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May 31, 2016, 08:02 ET Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership Changes

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


May 25, 2016, 07:57 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 Energy...


May 18, 2016, 05:48 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, 05:05 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, 01:50 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, 03:18 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 how ...


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 27-30....


Apr 22, 2016, 02:10 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 Capital Management, announced today the...


Apr 20, 2016, 01:59 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, 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...


Apr 11, 2016, 05:21 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 estimated to be above $1...


Mar 08, 2016, 01:00 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 contributing more ...


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 agreement to pursue...


Feb 25, 2016, 07:45 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 departed...


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 finance,...


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 nuclear...


Feb 02, 2016, 01:22 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. Keith...


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 (EWB),...


Jan 11, 2016, 04:13 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, 01:13 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 international ...


Nov 25, 2015, 02:27 ET Bechtel Hands Over Operating Liquified Natural Gas Plant to QGC in Australia

Bechtel today handed over operational control of the Queensland Curtis LNG plant to its customer, QGC, completing the transition from construction to ...


Nov 24, 2015, 05:27 ET Bechtel Engages Local Virginia High School Students at "Ethics Day"

Volunteers from Bechtel's Reston, VA, office engaged with seniors at South Lakes High School during an Ethics Day training program held today at the...


Nov 18, 2015, 11:00 ET Bechtel Wins Prestigious U.K. Employer Award for Diversity

Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering and construction companies, has won one of the top diversity awards in the U.K. The U.S.-based...