The lack of diversity in the EPC industry impacts our ability to better problem solve and innovate. Attraction and retention are two key issues. In Australia, we are partnering with several organizations that are aligned with our core values such as Engineering Aid Australia and STEM Returners.
The COVID-19 pandemic shook global supply chains to their core.One benefit of this disruption: if not for the supply chain deficiencies that were pushed harshly into view with the pandemic, we wouldn’t have promptly identified and embraced essential new demands like sustainability. Bechtel is leveraging our legacy and learnings to ensure more resilient and sustainable supply chains going forward.
Read to learn how Bechtel's Leopoldo Hernandez Jr. earned the 2021 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) National STAR Manager of the Year Award.
Read more to learn about rail and how it impacts population growth and urbanization around the world.
Public sector authorities are realizing that many times they are not ready to implement projects as P3s. They need more time to define their objectives and goals for the project, properly define the scope and phasing, and understand and fairly allocate risks between the public and private sectors.
As a result, a number of agencies are opting for or at least considering a different approach – engaging private-sector players earlier at a point more upstream in the planning process through what is known as a pre-development agreement (PDA).
If we want to deliver on the U.S. commitment to responsible, sustainable development around the world while championing U.S. jobs, we need the reach of our EXIM Bank.
Bechtel's Héctor L. García joined a panel of industry experts to discuss Latin America's significant infrastructure gap and uninterested financial lenders.
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.