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

Transitioning from Climate Commitments to Implementation
Across the globe, about 1,200 new coal-fired plants are being proposed, with China and India together accounting for 76 percent of the proposed new coal power capacities.  Furthermore, even though the projected renewables share of the global energy mix by 2030 is expected to grow, fossil fuels will be a significant electric generation—about 44 percent. These trends show there is still more to...
Jul 12, 2016 12:25 PM ET
Local Content Policies & Programs: An Enabler for Development & Growth in Africa
As governments look for ways to elevate local capacity and bolster economic development, right-sizing local content policies and programs can incentivize financial investment, and technical and technological transfers that will benefit countries competing to attract the best companies, as well as companies searching for the most attractive markets to maximize efficiencies and manage costs....
Jul 1, 2016 10:05 AM ET
Setting Corporate Expectations in Driving Human Rights and Human Value
Bechtel’s global head of Sustainability, Tam Nguyen, talked recently with Forbes contributor Christopher P. Skroupa about labor and human rights and business. Here is their interview:
Jun 22, 2016 12:50 PM ET
This One Chart Keeps Bechtel's Heir Apparent Up at Night
Bechtel is one of the largest and most successful construction companies in American history. But that doesn’t mean that its president and future CEO Brendan Bechtel can afford to rest on his laurels. Bechtel recently opened up to Fortune, participating in an in-depth feature on the company for the first time in 30 years, in which...
May 31, 2016 4:30 PM ET
Bechtel Congratulates Affiliated Sites for Sustainability Excellence Awards
RESTON, Va., May 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- The U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration has awarded three Bechtel-affiliated sites all twelve of the agency's Sustainability Awards for 2016. The Y-12 National Security Complex, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory were recognized for helping aid the department in meeting its goals...
May 19, 2016 9:25 AM ET