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2014-10-21 16:23:37

Company to Design and Build New Liquefaction Train at FortisBC Tilbury LNG Plant in British Columbia HOUSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel started construction at the Tilbury Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility in British Columbia. FortisBC, the owner and operator of the facility, awarded Bechtel an engineering, procurement, and construction contract to expand its Tilbury facility, which will include a new 1-billion-cubic-foot full-containment LNG storage tank. The company...

2014-10-08 12:22:36

Company Brings World-Class LNG Project Delivery Experience HOUSTON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel has been selected by Louisiana LNG Energy, LLC to provide front-end engineering and design for a new midscale liquefaction facility and export terminal in Louisiana, south of New Orleans on the Mississippi River. The design will center on a modular approach, which shortens the construction schedule and accommodates future expansion....

2014-10-06 12:21:32

Company Creates New Global Infrastructure Business Unit, Announces Leadership Changes RESTON, Va., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, project management, and construction companies, announced today that the company will combine its civil and most of its power business units to create the Bechtel Infrastructure global business unit (GBU). The Infrastructure GBU will be among the company's largest, serving a variety of customers around the...

2014-10-01 16:22:11

Project Will Treat and Immobilize Manhattan Project and Cold War Radioactive Waste RESTON, Va., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Bechtel announced that the U.S. Department of Energy has authorized the company to resume engineering work on a key facility in a complex of buildings at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant--a facility in Washington state that will treat some of the nation's most challenging liquid radioactive waste. The resumption comes after considerable...

2014-09-30 16:22:34

HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana LNG Energy, LLC ("LLNGE"), has selected Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Inc. ("Bechtel") to provide front-end engineering and design ("FEED") for LLNGE's mid-scale LNG export terminal currently under development in Louisiana along the Mississippi River (the "Project"). The Project, which is expected to be online in late 2017, has initial export capacity of 2.0 million tonnes per annum ("MTPA"), possesses deep-water access for very...

2014-09-25 12:23:56

Plant Begins Producing Power Ahead of Schedule FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced today that it has completed the Panda Temple I Generating Station in Temple, Texas, two weeks ahead of schedule. The 758-megawatt natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power facility is owned by Panda Power Funds and boasts advanced emissions control technology that makes it one of the cleanest plants in the nation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140925/148389 "The...

2014-09-08 08:37:33

MIDDLEBURG, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Sciences International Corporation (DSIC), an advanced technology provider of security and detection systems, and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), a premiere science and technology research institution and U.S. federal laboratory, today announced they have been recognized by the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) as a 2014 Excellence in Technology Transfer award winner....

2014-09-02 12:21:15

Leading Engineering and Construction Firm Ranked Highest Among U.S.-Based Contractors RESTON, Va., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel once again has been named one of the world's top contractors by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a leading publication for the engineering and construction industry. The company ranked third on the magazine's Top 250 International Contractors list, the same as last year, and ninth on the Top 250 Global Contractors list, one spot up from last year. On...

2014-08-19 12:22:50

Hydro Testing Confirms Tanks Are Safe and Ready for Storage GLADSTONE, Australia, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel has successfully hydro tested two additional liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks built on Curtis Island in Queensland. The tests confirm that the tanks built for the Australia Pacific LNG and Santos GLNG plants are ready to store LNG and follow the successful test of a tank at the Queensland Curtis LNG project earlier this year. Bechtel is the engineering,...

2014-07-31 16:24:07

Brendan Bechtel Named President and Chief Operating Officer RESTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bechtel, one of the world's leading engineering, construction, and project management organizations, announced today that Brendan Bechtel will become president and chief operating officer and a member of the board of directors of Bechtel Group, Inc. He will report to Bill Dudley, the company's chief executive officer. Bechtel, son of Chairman of the Board Riley Bechtel,...


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