An Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) team recently hit two milestones in a construction project that’s pivotal to future cleanup at the Y-12 National Security Complex (Y-12).
March 28, 2023Learn More
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today it has awarded Geiger Brothers a $9.9 million contract to build the K-25 Viewing Platform at the East Tennessee Technology Park in Oak Ridge.
March 27, 2023Learn More
Cleanup projects for the Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) can be challenging under normal circumstances, but a recent excavation effort involved another level of complexity for contractor UCOR.
March 21, 2023Learn More
In our March episode, we talk with personnel at Y-12 to learn how they share information during potential emergency events. They walk us through what happened during last month’s fire. We highlight a project where crews are climbing 250 feet to conduct...
March 20, 2023Learn More
The first fully electric vehicle quietly pulled into a parking space in Oak Ridge last week.
March 14, 2023Learn More
Oak Ridge hosted a panel at the 2023 Waste Management Symposia titled, “U.S. DOE Environmental Cleanup in Oak Ridge, TN: A New Chapter.”
March 14, 2023Learn More
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently welcomed eight new members to its Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management (OREM) citizen advisory board. The Oak Ridge Site Specific Advisory Board (ORSSAB) is a federally chartered...
March 7, 2023Learn More
Addressing mercury contamination at the Y-12 National Security Complex is one of the Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management’s (OREM) top priorities.
February 28, 2023Learn More
DOE's Office of Environmental Management (EM) awarded a Task Order to Professional Project Services, Inc of Oak Ridge, TN for the new Technical Support Services Contract (TSSC), to be performed at the OREM site in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
February 23, 2023Learn More
Founded by the National Society of Professional Engineers in 1951, National Engineers Week is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers.
February 21, 2023Learn More
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Public Comment Period - ETTP Main Plant Groundwater 8:00 AM Apr 5 to 5:00 PM May 19 EDT
CANCELLED: ORSSAB Executive Committee Meeting - April 1, 2023 (Virtual) 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
Public Meeting - Proposed Plan for ETTP Groundwater 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT