September 27, 2022

Managers Share Progress, Achievements, Challenges in Roundtable Discussion

Eight managers leading cleanup at EM sites across the DOE complex highlighted successes and shared challenges over the past year during a roundtable discussion at the National Cleanup Workshop.

September 27, 2022

Putting Land Back Into the Hands of Citizens

EM partners near the Hanford, Los Alamos, Portsmouth and Oak Ridge sites highlighted reuse opportunities in the cleanup program during a panel session at the National Cleanup Workshop.

September 20, 2022

Small Businesses Support Environmental Remediation at Los Alamos

As part of its goal to increase small business involvement in the legacy cleanup mission, EM Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) contractor Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos (N3B) recently awarded subcontracts to three small environmental firms.

September 6, 2022

Los Alamos Collaborates on Gaging Station to Monitor Streamflow to Rio Grande

A real-time streamflow gaging station resulting from a collaboration involving the EM Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) was recently installed to enable Buckman Direct Diversion (BDD) staff to decide whether to cease diverting water from the Rio Grande.

July 12, 2022

EM Los Alamos Achieves Key Milestones in Campaign to Determine Closure for Historically Contaminated Sites

The EM Los Alamos Field Office (EM-LA) recently met key milestones in a cleanup campaign to reevaluate whether certain sites around Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) with historical contamination pose a risk to human or environmental health.

April 12, 2022

Upgraded Sampling Process Helps Los Alamos Streamline Key Steps in Cleanup

A significant software improvement is leading to enhanced decision-making on environmental cleanup at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

March 16, 2022

DOE Issues Final Request for Proposal for Technical Assistance Contract for EM Field Sites and Task Order 1 for EM-Los Alamos Field Office

DOE EM issued a Final Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Technical Assistance Contract for EM Field Sites (Site TACs) multiple-award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract and for the EM-LA Field Office TAC Support Task Order.

February 22, 2022

EM Releases Fee Awards for Three Contractors at PPPO, Los Alamos

EM recently released contract fee determination scorecards for three contractors that support the cleanup program at the Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office and EM-LA Field Office based on their performance during the evaluation period of fiscal 2021.

February 1, 2022

Angled Well Drilling Protects Groundwater, Ancient Cultural Sites at Los Alamos

EM crews have successfully completed a complex project that protects cultural and ecological resources throughout the Los Alamos National Laboratory site while enabling more thorough monitoring and characterization of a contaminant plume in groundwater.

December 30, 2021

‘2021 Year in Review’ Highlights EM Cleanup Progress, Priorities

The Office of Environmental Management leveraged the results of years of successful work in 2021 to launch a new era for the U.S. Department of Energy’s cleanup mission, all while continuing to manage the challenging conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic.