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Supplementing freshwater supplies through desalination

Bechtel examines using desalination to decrease the levels of water stress and release available resources for human consumption

September 17, 2020 7 min read By: Robert G. Owens, Global Manager of Business Development, Water & Pipeline, Dr. Bushra Bataineh, Associate, Bechtel Enterprises
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Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management and Sponge Cities

Exploring cleaner, more cost-effective alternatives to conventional drainage systems

November 19, 2019 2 min read By: Angelos Findikakis, Senior Principal Engineer and Bechtel Fellow
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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
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Philippines Coastal Protection: A Green-Grey Approach to Resilience

Bechtel is partnering with Conservation International to increase resilience in Iloilo in the Phillippines

April 23, 2018 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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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
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Water Sustainability Builds Agriculture, Provides Natural Habitat At India’s Jamnagar Refinery

Water sustainability for India’s oil refinery promotes agriculture and conserves energy.

October 15, 2017 By: Tam Nguyen, Corporate Manager for Sustainability
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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
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One thing business can do to address fresh water risk

CI's Marielle Canter Wienkel recommends what companies can do to address fresh water risk.

January 18, 2017 By: Marielle Canter Weikel, Conservation International
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Balancing fresh water consumption and capacity

Dr. Troeng shares the importance of water consumption planning and ways to use existing water.

January 16, 2017 By: Dr Sebastian Troeng, Conservation International