SOURCE: Bechtel


August 24, 2012 13:17 ET

Bechtel Recognized as One of the World's Top Contractors

Company Ranks Highest Among U.S.-Based Contractors on ENR's 2012 Lists

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Aug 24, 2012) - Bechtel has once again 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 5th on the magazine's Top 225 International Contractors list, which is determined by the revenue a company generates outside of its home country. Bechtel ranked 10th on the Top 225 Global Contractors list, which is based on a company's revenue worldwide. On both lists, Bechtel was the highest ranked company headquartered in the United States. 

"Each year customers count on us to deliver some of the most challenging projects in the world and we continue to do that through the knowledge and dedication of the people who work at Bechtel," said Bechtel President and Chief Operating Officer Bill Dudley. "These rankings are made possible because of our customers and our colleagues and we thank them both."

In addition to being ranked among the top international and global contractors, Bechtel has been named ENR's top U.S. contractor for the last 14 years.

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 five global business units that specialize in civil infrastructure; power generation, communications and transmission; mining and metals; oil, gas and chemicals; and government services.

Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 22,000 projects in 140 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 employees team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 50 countries.

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