August 9, 2022

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Excellence Award Goes to EM-NNSA Partnership at Oak Ridge’s Y-12

An EM partnership at Oak Ridge was among several teams recently recognized for excellence by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of Safety, Infrastructure, and Operations.

August 2, 2022

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Soil Remediation Brings Oak Ridge Closer to Completion at ETTP

An area of land in Oak Ridge will be added to the Manhattan Project National Historical Park thanks to EM’s cleanup efforts there.

July 26, 2022

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Teens Find Passion, Future Opportunities at Oak Ridge STEM Summer Camp

For about a dozen teens, summer camp brought them into the world of EM's environmental cleanup at Oak Ridge.

July 19, 2022

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Public Bus Tours Restart in Oak Ridge, Highlight New EM Attractions

Some things are worth the wait. After a two-year pause due to the COVID pandemic, DOE’s public bus tour at Oak Ridge officially kicked off a new tour season last week with a new attraction thanks to the Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM).

July 12, 2022

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Crews Preparing Former Reactors for Demolition at Oak Ridge National Lab

The Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) and its cleanup contractor UCOR are poised to significantly alter the landscape at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in the coming months.

July 5, 2022

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Oak Ridge Waste Disposal Facility Marks 20 Years of Safe, Successful Operation

EM’s onsite engineered disposal facility for low-level radioactive waste generated by environmental cleanup projects in Oak Ridge recently celebrated 20 years of safe and compliant waste disposal operations.

June 28, 2022

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Oak Ridge Contractor Ramps Up Internship Opportunities

Fresh out of the Navy, Ronald Randazzo wanted to go somewhere new and return to school with educational assistance provided by the GI Bill.

June 21, 2022

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McCracken Bridge Dedication in Oak Ridge Honors Historic Career

Hefty equipment passes over the Haul Road bridge in Oak Ridge. Its dark red metal stands out against the lush green East Tennessee hills.

June 7, 2022

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Oak Ridge Launches News Show to Showcase Cleanup Progress

The Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) has launched its first on-air newscast designed to showcase the full scope of OREM’s mission in a new way.

May 31, 2022

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Oak Ridge Crews Begin Tearing Down Next High-Risk Y-12 Building

EM crews started tearing down a 1940s-era facility this month at the Y-12 National Security Complex in the latest project to address a large inventory of high-risk excess contaminated facilities on the Oak Ridge Reservation.