Bechtel Senior Vice President Elected to U.S. National Academy of Engineering

HOUSTON, Texas - February 6, 2009 The U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE) elected Amos Avidan, a Bechtel senior vice president, to its membership. NAE awards engineers who have made outstanding contributions to engineering. Read the NAE press release.

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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.