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EM Press Releases

DOE Begins Acquisition Planning for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Operations Acquisition
July 16, 2020
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy issued a Request for Information Sources Sought notice for operation of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
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DOE Awards New Nationwide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal Contracts
July 1, 2020
Today, the Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management awarded a set of Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity contracts.
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DOE Issues Final RFP for New Savannah River National Laboratory Management and Operating Contract
June 26, 2020
The U.S. DOE Office of EM today issued a Final Request for Proposal for the new, standalone M&O contract for the SRNL, located at SRS near Aiken, SC.
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DOE Awards New Cleanup Contract at the Nevada National Security Site
June 17, 2020
Today, the U.S. DOE awarded Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc. the new EM Nevada Environmental Program Services contract.
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DOE Issues Final RFP for Idaho Cleanup Project Contract
May 27, 2020
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management issued a Final Request for Proposals for the Idaho Cleanup Project (ICP).
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Department of Energy to Resume Cleanup at Energy Technology Engineering Center
May 20, 2020
Agreement with California Clears Path to Begin Building Demolition
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DOE Awards Hanford Tank Closure Contract
May 14, 2020
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded the Tank Closure Contract
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DOE Issues Draft RFP Sections B, C, H, L, M and Section J Task Orders For the Savannah River Site Integrated Mission Completion Contract ...
May 7, 2020
DOE's Office of Environmental Management is releasing draft Request for Proposal Sections B, C, H, L, M and Section J Task Orders.
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DOE Renews Non-Competitive Financial Assistance Renewal Grant for the Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center
April 30, 2020
The Office of Environmental Management, Carlsbad Field Office is renewing a financial assistance grant to the Regents of New Mexico State University
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DOE Begins Acquisition Planning for Operation of the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Direct Feed Low-Activity Wast...
April 16, 2020
Today, the US DOE issued a RFI/Sources Sought notice for operation of the WTP DFLAW facilities at the Hanford site in Washington State.
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EM News Flashes

Department of Energy Resumes Active Cleanup at the Energy Technology Engineering Center
July 22, 2020
DOE has resumed active environmental cleanup at the ETEC, a former nuclear and liquid metals research site in Ventura County, California.
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Expert Acquisition Corps to Advance EM’s Procurement Capacities
July 16, 2020
EM is further strengthening its procurement capabilities in launching an Acquisition Corps to serve on Acquisition Integrated Project Teams.
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DOE Issues Decision on Disposal of Depleted Uranium Oxide From Kentucky, Ohio Plants
June 5, 2020
The U.S. Department of Energy today issued a formal Record of Decision (ROD) for the safe shipment and disposal of depleted uranium oxide.
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DOE Marks Major Progress in Groundwater Cleanup Mission at Nevada Site
April 29, 2020
The DOE environmental cleanup program has reached a significant milestone in its legacy cleanup mission at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).
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EM Issues "Strategic Vision" for Coming Decade
March 9, 2020
The Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (EM) today issued an outline of planned accomplishments over the next decade.
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EM Appoints Idaho Cleanup Project Manager
February 6, 2020
EM announced today the appointment of Connie Flohr as manager of the Idaho Cleanup Project (ICP) in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
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Office of Environmental Management Appoints Director of the Environmental Management Consolidated Business Center
November 15, 2019
Office of Environmental Management Appoints Director of the Environmental Management Consolidated Business Center
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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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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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EM Newsletters

Crews Finish Takedown of Centrifuge Complex in Oak Ridge
August 4, 2020
EM’s cleanup at the East Tennessee Technology Park took a major step forward with removal of the Centrifuge Complex in late July.
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Hanford Tank Waste Pretreatment System on Schedule
August 4, 2020
Observing COVID-19 safety protocols, workers recently started construction of concrete pads that will hold a waste pretreatment system.
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ETEC Demolitions On Track After Crews Tear Down Seven Buildings
August 4, 2020
Exceptional progress continues at ETEC in Ventura County, CA with the successful demolition of 7 buildings at the RMHF complex since July 21.
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SRS Crews Build Second Water Line to Support Salt Waste Processing Facility
August 4, 2020
Workers have successfully supplemented the SRS only water source as the site prepares to achieve an EM 2020 priority: startup of the SWPF.
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West Valley Resumes Shipments of Deactivation and Demolition Waste
August 4, 2020
WVDP crews resumed waste disposal shipments in late July as part of cleanup efforts after the site moved into the 2nd phase of its operations plan.
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EM Joins U.S.-Japan Workshop on Potential Decommissioning Collaborations
August 4, 2020
DOE officials were among the more than 170 government & industry representatives who explored potential collaborations between the U.S. & Japan.
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Council Honors EM Sites, Contractors for Purchasing Sustainable Products
August 4, 2020
Several EM sites and contractors across the DOE complex were recognized last week for their efforts to purchase products that protect the environment.
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Updated Agenda Available for Virtual 2020 National Cleanup Workshop
August 4, 2020
An updated agenda is now available for the 2020 National Cleanup Workshop, which will take place as a virtual half-day event on Sept. 16, 2020.
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Demolition Underway on Final Building at ETTP in Oak Ridge
July 28, 2020
Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management and contractor UCOR have begun demolishing Building K-1600.
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Crews Tear Down Four Buildings at ETEC Since Active Cleanup Resumed Last Week
July 28, 2020
EM has marked the successful demolition of four buildings at the Energy Technology Engineering Center (ETEC) since July 21.
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