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Oct 08, 2019, 11:53 ET Chernobyl New Safe Confinement Named One of the Most Influential Projects of the Last 50 Years

The international, 22-year effort to cover and seal off the damaged Chernobyl nuclear plant has been recognized as one of the 50 most influential...


Oct 07, 2019, 14:56 ET Bechtel Recognizes Leading Supply Chain Partners at Annual Awards Event

At its annual Supplier Awards event today in Reston, Virginia, Bechtel recognized more than 60 subcontractors and suppliers for excellence in their...


Oct 02, 2019, 16:36 ET Bechtel Receives Award for The Innovative Information Security Program Cyber Health Index

Bechtel, a trusted engineering, procurement, and construction partner to industry and government, has been named among this year's CSO50 Award...


Sep 05, 2019, 12:27 ET Bechtel and Team Lead Largest Tunneling Effort in Australian History for Sydney Metro

The biggest public transportation project in Australia's history reached a milestone as five 1,000-ton boring machines passed the halfway point in...


Sep 04, 2019, 11:26 ET Cheniere Takes Delivery of Bechtel-built Corpus Christi Train 2

Cheniere Energy and Bechtel have announced the substantial completion of Train 2 at the Corpus Christi Liquefaction (CCL) project. Cheniere is now...


Aug 26, 2019, 15:39 ET Bechtel Business Cleared for Take-off In The Rocket City

Bechtel, the top-ranked U.S. construction firm since 1998, today opened a new office in Huntsville, Alabama at Cummings Research Park (CRP). This...


Aug 21, 2019, 14:09 ET Bechtel, U.S. Department of Energy Open Control Room for Radioactive Waste Treatment Plant

Bechtel, the U.S. Department of Energy, and members of Congress this week marked the opening of a 20,000-square foot control facility for a plant...


Aug 05, 2019, 13:22 ET Millennium Challenge Corporation, Bechtel and Côte d'Ivoire Government Launch New Strategic Collaboration

The U.S. Government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has announced its intent to deploy a new strategic collaboration with Bechtel...


Jul 03, 2019, 12:47 ET Bechtel Continues LNG Leadership With First Cargo Delivered at Corpus Christi's Train 2

Bechtel and customer Cheniere Energy announced the completion of the first commissioning cargo with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Train 2 at the...


Jun 27, 2019, 11:09 ET NASA Chooses Bechtel Team for Design/Build of Second Mobile Launcher for Next U.S. Heavy-Lift Rocket

Bechtel announced today it has been selected to return to the Space Coast in Florida and the space and launch infrastructure market. NASA has chosen...


Jun 19, 2019, 13:43 ET Bechtel-led Team Begins Destruction of Final U.S. Stockpile of Chemical Weapons

With the destruction, in a sealed chamber, of one World War II-era projectile loaded with mustard agent, a Bechtel-led team in Kentucky has begun...


May 29, 2019, 11:06 ET Bechtel-ENKA Completes Kosovo Motorway as The Centerpiece of Regional Economic Growth

Bechtel and joint-venture partner ENKA have completed the construction of Kosovo Motorway Route 6, a 40-mile (or 65 kilometers) four-lane highway...


May 28, 2019, 12:18 ET Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract to Build Rio Grande LNG Project for NextDecade

Bechtel, a global leader in project management, engineering, and construction, has been awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC)...


May 28, 2019, 10:45 ET Bechtel Ranks #1 On ENR List of Top 400 U.S. Contractors of 2019

Bechtel, a global engineering, procurement, and construction leader, has received the No. 1 ranking on the Top 400 List of American contractors for...


Apr 26, 2019, 15:06 ET Bechtel Congratulates International Team on Chernobyl Completion

Bechtel, the global engineering, construction, and project management firm, today congratulated an international team at Chernobyl for successfully...


Apr 01, 2019, 16:35 ET Bechtel Releases 2019 Annual Report Showing Strong Financial and Sustainability Performance

Today, Bechtel Corporation released its Annual Report showing it ended 2018 in a healthy financial position. Through helping customers deliver their...


Mar 27, 2019, 16:36 ET Kevin Edwards to be Honored for Advancing Bechtel's Diversity and Inclusion Program

Kevin Edwards, global manager of the diversity and inclusion program at Bechtel, has been named a recipient of the National Society of Black...


Mar 22, 2019, 16:08 ET Bechtel Completes Major Milestone at the Only Nuclear Plant Under Construction in U.S.

A Bechtel-led team today placed the massive dome on a new nuclear reactor building at Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4 in Georgia, the site of the only...


Mar 08, 2019, 10:41 ET Bechtel-led Team Delivers Radioactive-Waste Retrieval Modules for UK Nuclear Site

A Bechtel-led team has delivered a waste retrieval system, under budget and ahead of schedule, that will help the UK clean up a structure known as...


Feb 21, 2019, 16:24 ET Bechtel Engineer Farhang Ostadan To Be Honored for Advancing the Protection of Nuclear Power Plants Against Earthquakes

Farhang Ostadan, manager of Bechtel's Earthquake Engineering Center, has been announced as the 2019 recipient of the American Society of Civil...


Feb 05, 2019, 12:14 ET Chemical Agent Destruction Plant Safely Neutralizes 100,000 Chemical Weapons

The Bechtel-led team at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant, or PCAPP, is marking a significant milestone: safely eliminating 100,000...


Jan 17, 2019, 14:19 ET Bechtel estará a cargo de la ampliación de la mina de cobre Quebrada Blanca de Teck en Chile

Bechtel, una empresa líder global en ingeniería, adquisiciones y construcción, ha recibido la aprobación de Teck para proceder con la expansión de la ...


Jan 17, 2019, 11:50 ET Bechtel to expand Teck's Quebrada Blanca copper mine in Chile

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction, has received approval from Teck to proceed with the expansion of the Quebrada...


Dec 19, 2018, 15:42 ET Bechtel realizará innovaciones ambientales y de productividad en minería en su nuevo centro en Chile

Bechtel, empresa global de ingeniería, construcción y gestión de proyectos, inauguró el Centro de Innovación de Minería y Metales para liderar el...


Dec 19, 2018, 13:44 ET Bechtel To Drive Productivity and Environmental Innovations in Mining at New Center in Chile

The global engineering, construction, and project management company Bechtel has opened the Bechtel Mining & Metals Innovation Center to lead the...