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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 Awarded EPC Contract for Nuclear Project

    Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract for Nuclear Project

    Bechtel has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services for replacing three steam generators at Unit 2 of FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company`s (FENOC) Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station in ...

  • Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract for Third Panda Power Project in Texas

    Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract for Third Panda Power Project in Texas

     Bechtel announced today that the company has been awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction contract for the Panda Temple II Generating Station, a 758-megawatt natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power plant in Temple, Texas, ...

  • 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 and Subsea 7 to Pursue Offshore Wind and Transmission Projects

    Bechtel and Subsea 7 to Pursue Offshore Wind and Transmission Projects

    Bechtel and Subsea 7 announced today that they will work together to develop offshore wind and associated transmission projects in Europe, including the UK and Germany. The non-exclusive joint approach provides customers with Bechtel`s unmatched ...

  • 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 Awarded EPC Contract for State-of-the-Art Power Plant in Texas

    Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract for State-of-the-Art Power Plant in Texas

    Bechtel announced today the company is part of a consortium awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction contract to build a natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power plant for Panda Temple Power, LLC, an affiliate of Panda Power Funds. ...

  • 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 Makes Woman Engineer Magazine`s Top 50 Employers List

    Bechtel Makes Woman Engineer Magazine`s Top 50 Employers List

    Bechtel has been named a top employer by the readers of Woman Engineer magazine, earning a spot on the magazine`s 2012 list of Top 50 Employers. The list is based on the magazine`s annual survey that asks readers which companies they would most ...

  • 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 Awarded EPC Contract for New Solar Power Project

    Bechtel Awarded EPC Contract for New Solar Power Project

    Bechtel has been awarded a contract by enXco, an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company, for the engineering, procurement, and construction of the Catalina Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Generating Project in Kern County in Southern California. Bechtel will also ...

  • 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 ...

  • Nuclear Industry Leader Joins WTP to Advance Project`s Safety Culture

    Nuclear Industry Leader Joins WTP to Advance Project`s Safety Culture

    Bechtel Corporation announced today that Edward "Ward" Sproat is leading a comprehensive effort to advance the nuclear safety and quality culture at the Hanford Waste Treatment Plant (WTP), also known as the "Vit Plant." Bechtel National, Inc. ...

  • 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 ...