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DOE Awards Task Order for Disposal of Los Alamos National Lab Waste

November 13, 2013 - 12:00pm


Cincinnati - The Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a task order in support of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Legacy Waste Project to Waste Control Specialists (WCS) of Andrews, Texas under the Environmental Management (EM) Low-Level and Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) Master Contract. This is a fixed-price task order based on pre-established rates with a $2,225,140 value and has a one-year performance period.

The work to be performed under this task order includes the receipt and disposal of 355 cubic yards of Class C Mixed Low-Level Waste generated at the DOE Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, New Mexico. The waste is from clean-up and remediation activities.

WCS is currently the only contractor under the two EM Low-Level and Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal ID/IQ Master Contracts that possess the proper licenses to dispose of Class C Mixed Low-Level Waste.