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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 31, 2016, 20:02 ET Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership Changes

 Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, procurement, and construction companies, today announced executive leadership changes that...


May 25, 2016, 19:57 ET Bechtel Produces Liquefied Natural Gas from GLNG Train 2

Bechtel has announced that GLNG Project Train 2, the fifth of six production trains on Curtis Island, has successfully begun producing liquefied...


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 17, 2016, 17:05 ET Bechtel Congratulates Affiliated Sites for Sustainability Excellence Awards

 The U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration has awarded three Bechtel-affiliated sites all twelve of the agency's...


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...


Apr 22, 2016, 14:10 ET Bechtel Team Breaks Ground on New P3 Light Rail Project in Canada

 Bechtel, part of TransEd Partners, a consortium also comprising Bombardier, EllisDon and Fengate...


Apr 20, 2016, 13:59 ET Bechtel Selected by Aluminium Bahrain for Major Project

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction, has been selected by Aluminium Bahrain, B.S.C. (Alba) to build the sixth...


Apr 13, 2016, 09:30 ET Bechtel Recognizes Companies for Superior Performance

Bechtel has recognized 35 companies for outstanding work on government and commercial projects with its annual Supply Chain Recognition Awards. The...


Apr 11, 2016, 17:21 ET Bechtel Among Experts Speaking on Investing in Sustainable Infrastructure

According to the World Bank's Global Infrastructure Facility, the unmet demand for infrastructure around the world is...


Apr 11, 2016, 12:35 ET Bechtel Receives Community Service Business Leader Award

Bechtel, a leading global engineering, procurement and construction company, today announced that it received the 2016 Best of Reston Community...


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...


Feb 03, 2016, 08:45 ET Bechtel Congratulates Employees for Stewardship at U.S. Government Projects in 2015

 Marking the start of its Stewardship Month, Bechtel today applauded accomplishments by employees at the company's affiliated government and...


Feb 02, 2016, 13:22 ET Bechtel's J. Keith Anderson Recognized as Top 25 Newsmaker for 2015 by ENR

 Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, procurement and construction companies, announced today that its chief rigging engineer, J....


Jan 27, 2016, 12:46 ET Bechtel Renews Philanthropic Partnerships Supporting Education, Engineering, and Volunteerism

 Bechtel today announced that it will continue its Signature Program partnerships with four nonprofits: DiscoverE, Engineers Without Borders...


Jan 11, 2016, 16:13 ET Bechtel Close to LNG Completion on Curtis Island with Australia Pacific LNG First Cargo

Bechtel today announced that all three of its Liquefied Natural Gas projects on Curtis Island are now operational with Australia Pacific LNG...


Dec 21, 2015, 13:13 ET Bechtel and Petrofac partnered to support INJAZ UAE on Innovation Day Camp

Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering and construction companies, announced today that it has worked with Petrofac, a leading...