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Nov 29, 2016, 16:46 ET Bechtel Congratulates International Team on Chornobyl Milestone

Bechtel, the global engineering, construction, and project management firm, today congratulated an international team for completing a historic...


Oct 28, 2016, 14:36 ET Bechtel Executive Receives Prestigious Society Of Women Engineers Global Business Award

Bechtel, a global engineering, procurement and construction leader, today announced that Barbara Rusinko, president of the company's Nuclear,...


Oct 28, 2016, 12:38 ET Bechtel Project Earns Energy Department's Highest Safety Award

For the second consecutive year, the Department of Energy has awarded the Bechtel-led Waste Treatment Plant project its highest level of...


Oct 26, 2016, 13:09 ET Bechtel Wins International Environmental Award for Kosovo Motorway Project

For the second time in four years, Bechtel and its joint-venture partner ENKA have won an International Road Federation (IRF) Global Road...


Oct 13, 2016, 11:12 ET Bechtel Recognized for Reaching Key Environmental and Occupational Health Milestones

Bechtel today announced that the company's Nuclear, Security & Environmental global business unit has achieved key certifications for...


Oct 11, 2016, 13:09 ET Bechtel Delivers Largest Greenfield Program in Its 118-year History

Following a six-year global design and construction effort, Bechtel announced today it has completed construction of the Curtis Island LNG program...


Oct 03, 2016, 16:18 ET Bechtel Wins Chief Learning Officer Award for Second Consecutive Year

Bechtel today announced that for the second year in a row, one of its in-house leadership and development programs was awarded a gold medal by...


Sep 20, 2016, 14:55 ET Bechtel Executive Appointed to President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced today that Bechtel executive, Andrew Patterson has been appointed to the President's Advisory Council on...


Sep 19, 2016, 12:33 ET Bechtel Earns Top Industry Recognition for Curtis Island LNG Program

Bechtel announced today it has won the ENR Global Best Project Award in power/industrial category for the Curtis Island LNG program. Engineering...


Sep 08, 2016, 12:38 ET Colorado Plant Begins Chemical Weapons Destruction

Bechtel today congratulated the workforce at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant on achieving a significant milestone – the...


Jul 26, 2016, 16:00 ET Bechtel to Upgrade Texas Refinery for ExxonMobil

 Bechtel has been awarded a contract to upgrade the ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, where the company will apply ExxonMobil's...


Jul 08, 2016, 12:22 ET Bechtel-led Team Starts Work at Aerospace Testing Complex

Bechtel-led National Aerospace Solutions, LLC has begun ground test operations of the Arnold Engineering Development Complex at Arnold Air Force...


Jul 05, 2016, 17:56 ET Bechtel Selected As An Outstanding U.S. Navy Reserve Employer For 2016

 Global engineering and construction leader Bechtel has been recognized as one of the U.S. Navy Reserve's "Outstanding Navy Reserve Employers"...


Jun 23, 2016, 11:31 ET Bechtel Engineers Named In UK's Top 50 Women In Engineering

The inaugural list of the UK's Top 50 Women in Engineering has been published today on National Women in Engineering Day.  Two Bechtel senior,...


Jun 22, 2016, 11:37 ET Bechtel Extends Innovative Infrastructure Partnership in Gabon

Bechtel, a leading global engineering, project management and construction company has extended its partnership with the Central African nation of...


Jun 06, 2016, 11:31 ET Bechtel Extends Contract on World's Largest Civil Engineering Project

 Bechtel has signed a five-year contract extension with the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu to continue its longstanding management...


May 20, 2016, 10:38 ET Bechtel, Partners Selected to Build New UK Nuclear Plant

 Bechtel, the global engineering and construction firm, today announced it has been selected, with joint venture partners Hitachi Nuclear...


May 18, 2016, 17:48 ET Bechtel is Top Ranked U.S. Contractor for 18th Consecutive Year

Bechtel has been named the top U.S. contractor by Engineering News-Record (ENR), the leading U.S. publication for the engineering and construction...


May 02, 2016, 13:50 ET Bechtel's ThruPlus® Delayed Coking Technology Selected for Egyptian Refinery

Bechtel has signed a license agreement with Assiut Oil Refining Company (ASORC), a subsidiary of Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), for...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:18 ET Bechtel Joins Peers On Shared Commitment to Sustainability

Bechtel is among the 133 organizations featured in 2016 Business Roundtable report, "Create. Grow. Sustain: People and Technology," which details...


Apr 27, 2016, 11:11 ET Bechtel-Sponsored Teams to Compete in FIRST® Robotics World Championship

Eleven high school teams sponsored by Bechtel are competing in the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) World Championship in St. Louis, April...


Mar 08, 2016, 13:00 ET Bechtel to Receive the U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award

 Bechtel today announced that it will receive the U.S. President's Volunteer Services Bronze Award this evening in New York City for...


Mar 04, 2016, 11:17 ET Bechtel, BWXT to Pursue Acceleration of Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Project

 Global engineering and construction leader Bechtel and nuclear technology leader BWX Technologies, Inc. have announced a new...


Feb 25, 2016, 19:45 ET Bechtel Announces First LNG Commissioning Cargo from Sabine Pass Train 1

 Bechtel announced that the first commissioning cargo with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Train 1 at the Sabine Pass Liquefaction project...


Feb 11, 2016, 12:26 ET Bechtel Team Awarded Edmonton Valley Line Light Rail Project in Canada

 TransEd Partners, a consortium including global engineering and construction company Bechtel, has been selected by the City of Edmonton to...