infrastructure investment

Partnering Early Helps Transportation Agencies Deliver More Value for Travelers

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)
Electric Vehicles and the Need for Public Charging Infrastructure

Electric Vehicles and the Need for Public Charging Infrastructure

June 10, 2019 3 min read By: Kelley Brown , Global Communications Sector Lead, Bechtel Infrastructure and Power Corp (BIPC)
Why Aren

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
Does Mexico Need Tougher Building Codes?

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
Preventing Future Environmental Hazards in Ethiopia’s Rural Communities

Preventing Future Environmental Hazards in Ethiopia’s Rural Communities

Fixing environmental and health hazards in Ethiopia showed Bechtel the challenges of, and community opportunities to make life better for local residents.

January 10, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
Cultivate business in Latin America

Cultivate business in Latin America

Small businesses are an unmistakable engine of economic growth in Latin America, and a critical part of any international company’s supply chain when it works in the region.

November 15, 2016 By: Hector Garcia
How infrastructure companies deliver real benefits

How infrastructure companies deliver real benefits

Sustainable infrastructure is a confluence of ideas. It’s physical, eco-friendly, and smart. It seeks to minimize costs and maximize the use of resources. It’s also global.

October 12, 2016 By: Craig Albert
What is a bankable project in Africa?

What is a bankable project in Africa?

Learn about successful infrastructure investment and management options.

September 14, 2016 By: Andrew Patterson