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Oct 15, 2020, 13:36 ET Bechtel names new technical Fellows

Bechtel announced today that Wayne Bergstrom and John Minichiello have been elected Fellows. The Bechtel Fellows are a select group of 19 experts in...


Oct 14, 2020, 13:12 ET Bechtel-affiliated team selected for advanced nuclear reactor demonstration project

A team led by TerraPower, which includes Bechtel as its partner for plant design, licensing, procurement, and construction, will receive matching...


Oct 08, 2020, 14:34 ET TerraPower chooses Bechtel as engineering, construction partner for Natrium™ reactor and energy system demonstration project

TerraPower today unveiled Bechtel as its plant design, licensing, procurement, and construction partner in a federal grant application to build a...


Sep 17, 2020, 11:22 ET Chemical Destruction Plant Eliminates 155mm Mustard Projectiles from Colorado Stockpile

The Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP) team announced the safe and efficient destruction of nearly 300,000 155mm chemical weapons...


Sep 10, 2020, 14:15 ET Bechtel part of Northrop Grumman nationwide team awarded US Air Force ICBM modernization contract

Bechtel National, Inc, the U.S. government contracting subsidiary of Bechtel Corp., is part of the Northrop Grumman-led nationwide team selected this ...


Aug 24, 2020, 15:48 ET US Versatile Test Reactor Program Chooses Bechtel-led Team

A Bechtel-led team has been selected to enter negotiations to design, engineer, and build the U.S. Versatile Test Reactor – a first-of-a-kind...


Aug 13, 2020, 04:30 ET Bechtel completes 10-year partnership supporting Gabon's roadmap to prosperity

Bechtel has completed its decade-long master planning and construction partnership with the Government of Gabon, together creating a roadmap to...


Aug 05, 2020, 19:17 ET Bechtel Appoints New Presidents To Lead Its Global Oil, Gas & Chemicals And Mining & Metals Businesses

Bechtel today announced the appointments of Paul Marsden as president of the company's Oil, Gas & Chemicals (OG&C) business and Ailie MacAdam as...


Jul 30, 2020, 13:12 ET Bechtel Elevates Jack Futcher To Vice Chairman; Appoints Craig Albert President And Chief Operating Officer

Bechtel Group, Inc. announced today that Craig Albert, who has led the company's Infrastructure business unit since 2016, will succeed Jack Futcher...


Jun 17, 2020, 16:33 ET Bechtel Nuclear Engineer Selected for Congressional Science and Engineering Fellowship

The American Nuclear Society (ANS) has selected a Bechtel nuclear engineer as the 2020 recipient of the Glenn T. Seaborg Congressional Science and...


Jun 16, 2020, 09:00 ET Bechtel Joint Venture Completes Construction Of Silicon Valley Rail Stations

Passengers in San Clara County are now connected by rail to opportunities in San Francisco, thanks to a newly completed Silicon Valley Extension to...


May 26, 2020, 16:30 ET Bechtel Sets Top of Unit 3 at U.S. Nuclear Plant Construction Site

On May 21, a Bechtel-led construction team set a massive cooling water tank on Plant Vogtle Unit 3, the first of only two new nuclear units under...


May 26, 2020, 14:33 ET Bechtel Again Ranks #1 On ENR List of Top 400 U.S. Contractors

Bechtel, a global engineering, procurement, and construction leader, has ranked No. 1 on the Engineering News-Record list of Top 400 U.S. contractors ...


May 12, 2020, 17:00 ET Milestone Marked at Kentucky Chemical Weapons Destruction Plant

A Bechtel-led team has successfully completed the destruction of projectiles containing the nerve agent GB at a chemical weapons facility in Kentucky....


May 05, 2020, 12:09 ET Bechtel Group Foundation Establishes Bechtel COVID-19 Relief Fund in Partnership with GlobalGiving

The Bechtel Group Foundation will donate $3 million to communities across the world coping with the coronavirus pandemic, in partnership with the...


Apr 23, 2020, 12:24 ET New Low-emissions Plant Will Power One Million More Homes In New York State

One million additional homes in New York state will receive low-carbon, affordable, safe and reliable power from the newly completed Cricket Valley...


Apr 01, 2020, 16:41 ET U.S. Government Extends Bechtel Contract for Chemical Weapons Destruction

The U. S. government this week formally added three years to the current Bechtel contract to destroy 2,600 tons of surplus chemical weapons stored at ...


Mar 31, 2020, 16:00 ET Bechtel Completes Major Milestone at U.S. Nuclear Plant Construction Site

A Bechtel-led construction team today placed the massive reactor building dome on Unit 4, the second of the only two new nuclear units currently...


Mar 16, 2020, 16:18 ET Bechtel Annual Report Shows Strong Performance for 2019

Bechtel Corporation has released its Annual Report showing the company closed 2019 in a strong financial position. Bechtel helped customers expand...


Mar 03, 2020, 10:10 ET Sempra Energy Subsidiary Port Arthur LNG And Bechtel Sign EPC Agreement

Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) and Bechtel today announced that their respective subsidiaries, Port Arthur LNG, LLC and Bechtel Oil, Gas, and Chemicals,...


Feb 26, 2020, 12:00 ET Bechtel Joins Northrop Grumman's Ground Based Strategic Deterrent Team

Bechtel National Inc., the U.S. government contracting subsidiary of Bechtel Corp., today announced it has joined the Northrop Grumman Corp. team...


Feb 07, 2020, 11:00 ET Bechtel Returns To New York To Help Solve the City's Biggest Infrastructure Challenges

Bechtel, the top-ranked engineering and construction company in the U.S., has opened a new office in New York City to support local leaders in...


Feb 05, 2020, 17:15 ET Nerve Agent Weapons Destruction Now Underway at Kentucky Plant

A Bechtel-led team has successfully started up a plant in Kentucky that will disassemble and destroy the final portion of the stockpile of U.S....


Jan 08, 2020, 13:10 ET Bechtel Sharpens Focus On Customers, Talent and New Markets

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), has established the corporate Strategy and Business Development group to ...


Dec 17, 2019, 10:48 ET Bechtel Reopens Office in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia To Meet

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), has re-opened its office in Al Khobar to meet the increasing demand for...