Bechtel Announces Epc Contract For Queensland Curtis Lng Project

Bechtel Announces Epc Contract For Queensland Curtis Lng Project

23 February 2010

Bechtel's Oil, Gas & Chemicals business unit has signed a multibillion-dollar EPC contract for the Queensland Curtis LNG project, located on Curtis Island near Gladstone, Australia. The two-train LNG facility will be owned and operated by QGC, a BG Group business. The project is currently ramping up engineering and placing orders for long lead equipment. Full notice to proceed is expected later this year, following approval of the project’s environmental impact statement.
 

Loan Guarantees Offered For Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

Loan Guarantees Offered For Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

23 February 2010

The U.S. Department of Energy has conditionally granted $1.37 billion in loan guarantees for construction and start up of the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in southeastern California being built by BrightSource Energy Inc. and Bechtel. Bechtel partnered with BrightSource on the Ivanpah project as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor, and is an equity investor in the project, which will generate approximately 400 megawatts of power.

Bechtel Engineer Talks About Ace Mentor Program

Bechtel Engineer Talks About Ace Mentor Program

05 February 2010

Bechtel environmental engineer Kyra Davis discusses the important role ACE (Architecture, Construction, Engineering) Mentor Program had in her choosing a career in engineering.

Bechtel Project Recognized by Power Engineering

Bechtel Project Recognized by Power Engineering

21 January 2010

The W. H. Sammis Air Quality Control Project, for which Bechtel provided engineering, procurement, construction, and startup services, received honorable mention in the 2010 Power Engineering Projects of the Year awards.  The plant was recognized in the best coal-fired project category.

We Power and Bechtel Power Corporation Announce Settlement of Claims

We Power and Bechtel Power Corporation Announce Settlement of Claims

21 December 2009

We Power LLC, a subsidiary of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (WEC) that builds and owns electric generating units, and Bechtel Power Corporation today announced an agreement that settles all pending claims between them regarding the new coal-fueled units that have been under construction in Oak Creek, Wis.