Bechtel Receives Highest Grade in Study of Anti-Corruption Programs

Bechtel Receives Highest Grade in Study of Anti-Corruption Programs

28 April 2015

Bechtel received the top grade in Transparency International UK’s (TI-UK) Defence Companies Anti-Corruption Index 2015, which measures the transparency and quality of ethics and anti-corruption programs of 163 defense companies from 47 countries. Bechtel is one of only four companies that received the highest grade in the index, which ranked the firms from band A (highest) to F (lowest) using publicly available information. 

Forbes Magazine Lists Bechtel Among America’s Best Employers

Forbes Magazine Lists Bechtel Among America’s Best Employers

20 April 2015

Bechtel announced that is has been named one of "America's Best Employers for 2015" according to a new listing by Forbes magazine. The rankings are derived from an independent survey of more than 20,000 employees across the United States who would recommend their employer or any other employers in their industry to potential employees.

Bechtel Principal Counsel Honored with Women of Achievement Award

Bechtel Principal Counsel Honored with Women of Achievement Award

06 March 2015

Bechtel’s principal counsel, corporate secretary and manager of the corporate legal team, Mary Quazzo, has been honored with a 2015 Women of Achievement award by Legal Momentum, the Women’s Legal Defense and Education Fund (USA). Legal Momentum leads action for the legal rights of women through education and advocacy. The award recognizes women who have achieved distinction in the legal, business, and public services professions. 

Bechtel-Affiliated Projects Recognized for Highest Levels of Safety Excellence

Bechtel-Affiliated Projects Recognized for Highest Levels of Safety Excellence

04 March 2015

Bechtel-affiliated teams at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant project in Kentucky and Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico were recently recognized for excellence in safety with Voluntary Protection Program Star Status—the highest honor for worksite-based safety and health systems.

Bechtel-affiliated Sites Honored for Sustainability Excellence

Bechtel-affiliated Sites Honored for Sustainability Excellence

09 December 2014

Bechtel announced that four national security sites the company manages and operates with industry and university teammates have earned a total of 12 U.S. National Nuclear Security Administration Sustainability Awards for 2014. These awards acknowledge superior performance in sustainability by improving the management of water, energy, vehicle fleet, pollution, waste, and greenhouse gases. 

Bechtel’s Chief Ethics Officer Honored

Bechtel’s Chief Ethics Officer Honored

14 November 2014

Bechtel’s chief ethics and compliance officer Nancy Higgins is being honored with the 2014 Carol R. Marshall Award for Innovation in Corporate Ethics.

Bechtel Named Military Friendly Employer 2014

Bechtel Named Military Friendly Employer 2014

11 November 2014

Bechtel announced that the company has once again earned the Military Friendly Employer® title conferred by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs and Military Spouse magazines. The title is awarded to companies that demonstrate a commitment to transitioning military personnel, veterans, U.S. National Guard members, and military reservists through hiring and training programs as well as company policies.

Bechtel Wins Australian National Safety Award

Bechtel Wins Australian National Safety Award

22 October 2014

Bechtel has been recognized for its commitment to safety on the GLNG plant project with a National Safety Award of Excellence from the National Safety Council of Australia.