Sustainability

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Partnership for resilient smart development

Rapid urbanization in Asia has created an unprecedented challenge for the development community. From 2000 to 2010, nearly 200 million people moved into East Asian cities, according to the World Bank.

October 24, 2015 By: Ian Laski, President of Bechtel’s Asia Pacific region
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Public-private partnerships are critical in addressing global challenges

Enhanced collaboration between civil society, government, and business in the planning, design and implementation of core and social infrastructures should grow economies; build resiliency; and help to solve societal problems.

September 01, 2015 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Sustainable resilient energy infrastructure

Bechtel's Amos Avidan discusses how Big Data is integral in designing more resilient energy systems.

April 06, 2015 By: Amos Avidan
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Research: designing resilient infrastructure

Bechtel has contributed to a two-year study with re:focus partners culminating in a report, A Roadmap for Resilience that helps to guide cities on how to leverage private investment in building more resilient and integrated infrastructure.

March 31, 2015 By: Catherine McKalip-Thompson
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Infrastructure’s role in achieveing the post-2015 UN SDGs

Infrastructure is not just about physical assets (e.g., roads and bridges), but also about sustainable solutions for the delivery of reliable energy, clean water, communications, logistics and mobility.

October 27, 2014 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Rethinking government capacity in Gabon: leveraging the private sector

Finding innovative ways to build government capacity in Africa.

October 14, 2014 By: Caroline Longanecker, Employee & Business Communications Manager