Sustainability

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Protecting More Than Public Health and Safety

The Pueblo chemical agent destruction pilot plant was built with community input. It began operations in 2016 to safely destroy chemical agents.

November 15, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Environmentally Safe Dredging and Circular Economy Practices

The Wheatstone LNG plant highlights from Bechtel includes environmentally-sensitive marine dredging and our circular economy program.

November 09, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Rethinking Construction, Workforce Development, and Local Economic Development

According to the McKinsey Global Institute, the world needs to invest around $3.3 trillion dollars in infrastructure through 2030 to meet economic growth forecasts. A skilled construction workforce is essential to meeting this demand.

November 02, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Expatriate Workers and Sustainable Development on the Alba Potline 6 Project

Expatriate workers rights and safety on the Alba Potline 6 Aluminum project are ensured with NGO help.

October 25, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Water Sustainability Builds Agriculture, Provides Natural Habitat At India’s Jamnagar Refinery

Water sustainability for India’s oil refinery promotes agriculture and conserves energy.

October 15, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Powering More Than Clean Energy

Built by Bechtel, Panda’s clean energy combined cycle power plant uses emissions control technology to power over 778K homes in VA/DC.

October 12, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Industry-Leading Apprenticeship Programs

Read about apprentice programs at Adecco, Aon, Barclays, Bechtel, Citi Foundation, Dow, Hilton Worldwide, IBM, Microsoft and LinkedIn, and USB.

September 29, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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USCIB-GAN-CITI Roundtable on Apprenticeships Report

Even though unemployment is decreasing, millions of people are still underemployed or unemployed. Apprenticeships play a crucial role in developing business skills for youth and in realizing goals of inclusive economic growth and an equitable transition to a more sustainable world.

September 29, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Edmonton Light Rail Transit - Building More Than Rail

The Edmonton Light Rail Transit system creates jobs for local citizens, saves energy and recycles construction waste. Read Bechtel’s blog to learn more.

September 25, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability