Articles tagged with: DOE-EM
EM’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Tracy Mustin this week sought guidance from the Environmental Management Advisory Board (EMAB) on several topics, including optimizing resources for EM’s technology challenges.
EM Employee Eagerly Examines Curiosity, Continuing Decades-Long Role in Space Missions Across Solar System
In the case of Curiosity, the rover included a nuclear battery containing plutonium-238 as a heat source. The mission was made possible by nuclear space power systems developed by the Energy Department.
The goal of the workshop was to identify opportunities related to EM’s goal to improve project, budget and contract management with the objective of delivering results on time, within cost and with world-class technical competencies.
Senior Advisor for Environmental Management David Huizenga commended employees at the West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP) for safely and successfully managing the decommissioning of the only commercial spent nuclear fuel reprocessing facility …
A board charged with advancing the cleanup of underground waste storage tanks met this month to establish new working groups and draw lessons from recent successes at the Savannah River and Idaho sites.
Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (DOE EM) revamped and expanded peer reviews for its contracts and projects in the past year with a goal of improving performance and delivering results in the world’s largest nuclear cleanup on time and within cost.
Oak Ridge’s EM program recently began operations at a newly constructed facility that will accelerate the completion of remote-handled transuranic (TRU) waste processing at the site by two years and save taxpayers more than $20 million.
The RFQ is proposing a small-business contract for time-and-Materials, for three-years with options up to five-years of performance. The estimated value for the technical services contract is approximately $24.5 million.
The Office of Environmental Management’s (EM) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Program recently paused to observe a notable achievement: completion of more than 100 projects in its $6 billion cleanup of the Manhattan Project and Cold War legacy.
The Department of Energy office of Environmental Management (DOE EM) continues to assist Japan as it recovers from a 2011 nuclear accident through a newly formed bilateral commission established to build on the close, collaborative relationship between the U.S. and Japan.