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.
Expatriate workers rights and safety on the Alba Potline 6 Aluminum project are ensured with NGO help.
Water sustainability for India’s oil refinery promotes agriculture and conserves energy.
Built by Bechtel, Panda’s clean energy combined cycle power plant uses emissions control technology to power over 778K homes in VA/DC.
Read about apprentice programs at Adecco, Aon, Barclays, Bechtel, Citi Foundation, Dow, Hilton Worldwide, IBM, Microsoft and LinkedIn, and USB.
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.
The Edmonton Light Rail Transit system creates jobs for local citizens, saves energy and recycles construction waste. Read Bechtel’s blog to learn more.
Former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar writes that the strong performance by these original contractors on those first projects, demonstrating that the task could be accomplished, was critical to the program’s survival and ultimate success.
After the fall of the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, independent countries emerged in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, bringing a monumental threat with them: 35,000 nuclear weapons were scattered at sites spanning 11 time zones