Bechtel Distinguished Engineers and Scientists

A focus on engineering excellence

The Bechtel Distinguished Engineers and Scientists program recognizes employees who have made particularly significant technical contributions to Bechtel’s success and reputation. They promote technical excellence throughout the company and take a leadership role in coaching and mentoring other specialists.

Currently, there are 51 Bechtel Distinguished Engineers and Scientists who represent the top tier of our technical specialists. Their collective expertise includes:

  • Air-emissions control
  • Aviation planning
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Corrosion and cathodic protection
  • Cryogenic gas processing and treatment
  • Electric motors and generators
  • Fire protection
  • Geographic information systems
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Hydraulic and hydrologic engineering
  • Information management and automation
  • Materials handling
  • Mechanical-fired equipment
  • Metallurgy
  • Nuclear safety and compliance
  • Piping and vessel analysis and design
  • Power-plant design and optimization
  • Power transformers
  • Process and system design
  • Process modeling and simulation
  • Process safety and relief system design
  • Radiation analysis
  • Refining technology
  • Steam generation
  • Structural and earthquake engineering
  • Sulfur technology
  • Thermal hydraulics