Bechtel Proceeds with LNG Construction in Angola

Bechtel Proceeds with LNG Construction in Angola

26 February 2008

Angola LNG Limited  has given Bechtel's Oil, Gas & Chemicals global business unit (Bechtel) notice to proceed with construction of a 5.2 million-metric-ton-per-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) train, along with storage and marine loading facilities for LNG, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), and condensate.

Retired Bechtel Chair Supports Engineering

Retired Bechtel Chair Supports Engineering

23 February 2008

Steve Bechtel, Jr., the company’s retired chairman, made $3 million in charitable gifts to engineering education programs at two U.S. universities.

Los Alamos Wins 2008 Pollution Prevention Awards

Los Alamos Wins 2008 Pollution Prevention Awards

15 February 2008

The National Nuclear Security Administration awarded Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) two Best-in-Class Pollution Prevention awards and six Environmental Stewardship awards in its 2008 annual pollution prevention awards program. Read the LANL press release.

Bechtel Contributes to Safety Engineers' Scholarship

Bechtel Contributes to Safety Engineers' Scholarship

24 January 2008

The Bechtel Group Foundation continued its support to the American Society for Safety Engineers Foundation (ASSE) with a $10,000 contribution to the Bechtel Group Foundation Scholarship for Safety and Health.

Bechtel and Parsons Brinckerhoff Reach Settlement on Big Dig

Bechtel and Parsons Brinckerhoff Reach Settlement on Big Dig

23 January 2008

Bechtel Infrastructure Corporation and Parsons Brinckerhoff today reached an agreement that settles claims by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts regarding our work as management consultant for the Boston Central Artery/Tunnel project, also known as the Big Dig.

ENR Honors Becon Executive

ENR Honors Becon Executive

10 January 2008

Engineering News-Record has named Tim Horst, president of Becon Construction, a Bechtel subsidiary, one of its Top 25 Newsmakers of 2007 .

National Public Radio Reviews Events of Boston Central Artery

National Public Radio Reviews Events of Boston Central Artery

27 December 2007

The impact of the Boston Central Artery/Tunnel project is the subject of National Public Radio’s interview with City Journal’s Nicole Gelinas. Exploring how the project has changed the city’s landscape, she puts into perspective the improvements the project has had on Boston’s infrastructure.

Boston Globe Reviews Events of Boston Cat

Boston Globe Reviews Events of Boston Cat

26 December 2007

The Boston Globe’s 2007 year-end story on the Boston Central Artery/Tunnel reviews the engineering feats and events which led to the completion of the megaproject and the end of the Bechtel/Parsons Brinckerhoff joint venture with the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority.