Bechtel Releases Annual Sustainability Report

Report highlights expertise to deliver next generation sustainable development
Jan 12, 2017 1:30 PM ET
Press Release

Reston, Va., January 12, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Bechtel announced today the release of its annual sustainability report, showcasing projects and innovations that are delivering sustainable cities, fostering cleaner energy, and preserving scarce water resources worldwide.

Bechtel delivers the most complex projects in the world for its customers. These feats are not only modern engineering marvels; they spur long-term prosperity and growth that transform countries and lives. Bechtel delivered for its customers, partners, and society:

  • Clean power for homes, cities, and businesses
  • Rail networks that ease pollution and congestion while improving urban mobility
  • Communities more resilient to extreme weather and natural disasters through our volunteer programs
  • Less waste, energy, and water use at our projects and offices
  • A legacy of sustainability at our projects long after our work is complete

Bechtel also made progress on its strategy to advance sustainability across the business. The company implemented new tools, procedures, and initiatives to spur innovation, reduce its environmental footprint, and protect vulnerable workers and communities.

Bechtel’s 2016 Sustainability Report is available online at:

About Bechtel:
Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security, and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 58,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.