Brendan Bechtel Elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc.

Brendan Bechtel Elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc.

26 April 2017

Chief Executive Officer Brendan Bechtel has been unanimously elected Chairman of Bechtel Group, Inc. (BGI) by the company’s board of directors. Brendan succeeds his father, Riley Bechtel, who served as CEO from 1990 to 2014 and BGI Chairman since 1996. 

Bechtel Launches Long-Term Sustainability Targets

Bechtel Launches Long-Term Sustainability Targets

20 April 2017

Bechtel announced a set of ambitious long-term targets to increase the company’s contributions to global sustainability. The goals and targets are part of Bechtel’s ongoing and comprehensive strategy to further integrate sustainability within the company.

Bechtel Unveils Welding Technology and Training Hub

Bechtel Unveils Welding Technology and Training Hub

13 April 2017

Bechtel announced the opening of the company’s welding and applied technology center (WATC).  The facility, focused on industry welding innovation and training, represents a critical step forward in the company’s ongoing efforts to continuously improve cost and delivery value for customers.

Bechtel Helps Launch “Building Responsibly” Initiative to Promote Global Worker Welfare

Bechtel Helps Launch “Building Responsibly” Initiative to Promote Global Worker Welfare

08 March 2017

Together with Amec Foster Wheeler, CH2M, Fluor, Multiplex, and Vinci, Bechtel is launching the Building Responsibly initiative focused on advancing efforts of construction and engineering firms to more effectively align with international human rights frameworks, promote a healthier environment for workers, and further improve project delivery and quality for customers.