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  • Bechtel Close to LNG Completion on Curtis Island with Australia Pacific LNG First Cargo

    Bechtel Close to LNG Completion on Curtis Island with Australia Pacific LNG First Cargo

    Bechtel announced that all three of its Liquefied Natural Gas projects on Curtis Island are now operational with Australia Pacific LNG exporting its first cargo. Four of the six LNG trains to be constructed by Bechtel on Curtis ...

  • Bechtel Engineer Named Tri-Cities Engineer of the Year

    Bechtel Engineer Named Tri-Cities Engineer of the Year

    Bechtel engineer John Olson, a deputy technical manager at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP), has been named Tri-Cities Engineer of the Year.  Olson was recognized for his significant technical contributions to engineering ...

  • Bechtel Acquires Chevron´s Waste Water Treatment Technology

    Bechtel Acquires Chevron´s Waste Water Treatment Technology

    Bechtel announced today the company has purchased Chevron`s Waste Water Treatment (WWT) Process, a technology that improves the efficiency of petroleum refineries.  The WWT Process is a proprietary, two-stage sour water stripping process that ...

  • Bechtel Team Receives Top DOE Safety Award

    Bechtel Team Receives Top DOE Safety Award

    Bechtel announced today that Savannah River Remediation (SRR) has received the U.S. Department of Energy`s (DOE) Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star of Excellence award. The honor recognizes SRR for its programs to ensure the health and safety ...

  • Bechtel Announces New Phase of First-of-a-Kind Port Design Research

    Bechtel Announces New Phase of First-of-a-Kind Port Design Research

    Bechtel announced today that a groundbreaking study to improve the safety of shipping ports has entered a new phase. The Research on the Passing Effects on Ships (ROPES) project, an international joint-industry research initiative led by Bechtel, ...

  • Bechtel Provides Views on State of U.S. Environmental Cleanup Work

    Bechtel Provides Views on State of U.S. Environmental Cleanup Work

    Bechtel announced today five of its leading authorities on environmental cleanup will share their insights at the 24th Annual Weapons Complex Monitor Waste Management & Cleanup Decision Makers` Forum. The event takes place this week in Amelia ...

  • Bechtel Responds to DOE Internal Memo Regarding Safety of Waste Treatment Plant Design

    Bechtel Responds to DOE Internal Memo Regarding Safety of Waste Treatment Plant Design

    Bechtel today responded to a memo that questions the company`s ability to safely design the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP), also known as the Vit Plant. The facility will treat 56 million gallons of radioactive waste currently stored ...

  • Bechtel Teams With Ocean Exploration Trust to Advance STEM Education

    Bechtel Teams With Ocean Exploration Trust to Advance STEM Education

    Bechtel announced today the company is sponsoring nine teachers and five students participating in a pair of 2012 Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) programs that promote science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education to a global audience. ...

  • 12 Million Safe Hours at Hanford Waste Treatment Plant

    12 Million Safe Hours at Hanford Waste Treatment Plant

    Bechtel Corporation announced today that workers at the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant, known as the Vit Plant, have worked more than 12 million hours without an injury that resulted in a worker missing a single day of work. The ...

  • Bechtel Announces Plan to Continue Strengthening WTP Safety Culture

    Bechtel Announces Plan to Continue Strengthening WTP Safety Culture

    Bechtel unveiled its comprehensive plan to continue strengthening its commitment to nuclear safety and quality at the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) project in Washington state. In the plan, the Bechtel leadership team ...

  • Bechtel Reaches Safety Milestone at Hanford Waste Treatment Plant

    Bechtel Reaches Safety Milestone at Hanford Waste Treatment Plant

    Bechtel Corporation announced today that workers at the Hanford Waste Treatment Plant, also known as the "Vit Plant," surpassed 11 million hours without an injury resulting in a lost work day. More than 2,700 people at the Vit Plant worked safely ...

  • Bechtel Project Director Reaffirms Commitment to WTP Safety Culture

    Bechtel Project Director Reaffirms Commitment to WTP Safety Culture

     Bechtel`s project director at the Hanford Waste Treatment Plant (WTP), also known as the "Vit Plant," has publicly reaffirmed project leadership`s commitment to ensuring a world-class nuclear safety and quality culture at WTP. Frank Russo ...

  • Bechtel Project Receives National Safety Award

    Bechtel Project Receives National Safety Award

    Bechtel Corporation announced today the Waste Treatment Plant, also known as the "Vit Plant," received a 2012 Safe-in-Sound award from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the National Hearing Conservation ...

  • Bechtel Engineer Recognized as Industry Role Model

    Bechtel Engineer Recognized as Industry Role Model

    Bechtel engineer Colleen Layman has received the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) 2011 Emerging Leaders Award in Manufacturing and Construction. The Emerging Leaders Awards recognize women engineers for their technical excellence and serving as a ...