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Partnering Early Helps Transportation Agencies Deliver More Value for Travelers

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).

October 30, 2019 3 min read By: David S. Blaisdell, Senior Manager, Bechtel Enterprises (BEn)
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U.S. EXIM Bank: A Champion for Jobs

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.

May 09, 2018 By: Brendan Bechtel, Chairman and CEO of the Bechtel Group
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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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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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Protecting More Than Public Health and Safety

The Pueblo chemical agent destruction pilot plant was built with community input. It began operations in 2016 to safely destroy chemical agents.

November 15, 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
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Rethinking Construction, Workforce Development, and Local Economic Development

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.

November 02, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Expatriate Workers and Sustainable Development on the Alba Potline 6 Project

Expatriate workers rights and safety on the Alba Potline 6 Aluminum project are ensured with NGO help.

October 25, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Technological Innovations for Construction, Forecasting and Data Analysis on Issues

Technological innovations from drones to 4D modeling are improving Bechtel’s construction operations.

October 23, 2017 By: Guest Author