Headquarters. San Francisco

Branch Offices.

Bechtel's employees are working on 900 projects in about 60 countries.


In 1898, Warren Bechtel founded the Warren A. Bechtel Co., which specialized in railroad jobs and the construction of roads, tunnels, bridges, and dams.

Areas of Expertise.

Bechtel is an engineering-construction firm that provides technical and management services to develop, manage, engineer, build, and operate installations for customers worldwide.

Key Markets.

Power, civil infrastructure, government services, industrial, mining and metals, petroleum and chemicals, pipelines, and telecommunications. The company has completed more than 350 fossil-fired power plant units.