Bechtel Workers Honored at Celebration of Power Facility

Bechtel Workers Honored at Celebration of Power Facility

12 October 2011

More than 200 Bechtel construction workers were honored during an event to celebrate construction of the Russell City Energy Center (RCEC) in Hayward, California. Bechtel is the engineering, procurement, and construction contractor for the 620-megawatt, combined-cycle facility. The celebration was hosted by the project’s owners, Calpine Corporation and GE Energy Financial Services, and included state and local leaders. 

Bechtel Honored by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Bechtel Honored by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

02 September 2011

Bechtel Corporation has received special recognition from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) as the school named the north wing of its new Science and Engineering Building in the company’s honor. The name was revealed during the dedication of the state-of-the-art research center. As part of Bechtel’s commitment to provide opportunities for future engineers, the company helped underwrite the construction of the new facility.  

Bechtel Makes World's

Bechtel Makes World's "Top Contractors" Lists

29 August 2011

Bechtel Corporation has once again been recognized as one of the world’s top contractors by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a leading publication for the engineering and construction industry. 

Kosovo Motorway Reaches Key Milestone

Kosovo Motorway Reaches Key Milestone

23 August 2011

Bechtel and its partner Enka yesterday hosted a visit by the Prime Minister of Kosovo to inspect progress on the Kosovo motorway project. 

Bechtel and Linde Partner for New Ethylene Projects

Bechtel and Linde Partner for New Ethylene Projects

27 July 2011

Bechtel Corporation and Linde AG announced today they will work together to expand and build ethylene cracker plants in North America. The combination of Bechtel’s unmatched engineering, procurement, and direct-hire construction (EPC) capabilities and Linde’s proven ethylene technology provides customers a complete EPC/Technology provider.

Bechtel Recognized for Excellence in Solar Power Industry

Bechtel Recognized for Excellence in Solar Power Industry

12 July 2011

Bechtel has been named EPC Contractor of 2011 by CSP Today, a leading information organization focused on the concentrated solar thermal power (CSP) industry.  The award recognizes Bechtel’s leadership in the CSP industry and its role as the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor for the Ivanpah project—a 392MW plant under construction in California’s Mojave Desert.

Bechtel Named A Best Diversity Company

Bechtel Named A Best Diversity Company

01 July 2011

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.

Bechtel Awarded Master Planning Project in Mongolia

Bechtel Awarded Master Planning Project in Mongolia

09 June 2011

Bechtel has been selected by the National Development and Innovation Committee (NDIC) of the Government of Mongolia to provide master planning services for the development of the Sainshand Industrial Complex. The planned industrial hub is considered a centerpiece of Mongolia’s National Development Strategy.

Bechtel Lands Transmission Project in Canada

Bechtel Lands Transmission Project in Canada

06 June 2011

Bechtel has been selected by ATCO Electric to provide project and construction management services for the Hanna Regional Transmission Development Project in Alberta, Canada. The project will expand and upgrade ATCO’s electrical transmission system in the southeastern part of the province.