Promoting Economic Development

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Promoting Economic Development

Bechtel has a long-held belief that we are building more than projects, we are progressing society through economic development.

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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
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 Among Experts Speaking on Investing in Sustainable Infrastructure
Reston, Va., April 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- According to the World Bank’s Global Infrastructure Facility, the unmet demand for infrastructure around the world is estimated to be above $1 trillion per year. Meeting the financing need for bankable and sustainable projects is a priority, for both...
Apr 11, 2016 4:35 PM ET