Sharing Knowledge and Accelerating Innovation
In partnership with our clients, we provide best-in-class solutions. Our work throughout the water, energy and infrastructure sectors continues to be honored for its excellence by top industry institutions and publications, as does our outstanding commitment to safety. More >>
- MWH Constructors is recipient of the 2012 AWWA Green Ribbon Award.
- Top Firm in Water for the 11th consecutive year in the UK's New Civil Engineer (NCE) annual Consultants File 2012. MWH also achieved a Top 6 position in Waste and 9th in Energy.
- MWH was awarded its fourth Gold Medal for achieving eight consecutive RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Gold Awards and also achieved a Merit Award for its submission for the BSC International Safety Award.
- Glenn Tarbox, Dams Technical Practice Leader for the Americas region, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the United States Society on Dams (USSD) in 2011.
Chacayes Hydropower Project/Construcción Central Hidroeléctrica Chacayes
Location: Alto Cachopoal Valley, Chile
Services: Engineering & Design, Environmental Planning & Management, Construction & Construction Management
MWH provided detailed engineering design services for the 111 MW Chacayes run-of-river hydroelectric project. The project channels the natural flow of the Cachapoal River, utilizing tunnels that minimize environmental impacts and eliminate the need for large reservoirs.
Building a Better World
Building a Better World
Evolving To Meet the World's Needs
Building a Better World is an inherent principle in the way we do business and live our lives as individuals. We aspire to leave a positive, lasting impact on people and the planet. Our organization and our people are aligned with the critical needs of our fast-changing planet and environment. Our global footprint allows us to move the best technologies around the world to meet the needs of our clients, no matter where they are. Our position and service offerings in countries around the world are broad, deep and respected by both our peers and clients.
As the global leaders of the wet infrastructure sector, we see firsthand how critical water is for life on Earth. We continue to partner with organizations who strive to ensure every single community—and every human being—has access to clean water. That’s why responsible wastewater recycling and effective environmental water treatment are so important to us. More >>
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