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July 16, 2019
Centerra-SRS helicopter pilots and mechanics are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration. They ensure aircraft at the Savannah River Site are prepared to depart from staging areas in accordance with the site's mission and operational needs.
SRS Protective Force Services Contractor Receives ‘Excellent’ Scorecard Rating
Savannah River Site (SRS) protective force services contractor Centerra-SRS earned an overall “excellent” performance rating and about $3.1 million.
July 16, 2019
Members of the Savannah River Site aviation program team.
DOE Honors SRS Aviation Program With National Excellence Award
DOE recently honored the Savannah River Site’s aviation department with an excellence award, presented annually to the top program across the DOE.
June 4, 2019
Steve Wedvik, center, works in CH2M HILL BWXT West Valley’s (CHBWV) environmental services division, while also serving as the fire chief for the West Valley Volunteer Hose Company.
West Valley Cleanup Workers Serve as Emergency Responders 24/7
Sixteen of cleanup contractor CH2M HILL BWXT West Valley’s (CHBWV) more than 200 employees volunteer at several local fire departments.
December 18, 2018
As the Savannah River Site (SRS) security contractor, Centerra-SRS provides access control, property protection, law enforcement, aviation support, alarm assessment, and a tactical special response team with advanced weaponry.
Savannah River Site Security Contractor Receives ‘Excellent’ Scorecard Rating
SRS security contractor Centerra-SRS earned an overall “excellent” performance rating and $2.97 million (94%) of the available fee.
October 23, 2018
Savannah River Remediation Principal Cyber Specialist Sean Nixon, left, mentors high school student Colleen Harmon on cybersecurity applications.
Savannah River Site Contractor Team Earns Cybersecurity Award
EM's contractor Savannah River Remediation earned the title of National Cyber Security Awareness Champion for the fourth consecutive year.
October 16, 2018
A trainer works on criminal apprehension with a canine as part of the Washington State Police Canine Association’s training at the Hanford Site.
Hanford Patrol Hosts Police Canine Training
Hanford Patrol officers from EM RL contractor Mission Support Alliance hosted 87 law enforcement teams from across Washington state.
September 25, 2018
Butch Richister, left, and Brad Shealy, helicopter pilots with Savannah River Site security contractor Centerra-SRS, were recognized for quickly responding to a wildfire they observed during a routine security overflight on the site.
Security Contractor's Helicopter Pilots Respond to Wildfire on Savannah River Site
Helicopter pilots Butch Richister and Brad Shealy departed the aviation facility at SRS for a routine security overflight one night this past summer.
July 3, 2018
DOE Rates SRS Security Contractor as ‘Excellent’ in Fee Determination Scorecard
Centerra-SRS, which provides security at SRS, earned an overall “excellent” performance rating for the most evaluation period 10/01/17 - 03/31/18.
March 27, 2018
EM federal and contractor employees from across the DOE complex recently gathered at the Hanford Site to collaborate on information technology (IT) and cybersecurity topics.
Employees Gather at Hanford to Focus on IT, Cybersecurity Across Complex
EM federal and contractor employees from across the DOE complex gathered at Hanford to collaborate on information technology and cybersecurity topics.
March 20, 2018
Mission Support Alliance President Bob Wilkinson and Chief Operations Officer Amy Basche tour the Network Operations Center to view the new layout and design.
New Hanford Network Operations Center Opens for Business
EM's Richland Operations Office contractor Mission Support Alliance celebrated the completed remodel of Hanford’s Network Operations Center.
February 20, 2018
Members of the Mission Support Alliance Information Management team discuss repercussions of a data center outage at Hanford during a disaster recovery exercise.
Disaster Exercise Tests Security of Hanford’s Information Technology
Each year, EM Richland Operations Office contractor Mission Support Alliance (MSA) performs a disaster recovery exercise.
December 19, 2017
Savannah River Site conducted an active shooter emergency response exercise in July. More than 400 people participated in the exercise as responders, controllers, and evaluators, the culmination of nearly two years of planning and training.
Savannah River Site Security Contractor Receives ‘Excellent’ Scorecard Rating
SRS security contractor Centerra-SRS earned an overall “excellent” performance rating for the most recent DOE evaluation period.
November 7, 2017
Dr. Barry McIntosh, Lizzie Tinker, Henry Bryant, and Tiffany Sprinkle of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions share cyber security training ideas.
SRS Contractor is Cyber Security Awareness Champion
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently named the SRS management and operations contractor a champion of cyber security awareness.
November 7, 2017
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions employee Rebecca Sturdivant collects sediment samples at the Savannah River Site.
New SRS Location Monitoring Technology Improves Safety of Field Workers
New Savannah River Site (SRS) technology helps ensure safety by tracking the whereabouts of employees working in secluded spots.
January 31, 2017
Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) Manager of Homeland Security Charles Lewis (from left); a Florida Highway Patrol participant; SRNL Technical Advisor Carl Jacobs; and a Domestic Nuclear Detection Office sponsor discuss the setup of the detection equipment in an SUV.
SRNL Shares Radiation Detection Technology with Law Enforcement
AIKEN, S.C. – The Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) recently hosted police departments and government agencies from five states to test v...