sustainability

Incorporating Resilience in National Infrastructure Plans

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
Bechtel Volunteers with Engineers Without Borders Successfully Finish Drinking Water Project

Bechtel Volunteers with Engineers Without Borders Successfully Finish Drinking Water Project

Bechtel and the Northern Virginia Professional Chapter of Engineers without Borders-USA help a disadvantaged community in South Dakota get access to water.

June 05, 2018 By: Lexi Corral, Business Communications Specialist
UPF Diverts 97 Percent of Waste from Landfills

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
External Sustainability Guidelines and Standards

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
Balancing Economic Growth with Low Carbon Energy Solutions

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
2017 Sustainability Report

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
Protecting More Than Public Health and Safety

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
Designing a Sustainable Future

Designing a Sustainable Future

See how companies are drawing on their resources to set and meet ambitious targets for the good of the planet.

July 25, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
What’s next for Bechtel’s sustainability

What’s next for Bechtel’s sustainability

For Bechtel, building a more sustainable future means having a relentless commitment to innovation.

April 18, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability