Bechtel Signs $200M Agreement for Kitimat

Bechtel Signs $200M Agreement for Kitimat

11 July 2008

Bechtel today announced it signed a $200 million engineering, procurement, and construction management agreement with Rio Tinto Alcan for the Kitimat Smelter modernization project in Kitimat, British Columbia.

Bechtel SAIC Company, LLC Receives DOE Award

Bechtel SAIC Company, LLC Receives DOE Award

02 July 2008

Bechtel SAIC Company, LLC received the Management & Operating Small Business Achievement award by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) at the DOE's 2007 Secretarial Small Business Awards.

Sohar Aluminum Smelter Project Makes First 'Hot Metal'

Sohar Aluminum Smelter Project Makes First 'Hot Metal'

25 June 2008

Bechtel today announced the Sohar Aluminium smelter in the Sultanate of Oman produced its first ‘hot metal.’ Bechtel provided engineering, procurement, construction, and construction management services for the $1.4 billion project, which features the world’s largest, most technologically advanced potline.Located in Sohar, Oman, approximately 235 kilometers northwest of the capital Muscat, the greenfield project also included a carbon plant, an ingot metal casting facility, and a port facility for storage and ship loading and unloading.

Bechtel is Top Contractor for Tenth Year

Bechtel is Top Contractor for Tenth Year

15 May 2008

Bechtel has been named the top U.S. contractor for the tenth straight year by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a leading U.S. trade publication for the construction industry.  

Bechtel Names New Leadership

Bechtel Names New Leadership

24 April 2008

Bechtel announced today that President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) Adrian Zaccaria will assume the role of vice chairman, and Bill Dudley will succeed him as president and COO.