January 17, 2023

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EM Names Knerr as Deputy Manager of Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office

EM has selected Reinhard Knerr, manager of the Carlsbad Field Office (CBFO), to serve as deputy manager of the Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office (PPPO) in Lexington, Kentucky, effective Jan. 29.

December 6, 2022

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White Joins Members of Congress to Celebrate Portsmouth’s 70th Anniversary

EM Senior Advisor William “Ike” White recently joined elected officials, local stakeholders and nearly 2,000 employees at the Portsmouth Site to celebrate the gaseous diffusion plant’s 70th anniversary.

December 6, 2022

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Portsmouth Tests Electric Mowers to Cut Emissions, Enhance Safety

EM’s Portsmouth Site recently evaluated the use of electric mowers to provide a safer, greener future for grounds maintenance activities.

November 22, 2022

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Portsmouth Site Marks 70th Anniversary With 'Past, Present, Future' Celebration

EM’s Portsmouth Site marked its 70th anniversary on Monday with its “Past, Present, Future” celebration.

November 22, 2022

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‘Brothers Osborne’ Make Up ‘O-Team’ at Portsmouth Site

Most people may never get the opportunity to work with family members, but it’s been a harmonious family affair for a trio of brothers at the Portsmouth Site, who have worked together closely for the past 10 years.

November 8, 2022

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PPPO Sites Conclude 2022 Public Tours With Extensive Public Interest

EM’s Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office (PPPO) sites in Portsmouth, Ohio and Paducah, Kentucky recently wrapped up their 2022 public tour campaigns, which garnered high interest from the public.

October 25, 2022

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EM Restarts DUF6 Conversion at Improved Portsmouth, Paducah Facilities

Both of EM’s conversion plants that recycle depleted uranium hexafluoride (DUF6) to safer and more beneficial products are back in business with improved safety and sustainability measures following a COVID-19 operational pause.

October 18, 2022

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Portsmouth Relaunches Science Alliance, Attracting Over 1,000 Students

EM’s Portsmouth Site recently brought back the Science Alliance, an event offering students a hands-on approach to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), following a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

October 4, 2022

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Portsmouth Excavates First of Five Legacy Landfills to Support Disposal Facility

Crews at EM's Portsmouth Site recently finished excavating the first of five legacy landfills whose soil will be used to support the On-Site Waste Disposal Facility (OSWDF).

September 27, 2022

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DOE Renews Grant to the Ohio University

The Office of Environmental Management is renewing a $2.5 million grant to Ohio University (OU) to support community redevelopment.