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DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Environmental Management Nationwide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal (DD...
DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Environmental Management Nationwide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal (DD&R) Services
August 9, 2018
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Hanford to Perform Final Assessment Before Resuming PFP Demolition
EM Richland Operations Office contractor CHPRC and parent company Jacobs Engineering are set to conduct a final assessment Aug. 13-23.
August 7, 2018
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West Valley Crews Mark Two Cleanup Accomplishments
EM recently marked two cleanup accomplishments at its WVDP site as crews finished tearing down a former administration building.
August 7, 2018
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Vacuum Enables Oak Ridge Crews to Remove Contaminated Sludge, Debris
EM recently began removing contaminated sludge and debris from tanks, sumps, and valve boxes at ORNL liquid and gaseous waste operations.
August 7, 2018
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Contractor Collaborates With College on WTP Training Lab
Chemists are developing processes for analyzing Hanford tank waste before it’s turned into glass inside the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant.
August 7, 2018
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Hanford Workers Prepare to Stabilize Waste Storage Tunnel to Reduce Risk
As Hanford Site workers prepare to stabilize a waste storage tunnel at risk of collapse, crews are getting roads ready.
August 7, 2018
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Savannah River National Laboratory Delivers Savings With 3D Printing
When EM’s SRNL redesigned its patented aerosol contamination extractor, it chose to use additive manufacturing, more commonly known as 3D printing.
August 7, 2018
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Testing Underway to Advance Hanford Basin Cleanup
Testing is underway on the next phase to remove a reactor fuel storage basin near the Columbia River on the Hanford Site.
August 7, 2018
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Moab UMTRA Project's Lee Shenton Retires, New Liaison Begins Work
After nearly nine years, Grand County Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project Liaison Lee Shenton is retiring.
August 7, 2018
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Nevada Program Welcomes Assistant Secretary White for First Visit
EM Assistant Secretary Anne White visited the EM Nevada Program this week for the first time as head of the cleanup program.
July 31, 2018
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EM Cleanup Sites

As the largest environmental cleanup program in the world, EM has been charged with the responsibility of cleaning up 107 sites across the country whose area is equal to the combined area of Rhode Island and Delaware. EM has made substantial progress in nearly every area of nuclear waste cleanup and has completed cleanup at 91 of these sites.

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The EM Fiscal Year 2019 budget request will provide the resources to maintain a safe and secure posture in the EM complex, and to continue moving forward with the country's largest nuclear cleanup.

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