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URS Corporation announced that Ken Rueter has been named President and Project Manager for Savannah River Remediation (SRR),

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Call for Entries for NDA Estate Supply Chain Awards 2013 for Nuclear Cleanup

July 31, 2013 – 1:53 pm |

Business entries are now being invited for the prestigious NDA Estate Supply Chain Awards 2013 that recognize outstanding contributions to the nuclear clean-up mission.

EM Delegation Shares Lessons Learned on Tour in France

June 5, 2013 – 3:54 pm |

A senior-level delegation led by EM Senior Advisor Dave Huizenga recently toured nuclear cleanup facilities in France, including a disposal site and a laboratory researching a potential underground radioactive waste repository.

U.S. and Canada Sign Statement of Intent on Nuclear Cleanup

March 5, 2013 – 11:30 am |

The SOI enables information sharing on lessons learned and the development and application of new technologies and approaches to improve the safety, cost effectiveness and schedule of EM and the Canadian Nuclear Legacy Liabilities Program.

DOE to Extend Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Contract at Savannah River Site to September 2016

September 7, 2012 – 9:41 am |

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Savannah River Operations Office has exercised its option to extend the current Savannah River Site Management and Operating contract with Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC (SRNS) for an additional 38 months, from August 1, 2013 to September 2016.

New Consulting Services for Nuclear Cleanup, PROPS, Now Open

August 27, 2012 – 9:59 am |

A new consulting business, PROPS, will focus on development and capture of major nuclear and environmental projects and recruitment of key personnel.

EM, UCOR Quickly Reconcile Oak Ridge Cleanup Contract

July 13, 2012 – 9:25 am | 2 Comments

Oak Ridge’s Environmental Management (EM) program and its prime contractor, URS | CH2M Oak Ridge, LLC (UCOR), celebrated the completion of the site’s cleanup contract reconciliation. The newly aligned contract accurately specifies the projects and activities that the site’s cleanup contractor will perform.

EM Convenes Historic Meeting with Leaders of Tribal Nations

June 20, 2012 – 1:40 pm |

The first-ever Tribal Leader Dialogue marked the largest gathering of leaders of Tribal Nations located near EM cleanup sites with senior DOE officials for a high-level discussion. Their meeting focused on enhancing the involvement of the Tribal Nations in decisions regarding EM’s cleanup mission and future initiatives at EM sites. In all, nine Tribal Nations were represented.

Hanford’s Historic N Reactor Placed In Interim Safe Storage – Largest Hanford Cocooning Project Now Complete

June 14, 2012 – 4:17 pm |

RICHLAND, WASH. – The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) River Corridor contractor,
Washington Closure Hanford, has completed placing N Reactor in interim safe storage, a process
also known as “cocooning.”
N Reactor was the last of nine plutonium …

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Uses Innovative Technology to “Steam Clean” at SRS

June 11, 2012 – 12:29 pm |

Project has created a cost avoidance of over $15 million while removing tons of chemical solvents from beneath the Savannah River Site
 
AIKEN, S.C. – (June11, 2012) Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC (SRNS) recently completed a …

Photographs of Chernobyl and the ghost town of Pripyat by Michael Day

March 8, 2012 – 6:16 am |

A series of photos recently taken by Michael Day and posted to The Telegraph online:
 
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