Newsroom

Narrow your search by

    Recent press releases

    Use the filters above to search all press releases by keyword, area of expertise, region, or year.


     

    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.

    Bechtel Delivers Largest Greenfield Program in Its 118-year History

    Bechtel Delivers Largest Greenfield Program in Its 118-year History

    Following a six-year global design and construction effort, Bechtel announced it has completed construction of the Curtis Island LNG program with Australia Pacific LNG starting sustained production from Train 2 of its facility. Bechtel has now delivered all six liquefied natural gas (LNG) production trains to three customers on Curtis Island, off the shore of Queensland, just north of the city of Gladstone. 

    Bechtel Wins Chief Learning Officer Award for Second Consecutive Year

    Bechtel Wins Chief Learning Officer Award for Second Consecutive Year

    Bechtel today announced that for the second year in a row, one of its in-house leadership and development programs was awarded a gold medal by Chief Learning Officer (CLO) magazine in the Business Partnership Award category. The CLO awards recognize companies that demonstrate the highest excellence in designing and delivering employee development programs. 

    Bechtel Earns Top Industry Recognition for Curtis Island LNG Program

    Bechtel Earns Top Industry Recognition for Curtis Island LNG Program

    Bechtel has won the ENR Global Best Project Award in power/industrial category for the Curtis Island LNG program. Engineering News-Record (ENR) annually recognizes global projects in 18 industry categories for their safe and innovative solutions to design and construction challenges, international teamwork, contribution to the community, and quality of design and construction work.

    Bechtel to Upgrade Texas Refinery for ExxonMobil

    Bechtel to Upgrade Texas Refinery for ExxonMobil

    Bechtel has been awarded a contract to upgrade the ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, where the company will apply ExxonMobil's proprietary SCANfining technology to increase the production of motor fuels.

    Bechtel Receives Business Leader Award

    Bechtel Receives Business Leader Award

    Bechtel has received the 2016 Large Business of the Year award from the Greater Reston (VA) Chamber of Commerce. The Awards for Chamber Excellence (ACE) were given to Bechtel and nine other winners at the Chamber’s annual meeting.

    Bechtel Extends Innovative Infrastructure Partnership in Gabon

    Bechtel Extends Innovative Infrastructure Partnership in Gabon

    Bechtel has extended its partnership with the Central African nation of Gabon, which it has been working with since 2010 to create and implement a $25 billion national infrastructure plan. Together they have established a national infrastructure agency to deliver approximately a hundred projects spanning transportation, housing, education and medical facilities, water and waste management. Achievements so far include completion of more than 800 homes, 600 classrooms, 600 kilometers of roads and Gabon’s first community wastewater treatment plant.