Chinese Influence Grows As US Flounders In Africa.

Chinese Influence Grows As US Flounders In Africa

24 September 2018

As the unfolding tariff war between the US and China looms ever larger, Africa finds itself in a bind as the world’s greatest superpowers vie for trade supremacy. While some say that Africa will be forced to pick sides, Africa wisely shows signs of wanting to maximise both partnerships.
 

Source: African Business Magazine

Bechtel Brings it -- Meet the New Goliath in town

Bechtel Brings it -- Meet the New Goliath in town

21 September 2018

Anyone shocked by Bechtel Corp.'s global headquarters move this year from San Francisco to Sunset HIlls Road in Reston clearly hasn't been paying attention. 

Source: Washington Business Journal

Ohio’s Energy Industry Attract Billions

Ohio’s Rapidly Growing Energy Industry Attracts Over $70 Billion In Investment

19 September 2018

Ohio has emerged as a national leader in energy, largely due to the state’s shale industry, which has served as the biggest driver of energy growth in the country and has contributed to the attraction of over $70 billion in new private sector energy investments in Ohio alone.

Source: Market Watch

Rio Tinto Amrun Chith Export Facility Wins Construction Award

Rio Tinto Amrun Chith Export Facility Recognised For Civil Construction

14 September 2018

The Amrun Chith Export Facility team (McConnell Dowell, Rio Tinto, Bechtel and Jacobs) won a Queensland Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) Earth Award. The $75 million project boasts a new 650-metre long access jetty and a 350-metre long loading wharf.

Source: SafeToWork

MAJOR PROJECT OF THE YEAR Winner

National Rail Awards 2018: MAJOR PROJECT OF THE YEAR Winner

14 September 2018

MAJOR PROJECT OF THE YEAR Winner:  Network Rail, Bechtel & the supply chain – Delivering Crossrail West
Covering all of the Network Rail works west of Paddington. Despite the changes, all stages of the project were delivered on time or ahead of schedule.

Source: Rail Magazine

ExpoQuip Supports Small Business

ExpoQuip Supports Small Business

13 September 2018

ExpoQuip, Inc. of Knoxville has received a national small business supplier award for 2018 from Bechtel National, Inc., the lead company of Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC.

Source: Seymour (TN) Herald

Bahrain’s Waterfront Project On Track For 2019 Launch

Bahrain’s Waterfront Project On Track For 2019 Launch

12 September 2018

Bahrain’s waterfront project is on track for the 2019 launch and completion said Bahraini authorities, work is progressing well on Sa’ada, a BD45 million ($119 million) waterfront development project in the Muharraq area of the kingdom.

Source: Trade Arabia