sustainable development goals

Building Internal Capacity for Infrastructure

Building Internal Capacity for Infrastructure

To build a skilled workforce, Gabon implemented the National Infrastructure Master Plan, which has become the prototype for project management organizations delivering infrastructure in other countries.

July 16, 2019 By: Catherine Irvin , Communications Specialist
Innovating for Engagement

Innovating for Engagement

As part of the delivery of the Amrun bauxite mine project in Australia, Bechtel utilized virtual reality to engage the local Aboriginal Traditional Owners – the Wik-Waya people.

April 09, 2019 By: Joanna Winters, Communications Manager
Construction Practices for a Sustainable Future

Construction Practices for a Sustainable Future

Reducing GHG or CO2 emissions takes a concerted effort, and the engineering and construction industry plays an important role to support a low carbon future through innovation, enhanced practices, and the future of work.

March 26, 2019 By: Brian James, Business Communications Specialist
Using Text Analytics to Help Reduce the Risk of Modern Day Slavery

Using Text Analytics to Help Reduce the Risk of Modern Day Slavery

Bechtel utilizes a unique, objective analysis to understand the risks of modern day slavery to improve business efficiencies and decision-making processes on preventing MDS.

December 18, 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
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
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
Environmentally Safe Dredging and Circular Economy Practices

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