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Using Text Analytics to Help Reduce the Risk of Modern Day Slavery

Using Text Analytics to Help Reduce the Risk of Modern Day Slavery

Bechtel utilizes a unique, objective analysis to understand the risks of modern day slavery to improve business efficiencies and decision-making processes on preventing MDS.

December 18, 2018 By:
Building Inclusivity from the Beginning

Building Inclusivity from the Beginning

Bechtel examines the efforts to build local inclusivity in urban communities impacted by major construction projects.

September 16, 2018 By:
Innovating for Engagement

Innovating for Engagement

Bechtel examines the use of virtual reality to enhance the participation of indigenous peoples on major projects.

July 16, 2018 By:
Incorporating Resilience in National Infrastructure Plans

Incorporating Resilience in National Infrastructure Plans

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it is time to re-think our approach to disaster response and recovery. Since 1980, average annual disaster costs have doubled every decade.

July 15, 2018 By:
Controlling Flooding with Permeable Concrete

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:
Leveraging the Human Factor to Manage Extreme Weather Events

Leveraging the Human Factor to Manage Extreme Weather Events

Bechtel and IBM teamed up to discuss supplemental recommendations for emergency preparedness in response to Hurricane Maria.

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

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:
“Green-Grey” Approaches to Building Resilient Communities

“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:
External Sustainability Guidelines and Standards

External Sustainability Guidelines and Standards

A list of important international sustainability standards and guidelines for the engineering and construction industry.

March 20, 2018 By: