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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
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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: Guest Author
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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
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Powering More Than Clean Energy

Built by Bechtel, Panda’s clean energy combined cycle power plant uses emissions control technology to power over 778K homes in VA/DC.

October 12, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Edmonton Light Rail Transit - Building More Than Rail

The Edmonton Light Rail Transit system creates jobs for local citizens, saves energy and recycles construction waste. Read Bechtel’s blog to learn more.

September 25, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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Investing in sustainable infrastructure

Learn how infrastructure can become a driver of development and stability with targeted investments in smart projects and capacity building that produce measurable results. This paves the way for sustainable economic growth in developing countries.

April 12, 2016 By: Andrew Patterson