Bechtel Named A Best Diversity Company

SAN FRANCISCO, California - July 1, 2011

Company Recognized by Diversity/Careers Magazine 3 Years in a Row

For the third consecutive year, readers of Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology magazine have recognized Bechtel as a Best Diversity Company.  The recognition is awarded to corporations, government agencies, and other organizations in the United States that readers vote as doing the best work in diversity, which includes support of minorities and women, and commitment to supplier diversity.

“We are honored the readers of Diversity/Careers recognize Bechtel’s long standing commitment to develop and support a diverse workforce,” said John MacDonald, Bechtel’s manager of Human Resources.  “The breadth of talents and perspectives of our employees provide a competitive advantage that enhances our ability to deliver for our customers around the world.”

Building on a family heritage that spans more than 100 years, Bechtel is guided by firmly held values that encourage an inclusive culture based on diverse backgrounds, experience, and views.

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About Bechtel

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 58,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in 40 countries.