Bechtel Efforts House 95,000 Hurricane Victims in Mississippi

17 February 2006 Jackson, Mississippi

Bechtel Efforts House 95,000 Hurricane Victims in Mississippi


"We are pleased to have helped FEMA house so many Mississippians," said Paul Divjak, BNI's program manager. "Federal and state officials have said that we are housing people at a record rate, allowing hurricane victims to rebuild their lives faster than ever before."

Based in Frederick, Maryland, Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI) is a leading provider of services to the U.S. government.  BNI specializes in large, complex projects in such areas as defense, space, energy, security, and the environment. 

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