Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management

Vision

3-D rendering of the East Tennessee Technology Park in 2020
Our vision is a clean, modernized, and reindustrialized Oak Ridge that is capable of advancing the Energy Department’s vital missions.

10-Year Plan

OREM's 10-year program plan
Read about our vision, goals, and strategy that will direct our operations from 2014-2024.

News

Crews Remove Basin as Oak Ridge Heads Toward ETTP Cleanup Completion
July 7, 2020
A basin that once held cooling water used in Oak Ridge’s former uranium enrichment operations has been removed.
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Workers Use Skill, Ingenuity to Install New Manipulators at Oak Ridge
July 7, 2020
Upgrades and construction are progressing at Building 2026.
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Oak Ridge’s UCOR Earns 94 Percent of Available Fee for First Half of Fiscal 2020
June 30, 2020
EM recently awarded Oak Ridge cleanup contractor UCOR $10.4 million for its performance from October 2019 through March 2020.
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Last Major ETTP Facility Ready for Demolition at Oak Ridge
June 30, 2020
Workers have completed deactivating Building K-1600, and now it is ready for demolition.
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OREM awards local small business four-year contract
June 30, 2020
OREM awarded Management Solutions, LLC a four-year contract to provide business and administrative support from 2020-2024.
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Oak Ridge Workers Successfully Bring Down ETTP’s Tallest Building
June 23, 2020
Workers accomplished a major feat during one of the largest and final demolition projects at the East Tennessee Technology Park.
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Oak Ridge Marks Another Teardown on Path to Vision 2020
June 16, 2020
The Oak Ridge Office of EM (OREM) has conducted large-scale demolition at the East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP) for nearly 15 years.
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EM Marks Accomplishments Across Complex During Essential Mission-Critical Period
June 9, 2020
EM made steady progress in its cleanup mission after most field sites moved into an essential mission-critical operating posture beginning mid-March.
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Workers Resume Demolition on Oak Ridge’s Centrifuge Complex
June 9, 2020
Demolition has resumed on the Centrifuge Complex at Oak Ridge's East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP) after an almost two-month pause.
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Oak Ridge Modernizes Critical Wastewater Treatment System
March 10, 2020
EM workers are making progress upgrading aging radiological wastewater treatment infrastructure essential to Oak Ridge National Laboratory operations.
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