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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
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Why Aren't Lenders Financing Projects in Latin America?

Bechtel's Héctor L. García joined a panel of industry experts to discuss Latin America's significant infrastructure gap and uninterested financial lenders.

March 29, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Does Mexico Need Tougher Building Codes?

Following the September 2017 earthquake in Mexico, region experts consider if stronger building codes would have limited the number of damaged buildings.

March 27, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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National Academy Honors Bechtel's Barbara Rusinko

Barbara Rusinko, president of Bechtel’s Nuclear, Security & Environmental global business unit, elected to National Academy of Engineering.

March 25, 2018 By: Guest Author
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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