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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: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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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: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for 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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“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
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External Sustainability Guidelines and Standards

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

March 20, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Balancing Economic Growth with Low Carbon Energy Solutions

Making coal-fired power plants cleaner and affordable as part of the transition to a low-carbon energy future.

February 19, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Using Text Analytics to Start Building an SDG Business Case

This case study examines how text analytics can help advance a business case for the SDGs in terms of investment, project opportunity or risk management.

December 11, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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2017 Sustainability Report

How we deliver projects for our customers matters just as much as what we deliver.

December 11, 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