Bechtel | Engineering the Next 100 Years

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

Inside World War II’s Secret Cities: Part 1
Part 1 of a 2-part series. Every year, some 20 million visitors flock to Washington, D.C. and for most, the grand monuments and memorials, along with the wide variety of museums and galleries top the list of attractions. Indeed, many of the museum buildings themselves are worth seeing up close. But along with the monuments and the must-see attractions touted in the city...
May 11, 2018 8:45 AM ET
Secret Cities, 75 Years Later: Bechtel Highlights Future of Los Alamos, Hanford, Oak Ridge
A museum exhibit profiling a largely untold aspect of a turning point of the 20th century opened today in the U.S. capital, sponsored in part by Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement, and construction. The new exhibit, called Secret Cities: The Architecture and Planning of the Manhattan Project, examines...
May 8, 2018 8:35 AM ET
UPF Diverts 97 Percent of Waste from Landfills
In less than five years, the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) Project has recycled or reused nearly 194 million pounds of materials and diverted more than 97 percent of the project’s total waste from landfills. “Our recycling and reuse effort is...
May 1, 2018 8:15 AM ET
Philippines Coastal Protection: A Green-Grey Approach to Resilience
Bechtel and Conservation International are collaborating on a three-year coastal protection project in the Philippines to demonstrate the potential for natural systems to adapt to the consequences of changes in climate and extreme weather events, and the relevance of setting up grey (engineering) and green (ecosystem conservation) infrastructures in order to build resilience into coastal...
Apr 26, 2018 9:40 AM ET
Bechtel CASE STUDY: “Green-Grey” Approaches to Building Resilient Communities
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 how we can improve the resilience and security of vulnerable communities against the impact and implications of natural...
Apr 3, 2018 3:05 PM ET