Bechtel Jacobs Receives Governor's Safety Award

February 21, 2009 The Oak Ridger features Bechtel Jacobs Co. receiving the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development for its safety in cleanup work at Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Bechtel Jacobs, owned by Bechtel and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., has worked at Oak Ridge since 1998. In 2003, the Department of Energy awarded Bechtel Jacobs a contract for accelerated environmental site cleanup which will complete the cleanup project 21 years ahead of schedule.

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Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.