Partnering with Communities and Society

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Partnering with Communities and Society

You will find Bechtel colleagues helping communities all around the world to improve the quality of life where we work and live.

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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
Bechtel-Sponsored Teams to Compete in FIRST® Robotics World Championship
Reston, VA, April 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- Eleven high school teams sponsored by Bechtel are competing in the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) World Championship in St. Louis, April 27-30. They are among more than 550 teams from around the world that qualified to compete in this event, considered the preeminent celebration of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The...
Apr 28, 2016 11:30 AM ET
Bechtel Receives Community Service Business Leader Award
RESTON, Va., April 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Bechtel, a leading global engineering, procurement and construction company, today announced that it received the 2016 Best of Reston Community Service Award yesterday evening from the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce and Cornerstones. Six individual and two corporate honorees were recognized for making a difference in the...
Apr 11, 2016 12:40 PM ET
Bechtel and EWB-USA Partner to Improve Access to Safe Water
Access to water is a global issue that affects more than a billion people. By 2025, it is estimated that 3.5 billion people may live with extreme water scarcity. Together with Engineers Without Borders-USA, Bechtel colleagues are working with vulnerable communities to build resilient infrastructure and improve access to safe, reliable drinking water. Read Bechtel’s latest blog article...
Mar 3, 2016 3:25 PM ET
Shifting Stakeholder Engagement to Stakeholder Trust
The economic, social, and environmental effects of three massive projects on a small coastal city in Gladstone have been significant. A “trust deficit” with its nearly 35,000 residents required Bechtel to rethink our stakeholder engagement approach. Together with our customers and partners, we shifted from a transactional model of stakeholder engagement to a transformational...
Feb 29, 2016 5:15 PM ET