October 27, 2016 1:39 PM ET

Construction and Engineering

Company Overview of Bechtel Corporation

Company Overview

Bechtel Corporation provides engineering, procurement, construction, and project and construction management services. The company also offers master planning; startup, management and operations, and maintenance support services; sustainability solutions, such as innovative engineering and design, local capacity development, sustainable procurement and construction, facilities operation and management, renewable energy, risk management, site management, and performance standards alignment, and technology licensing and consulting services. It serves infrastructure, defense and nuclear security, environmental cleanup and management, mining and metals, oil, gas and chemicals, power, tanks, tele...

50 Beale Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States

Founded in 1898





Key Executives for Bechtel Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 63
President and Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Nuclear, Security & Environmental Business Unit and President of Bechtel National Inc
President of Oil, Gas, and Chemicals
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Bechtel Corporation Key Developments

Bechtel to Upgrade Texas Refinery for ExxonMobil

Bechtel has been awarded a contract to upgrade the ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, where the company will apply ExxonMobil's proprietary SCANfining technology to increase the production of motor fuels. Bechtel has already begun design work on the Beaumont refinery upgrades. Construction is planned to start in mid-2016 with targeted start-up in 2018.

Bechtel Produces Liquefied Natural Gas from GLNG Train 2

Bechtel has announced that GLNG Project Train 2, the fifth of six production trains on Curtis Island, has successfully begun producing liquefied natural gas (LNG). The three LNG projects continue smooth transition towards operations with just one train on the Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) project to complete commissioning and startup before the entire program moves into long-term operations, producing more than 25 million tonnes of LNG per annum. APLNG Train 2, the final production train on Curtis Island, is expected to begin producing LNG later this year, completing Bechtel's concentration of greenfield construction anywhere in its 118-year history.

Bechtel, Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd. and Japan Gas Corporation Enter to Build New UK Nuclear Plant

Bechtel announced it has been selected, with joint venture partners Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd. and Japan Gas Corporation, to deliver a new, two-reactor nuclear plant in Wales, United Kingdom for plant owner Horizon Nuclear Power. The agreement brings together the capabilities of three industry leaders. Bechtel has delivered megaprojects in the UK including the Channel Tunnel, High Speed 1, and Crossrail for more than 60 years and has performed services on more than 150 nuclear power plants worldwide.

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