Bechtel Names Five New Bechtel Fellows

Bechtel Names Five New Bechtel Fellows

10 October 2005

Bechtel Corporation has named five employees as Bechtel Fellows, a select group of 18 experts in science and technology who have made outstanding contributions to the company and their professions.  

Bechtel, Fema House Over 10,000 Katrina Victims

Bechtel, Fema House Over 10,000 Katrina Victims

07 October 2005

More than 10,000 Mississippi residents who were displaced by Hurricane Katrina are now in emergency housing provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its contractor in Mississippi, Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI).  

Cleaner Coal Technology takes a Big Step Forward

Cleaner Coal Technology takes a Big Step Forward

29 September 2005

Bechtel Power and GE Energy, allies in the effort to promote environmentally advanced energy production, will perform early engineering on a new “cleaner coal” power plant that American Electric Power (AEP) hopes to build in Meigs County, Ohio.

Shell and Bechtel Complete Sale of Intergen

Shell and Bechtel Complete Sale of Intergen

05 August 2005

Shell Generating (Holding) B.V. a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc ("Shell"), together with Bechtel Enterprises Energy B.V., yesterday completed the previously announced sale of InterGen NV to a partnership between AIG Highstar Capital II L.P. and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan for $1.75 billion. This follows finalisation of necessary regulatory approvals and other conditions.

Bechtel to Build Aluminum Smelter in Oman

Bechtel to Build Aluminum Smelter in Oman

25 July 2005

Bechtel has signed an agreement to build an aluminum smelter in northern Oman for Sohar Aluminium, as part of an overall $2.2 billion project that will also include a power station and desalination plant as well as a port facility. 

Bechtel Lands ABU Dhabi Gas Project

Bechtel Lands ABU Dhabi Gas Project

18 July 2005

Bechtel has signed a $1.24 billion lump-sum turnkey contract to build a giant gas processing plant for Abu Dhabi Gas Industries (Gasco).

Bechtel Telecommunications Honored for Innovation Six Sigma Project

Bechtel Telecommunications Honored for Innovation Six Sigma Project

07 July 2005

Bechtel Telecommunications received the Most Innovative Six Sigma Project Award honorable mention for their "Alternative Site Selection Process Improvement" using Bechtel's Virtual Survey Tool (VST) for network deployment. The award was presented to Bechtel Telecommunications at the Sixth Annual European Six Sigma Summit in London on April 27th.