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    Bechtel Joins Peers On Shared Commitment to Sustainability

    Bechtel Joins Peers On Shared Commitment to Sustainability

    Bechtel is among the 133 organizations featured in 2016 Business Roundtable report, “Create. Grow. Sustain: People and Technology,” which details how companies are pursuing innovative strategies to sustain and enhance the quality of life in the United States and around the world. 

    Bechtel-Sponsored Teams to Compete in FIRST® Robotics World Championship

    Bechtel-Sponsored Teams to Compete in FIRST® Robotics World Championship

    Eleven high school teams sponsored by Bechtel are competing in the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship in St. Louis. They are among more than 550 teams from around the world that qualified to compete in this event, considered the preeminent celebration of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

    Bechtel Receives Community Service Business Leader Award

    Bechtel Receives Community Service Business Leader Award

    Bechtel received the 2016 Best of Reston Community Service Award from the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce and Cornerstones. Six individual and two corporate honorees were recognized for making a difference in the lives of others in the community. 

    Bechtel Among Experts Speaking on Investing in Sustainable Infrastructure

    Bechtel Among Experts Speaking on Investing in Sustainable Infrastructure

    Meeting the financing need for bankable and sustainable projects is a priority, for both governments and the private sector. Bechtel’s Andrew Patterson, region president, Africa, and notable industry experts, will discuss how to address these challenges during a panel session entitled, “Investing in Sustainable Infrastructure.” 

    Waste Treatment Plant Project Makes Progress in 2015

    Waste Treatment Plant Project Makes Progress in 2015

    "These accomplishments can only occur because all WTP employees are focused on the same goal: building a plant that will safely and efficiently treat the millions of gallons of waste in the tanks," noted Peggy McCullough, WTP project director and Bechtel senior vice president

    Bechtel Close to Completion with Australia Pacific LNG First Cargo

    Bechtel Close to Completion with Australia Pacific LNG First Cargo

    Bechtel has announced all three projects on Curtis Island are now operational with Australia Pacific LNG exporting its first cargo. Four of the six LNG trains to be constructed by Bechtel on Curtis Island in Queensland, Australia are now producing LNG with the remaining two trains expected to come online in 2016.

    Bechtel and Petrofac partnered to support INJAZ UAE on Innovation Day Camp

    Bechtel and Petrofac partnered to support INJAZ UAE on Innovation Day Camp

    Bechtel announced that it has worked with Petrofac, a leading international provider of oilfield services, and INJAZ United Arab Emirates (UAE) to host a Junior Achievement® (JA) Innovation Day Camp in Dubai. The Innovation Day Camp is part of Bechtel’s Building Future Leaders initiative, which seeks to increase the number of students around the world who benefit from JA’s entrepreneurship and work readiness program.

    Bechtel Engages Local Virginia High School Students at “Ethics Day”

    Bechtel Engages Local Virginia High School Students at “Ethics Day”

    Volunteers from Bechtel’s Reston, VA, office engaged with seniors at South Lakes High School during an Ethics Day training program.  The Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce hosted the event that was supported by several area companies, including Bechtel. Bechtel participants served as table leaders, assisting students as they considered and addressed some of the ethical dilemmas they will be facing in the coming years. 

    Bechtel Wins Prestigious U.K. Employer Award for Diversity

    Bechtel Wins Prestigious U.K. Employer Award for Diversity

    Bechtel has won one of the top diversity awards in the U.K. The U.S.-based company was presented with the WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) Employer Award by Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, at a ceremony in London last week, fending off stiff competition. The award recognizes Bechtel’s systematic approach to tackling diversity and inclusion on multiple levels within its organization.

    Bechtel Receives AWS Excellence in Welding Award for 2015

    Bechtel Receives AWS Excellence in Welding Award for 2015

    Bechtel announced that it received an Excellence in Welding award from the American Welding Society (AWS) at a ceremony in Chicago. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that have shown exemplary dedication to promoting the image of welding in their communities.