately one quarter of Egypt’s current output. 

    Bechtel Launches Graduate Recruitment Program in Saudi Arabia

    Bechtel Launches Graduate Recruitment Program in Saudi Arabia

    Bechtel has launched a major new graduate recruitment program with the Riyadh College of Technology (RCT) in Saudi Arabia. Through the joint initiative, Bechtel will train and subsequently hire 75 RCT students who are pursuing careers in civil engineering, architecture, or survey technology. The first group of students will start the three-month training program in March 2017 which will include work experience at a Bechtel project in Saudi Arabia. 

    Bechtel Wins Awards for Learning Technology and Innovation

    Bechtel Wins Awards for Learning Technology and Innovation

    Bechtel announced that its in-house learning and development academy, Bechtel University, has been awarded two Brandon Hall Awards for technology and innovation. The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards represent the most prestigious program of its kind in the learning and talent industry, often referred to as the “Academy Awards” of learning and development by industry executives.