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REMOVING HIGH-RISK COMPONENTS FROM K-25 DEMOLITION CONTINUES

January 20, 2013 – 10:43 pm |

In a complex task made more complicated by building conditions, historical restraints, and the fact that it was just plain hot, URS | CH2M Oak Ridge (UCOR) has safely removed the highest threat remaining at the mammoth K-25 building at the East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP).

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Dounreay Begins Returning Material to National Fuel Stocks

December 20, 2012 – 8:49 am |

Nuclear material left over from Dounreay’s research work in the 20th century is being returned to national fuel stocks as part of the site’s clean-up and closure.

Savannah River Remediation Meets Production Goals

November 14, 2012 – 11:43 am |

The Defense Waste Processing Facility (DWPF), the facility that glassifies highly radioactive waste from the Savannah River Site’s massive underground waste tanks, set a new production record.

Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Cleanup Project Steps into Spotlight at International Meeting in Vienna

October 23, 2012 – 8:32 am |

The Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project has kept the United States at the forefront of characterization, remediation, and end-state reuse of uranium millsites around the world.

F Reactor Area Cleanup Complete

September 20, 2012 – 8:37 am |

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) contractors have cleaned up the F Reactor Area, the first reactor area at the Hanford Site in southeastern Washington state to be fully remediated.

Zero Injuries at Savannah River Remediation Nets $500 to Helping Hands, Inc.

June 4, 2012 – 2:28 pm |
Savannah River Remediation (SRR) employees Daren Baynham and Robbin Wolfenden (right) present a $500 check to Carmen Landy, Executive Director of Helping Hands, Inc., as part of SRR’s Zero Injuries campaign.

 
When SRR employees work a month without any injuries that result in days away from work, the company presents a $500 check to a local charity selected by the employees.
Helping Hands, Inc., was selected for …

David Brockman Announced as New CEO of SA Technology

May 29, 2012 – 5:38 pm |

SA Technology announced today that David Brockman will be joining the Company as CEO on June 11, 2012. David was most recently the Chief Energy Advisor at MRI Global and prior to that he was the Department of Energy’s (DOE) manager at Hanford, WA.

Access Hundreds of Companies in the Industry

May 21, 2012 – 1:25 pm |

Visit the NDR Buyers Guide to access hundreds of companies doing business in the Nuclear Decommissioning Industry. Read descriptions of companies’ offerings, get contact info and more at www.buyersguide.ndreport.com.

Last Fuel Shipment Leaves K West Basin

May 14, 2012 – 3:08 pm |

CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company have successfully transported the last fragments of irradiated fuel from a reactor basin along the Columbia River to a storage facility on the Central Plateau of the Hanford Site in …

AMEC awarded management and field support subcontract for Moab remediation project

March 30, 2012 – 4:41 pm |

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been awarded a five year subcontract from Portage, Inc., a business based in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to provide management and field support staff for the remediation …

EM Aims for Major Accomplishments in 2013 Budget Request

February 14, 2012 – 6:15 am |

Monday EM Acting Assistant Secretary David Huizenga rolled out EM’s $5.65 billion budget request for fiscal year 2013 that would support major accomplishments in all areas of the program’s environmental cleanup mission.

Highlights of scheduled accomplishments across …