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DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford Tank Closure Contract
February 14, 2019
DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford Tank Closure Contract
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DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford Central Plateau Cleanup Contract
February 14, 2019
DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford Central Plateau Cleanup Contract
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DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford 222-S Laboratory Contract
February 7, 2019
DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford 222-S Laboratory Contract
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DOE Awards Task Order for the Environmental Management Test Bed Initiative Completion
January 28, 2019
DOE today announced the award of a cost-plus-fixed-fee task order under the IDIQ contract for the DOE EM Test Bed Initiative (TBI).
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Department of Energy Awards Contract For Hanford Site Occupational Medical Services
December 31, 2018
The DOE today awarded a contract to provide a variety of services at the Hanford Site, called the Hanford Occupational Medical Services Contract.
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Department of Energy Issues Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Funding Opportunity Announcement
December 18, 2018
Approximately $37 million in new research and development grants available for small businesses.
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DOE Award Outfall 200 Mercury Treatment Facility Contract
December 4, 2018
The Department of Energy today announced the award of the Outfall 200 Mercury Treatment Facility contract to APTIM-North Wind Construction JV, LLC.
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DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Environmental Management (EM) Idaho Cleanup Project (ICP) - Radioactive Waste Man...
November 14, 2018
The DOE today issued a RFI/Sources Sought for the EM Idaho Cleanup Project - Radioactive Waste Management Complex Closure and Other Mission Objectives
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DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (GDP) Decontamination and Decommissioning (D&D)
November 14, 2018
DOE today issued a Request for Information/Sources Sought for the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (GDP) Decontamination and Decommissioning Project
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DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Environmental Management (EM) West Valley Demonstration Project (WVDP) Phase 1B D...
October 10, 2018
DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for EM WVDP Phase 1B Deactivation & Demolition (D&D) and Soil Remediation Procurement
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EM News Flashes

EM's Business Opportunities Forum is March 5 at Waste Management Conference in Phoenix
February 11, 2019
EM's next quarterly public forum to discuss upcoming business opportunities in the legacy nuclear cleanup program is set for Tuesday, March 5.
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Idaho Crews Tackle Challenging Waste Boxes
January 15, 2019
EM and its cleanup contractor at the Idaho National Laboratory Site are on a AMWTP mission to segregate debris waste for permanent disposal at WIPP.
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DOE Releases Final Environmental Impact Statement for Cleanup of Area IV and the Northern Buffer Zone at Santa Susana Field Laboratory
December 18, 2018
Today, DOE released the EIS for Remediation of Area IV and the Northern Buffer Zone of the SSFL in Ventura County, California.
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EM's Next Business Opportunity Forum is Set for Oct. 4 in Knoxville
September 19, 2018
EM's next quarterly public forum to discuss upcoming business opportunities in the legacy nuclear cleanup program is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 4.
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Assistant Secretary White Lays Out Plans for Contracting, Regulatory Reform at Radwaste
September 6, 2018
Following is EM Assistant Secretary Anne White’s keynote address to the 2018 Radwaste Summit on Sept. 4, as prepared for delivery.
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DOE Under Secretary Dabbar to Speak at 2018 National Cleanup Workshop
July 25, 2018
DOE Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar is set to provide a keynote address at the 2018 National Cleanup Workshop, to be held Sept. 11-13.
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Rep. Mike Simpson Joins 2018 National Cleanup Workshop Speakers
July 17, 2018
Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho) is the latest speaker confirmed to participate in the 2018 National Cleanup Workshop, to be held Sept. 11-13.
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Rep. Fleischmann, DOE Officials Join List of National Cleanup Workshop Speakers
July 10, 2018
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.), chairman of the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, and several DOE officials join the list of confirmed speakers.
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First Speakers Announced for 2018 National Cleanup Workshop
June 28, 2018
First Speakers Announced for 2018 National Cleanup Workshop
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EM's Next Business Opportunity Forum is July 31
June 25, 2018
EM's next quarterly public forum to discuss upcoming business opportunities in the legacy nuclear cleanup program is set for Tuesday, July 31.
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EM Newsletters

SPRU Reaches Milestone With Conclusion of Demolition Work
February 12, 2019
EM and cleanup contractor AECOM have marked a major milestone with the removal of all buildings, foundations, and debris at the Separations Process.
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Tank Farm Pump Pull Moves ORP Closer to DFLAW Operations
February 12, 2019
EM’s Office of River Protection (ORP) and its tank farm contractor have safely completed a pump removal of outdated, contaminated equipment.
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Moab UMTRA Project Doubles Weekly Train Shipments
February 12, 2019
EM’s Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project recently began doubling its weekly mill tailings train shipments from two to four.
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Demolition of ETTP’s Largest Remaining Structure Begins at Oak Ridge
February 12, 2019
Demolition of the largest facility still standing at the East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP) is underway.
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New Spent Nuclear Fuel Buckets at INL Site Extend Storage Facility’s Mission
February 12, 2019
EM and cleanup contractor Fluor Idaho at DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site created inventive new fuel buckets.
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Project Boosts Efficiency of Hanford Groundwater Extraction System
February 12, 2019
A expansion of the Hanford Site’s groundwater extraction system allows EM’s Richland Operations Office and CH2M HILL to treat contaminated water
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National Safety Council Honors Oak Ridge Contractor CEO
February 12, 2019
The National Safety Council has recognized the head of Oak Ridge’s lead environmental cleanup contractor as a 2019 CEO Who “Gets It".
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DOE, SRNS Gather With Protégés to Reflect on Mentorship Program Success
February 12, 2019
DOE officials joined with Savannah River Nuclear Solutions and its subcontractors for a event focused on improvement of the mentor-protege program.
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Environmental Research Provides Key Insights for Mercury Cleanup
February 5, 2019
Researchers at ORNL's Aquatic Ecological Laboratory are advancing the understanding of mercury’s impact on fish, wildlife, and streams.
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Virtual Capabilities Help Engineers Design Hanford Tank Farm Barrier
February 5, 2019
EM’s Office of River Protection and its tank farms contractor are set to use virtual capabilities to inspect an upcoming project.
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