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.

Purdue University Honors Bill Dudley

Purdue University Honors Bill Dudley

22 April 2009

Bechtel President and COO Bill Dudley received the Purdue University Civil Engineering Alumni Achievement Award at a ceremony held in West Lafayette, Indiana, on Thursday, April 16, 2009.

Bechtel Announces Record 2008 Business Results

Bechtel Announces Record 2008 Business Results

13 April 2009

Bechtel Corporation today announced total revenue of $31.4 billion in 2008 and $35 billion in new contract awards, the sixth straight record year for revenue and the third straight record for new work.

Crossrail Intends to Select Bechtel

Crossrail Intends to Select Bechtel

01 April 2009

Bechtel, Halcrow, and Systra welcome the announcement made today by Crossrail that it intends to select the Bechtel, Halcrow, and Systra team for the role of Project Delivery Partner.
Speaking on behalf of the three companies, Cliff Mumm, Senior Vice President of Bechtel commented: