Sustainability

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Controlling Flooding with Permeable Concrete

Bechtel examines the opportunity of utilizing permeable concrete and other associated materials to help control flooding in developed cities.

July 11, 2018 By: Emily Spicher, Communications Specialist
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Bechtel Volunteers with Engineers Without Borders Successfully Finish Drinking Water Project

Bechtel and the Northern Virginia Professional Chapter of Engineers without Borders-USA help a disadvantaged community in South Dakota get access to water.

June 05, 2018 By: Lexi Corral, Business Communications Specialist
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U.S. EXIM Bank: A Champion for Jobs

If we want to deliver on the U.S. commitment to responsible, sustainable development around the world while championing U.S. jobs, we need the reach of our EXIM Bank.

May 09, 2018 By: Brendan Bechtel, Chairman and CEO of the Bechtel Group
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Part 2, Inside World War II’s Secret Cities

Next up in our 2 part series,Inside the Secret Cities of World War II are Hanford and Los Alamos, and Bechtel’s role in moving them forward.

April 29, 2018 By: Guest Author
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Inside World War II’s Secret Cities: Part 1

Bechtel-sponsored museum exhibit looks at massive Manhattan Project effort, 75 years later.

April 26, 2018 By: Guest Author
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UPF Diverts 97 Percent of Waste from Landfills

The Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) Project has recycled or reused nearly 194 million pounds of materials in the last five years.

April 23, 2018 By: Guest Author
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Philippines Coastal Protection: A Green-Grey Approach to Resilience

Bechtel is partnering with Conservation International to increase resilience in Iloilo in the Phillippines

April 23, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Gender Equality Opportunities in STEM & Construction

Take a short and long term approach to gender equality in STEM

April 02, 2018 By: Guest Author
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“Green-Grey” Approaches to Building Resilient Communities

This case study examines how we can deliver projects that combine nature-based (green), traditional infrastructure (grey) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) solutions.

April 01, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability