Stephen Davison Bechtel
Bechtel Group, Inc.
San Francisco, CA
Engineer; Company executive (engineering)
Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Engineering and Technology
Work has resulted in significant contributions to U.S. and world infrastructure development. Third-generation head of a global engineering-construction business for 30 years, he was awarded the National Medal of Technology for his outstanding leadership in the engineering profession with special recognition for his contributions to the development and application of advanced management techniques to world-class industrial projects.