Bechtel Wins Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association Award

Bechtel Wins Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association Award

02 July 2009

Bechtel has been recognized by the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association (SC&RA) for outstanding performance in installing water-feed pumps at the Elm Road Generating Station in Wisconsin. SC&RA awarded Bechtel the Rigging Job of the Year award in the under $150,000 category.

Albanian Motorway Featured in NCE

Albanian Motorway Featured in NCE

12 June 2009

Construction challenges and progress of Bechtel’s motorway project in Albania are featured in New Civil Engineer.

Bechtel Announces Project Labor Agreement

Bechtel Announces Project Labor Agreement

01 June 2009

Bechtel Construction Company (Bechtel) today announced approval of a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) with the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO and the National Construction Alliance II and all affiliated international unions for Bechtel’s scope of work in the construction of a proposed new nuclear energy facility at Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant in Maryland.

Crossrail Construction Begins

Crossrail Construction Begins

15 May 2009

A ceremony was held in London today to mark the beginning of work on the £16 billion (US$24 billion) Crossrail project. Watch the BBC News clip for the ceremony and more about the project.

Bechtel Secures Network Rail's Crossrail and Reading Programs

Bechtel Secures Network Rail's Crossrail and Reading Programs

24 April 2009

Bechtel welcomes the announcement today that Network Rail intends to appoint Bechtel as Delivery Partner for Network Rail’s Crossrail and Reading Programmes. The work includes upgrading the existing rail network (‘on network works’) to integrate with Crossrail, and managing a complex rail upgrade at Reading station.