Bechtel | Engineering the Next 100 Years

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Bechtel | Engineering the Next 100 Years

Bechtel delivers sustainability across its projects using a full-spectrum approach that involves its core engineering, procurement and construction functions, and strategic services.

Learn more about how this approach helps:

2030 goals and targets

Read about Bechtel’s long-term goals and targets to address global sustainability issues. These  include contributing 100 ideas to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and increasing resilience against natural hazards for millions worldwide.

Click here to read Bechtel’s 2016 Sustainability Report

Click here to read Build100 Blog – dedicated to addressing critical sustainability challenges

Content from this campaign

Innovating For Engagement
Goal 11. Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. As part of Bechtel’s commitment to contribute 100 ideas to support the United Nation’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we examine the use of virtual reality to enhance the participation of...
May 9, 2019 8:35 AM ET
Construction Practices For A Sustainable Future
Goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. Target 13.2. Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies, and planning. Problem ...
May 3, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Additive Manufacturing Beyond Hobbyist 3D Printing
Additive manufacturing (AM) already has many industrial uses, with more being discovered every year. Similar in principle to 3D printing, but distinct in execution, AM is the process of joining materials to make objects from 3D models, usually layer by layer, followed by a finishing process that prepares the new part for installation or use. While 3D printing excels at producing models and...
Dec 17, 2018 10:30 AM ET
Building Inclusivity from the Beginning
Author: John McGrath Contributors: Juliet Whitcomb, Tam Nguyen As part of Bechtel’s commitment to contribute 100 ideas to support the United Nation’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), this case study examines the efforts to build local inclusivity in urban communities impacted by major construction projects. SDG 11: Make cities...
Sep 20, 2018 12:30 PM ET
The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on the Construction Industry
The idea that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robots will take our jobs and eventually conquer the world makes for a great summer blockbuster, but this fear of AI-robot overlords is grossly exaggerated.  I personally welcome the AI and robot revolution. Robots won’t replace our talented construction craft. Instead, a new generation of robots will strengthen our builders by performing...
Aug 28, 2018 8:15 AM ET