John Rapacki

John Rapacki

Chartering Manager Bechtel Global Logistics

John Rapacki joined Bechtel in 2018 after spending more than a decade developing a wide range of commercial and technical expertise in the marine and heavy transport industry. 

A graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, John started his career as a deck officer on board merchant ships. After attaining an M.B.A. from Fordham University in New York, he relocated to Houston, TX where he worked for several industry leaders in semi-submersible ship operations, module transport and onshore heavy haul.

His first Bechtel assignment was the management of ship-to-barge transfers and inland marine transport for a petrochemical giga-project in the northeast United States. He assumed the role of Chartering Manager, Bechtel Global Logistics in 2019. He is tasked with expanding the capabilities and service offerings of BGL in support of the company’s worldwide construction activities.

Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction and project management partner to industry and government. Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact. Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.  
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