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Dec 09, 2014, 13:33 ET
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Bechtel-affiliated Sites Honored for Sustainability Excellence

 Bechtel today announced that four national security sites the company manages and operates with industry and university teammates have earned...

Dec 02, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Bechtel Completes Extraordinary Module Program for Curtis Island LNG Projects

Bechtel announced that all 260 modules comprising the three liquefied natural gas plants the company is building on Curtis Island are now on site,...

Nov 20, 2014, 13:55 ET
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Bechtel-led Project Recognized for Engineering and Construction Excellence

Bechtel announced today that the project team at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant has received the American Institute of Chemical...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:08 ET
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Bechtel Completes Second Combined-Cycle Plant for Panda Power Funds

 Bechtel announced today that the company has completed the Panda Sherman Power project in Sherman, Texas, two weeks ahead of schedule. The...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:05 ET
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Bechtel to Design and Build a Combined-Cycle Power Plant in Virginia

Bechtel announced today that the company is part of a consortium awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction contract to build a natural...

Nov 11, 2014, 10:41 ET
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Bechtel Named a Military Friendly Employer

Bechtel announced today that the company has once again earned the Military Friendly Employer® title conferred by Victory Media, the publisher...

Nov 10, 2014, 11:43 ET
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Bechtel Delivers on Promise to Hire 400 Apprentices for Curtis Island LNG Projects

Bechtel has met the company's commitment to employ and train 400 apprentices during construction of three liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants in...

Nov 04, 2014, 07:40 ET
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Bechtel Offered Key Contracts for Groundbreaking UK Military Support Program

The United Kingdom's Ministry of Defence today announced it has offered Bechtel two contracts to become a managed-service provider as part of MOD's...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:11 ET
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Bechtel Selected for Oil Production Facility Expansion Project in Kazakhstan

 Bechtel has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services to build four crude-oil storage tanks at...

Oct 22, 2014, 11:42 ET
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Bechtel Wins Australian National Safety Award

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

Oct 21, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Bechtel Begins Construction on Expanded Canadian Liquefied Natural Gas Facility

 Bechtel started construction at the Tilbury Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility in British Columbia. FortisBC, the owner and operator of the...

Oct 08, 2014, 10:07 ET
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Bechtel Selected to Design New Liquefied Natural Gas Project in Louisiana

 Bechtel has been selected by Louisiana LNG Energy, LLC to provide front-end engineering and design for a new midscale liquefaction facility...

Oct 06, 2014, 10:49 ET
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Bechtel Reorganizes to Strengthen Company's Global Capabilities

Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, project management, and construction companies, announced today that the company will combine its...

Oct 01, 2014, 15:17 ET
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Bechtel, US Department of Energy Set Path to Complete Key Nuclear Facility

Bechtel announced that the U.S. Department of Energy has authorized the company to resume engineering work on a key facility in a complex of...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:17 ET
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Bechtel Completes State-of-the-Art Combined-Cycle Plant in Texas

Bechtel announced today that it has completed the Panda Temple I Generating Station in Temple, Texas, two weeks ahead of schedule. The 758-megawatt...

Sep 02, 2014, 11:49 ET
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Bechtel Recognized as One of the World's Top Contractors

Bechtel once again has been named one of the world's top contractors by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a leading publication for the engineering...

Aug 19, 2014, 10:22 ET

Bechtel Puts LNG Tanks to the Test on Curtis Island Projects

 Bechtel has successfully hydro tested two additional liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks built on Curtis Island in Queensland. The tests...

Jul 31, 2014, 16:59 ET
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Bechtel Announces Leadership Changes

Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, construction, and project management organizations, announced today that Brendan Bechtel will...

Jul 29, 2014, 13:21 ET
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Bechtel Delivers One of the Largest Infrastructure Construction Projects in the US

Tens of thousands of people in the Washington, D.C. region are now travelling on the newest rail line built by a Bechtel-led team. Phase 1 of the...

Jul 23, 2014, 11:06 ET
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Bechtel-UC Teams at US National Laboratories Win Six R&D 100 Awards

Bechtel announced today that researchers from two U.S. national laboratories managed and operated by Bechtel partnerships have earned six 2014...