May 31, 2022

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From Mentoring to Resume Help, Savannah River Site Contractor Supports HBCU Students

An EM contractor at the Savannah River Site (SRS) has supported more than 200 students from eight Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) throughout South Carolina since January 2020.

May 31, 2022

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Team Tackles Challenging Asbestos Inspections at Savannah River Site

An EM team is working to resolve issues and questions related to asbestos at more than 3,000 buildings and structures across the 310-square-mile Savannah River Site (SRS).

May 24, 2022

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Johnson Looks Back on 41-Year Federal Career, Including Three Decades in EM

Thomas Johnson Jr. retires on May 31 after 41 years in the federal government, 30 of them in EM.

May 17, 2022

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Wounded Warrior and Mobility Impaired Turkey Hunt Returns to Savannah River Site

The 17th Annual Wounded Warrior and Mobility Impaired Wild Turkey Hunt recently returned to Savannah River Site (SRS) after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 3, 2022

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EM Milestone: Last TRUPACT-III Shipment of Legacy Transuranic Waste From SRS Arrives at WIPP

The final Transuranic Package Transporter Model 3 (TRUPACT-III) container of legacy transuranic (TRU) waste from Savannah River Site (SRS) arrived at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) for permanent disposal on the afternoon of April 14.

May 3, 2022

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Business is Booming in K Area Complex at Savannah River Site

The Savannah River Site’s (SRS) K Area Complex (KAC) nuclear material management facility is undergoing a large number of infrastructure projects at an unprecedented pace.

April 26, 2022

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Vital Liquid Waste Cleanup at 3 Sites to Progress Under Proposed Budget

As EM continues its historic cleanup across the DOE complex, its liquid waste work is taking a higher profile.

April 19, 2022

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DOE Breaks Ground on Advanced Manufacturing Collaborative

Local officials along with leaders from DOE, Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL), and the University of South Carolina Aiken (USC Aiken) broke ground on the Advanced Manufacturing Collaborative (AMC) facility to be built on the USC Aiken campus.

April 19, 2022

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Savannah River Site Spent Nuclear Fuel Proposed to be Removed More Quickly

EM Senior Advisor William “Ike” White has approved a proposal that will save decades of work and billions of dollars in spent nuclear fuel disposition at the Savannah River Site (SRS).

April 12, 2022

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H Canyon Does 'Electric Slide' at Savannah River Site

A recent upgrade at H Canyon at the Savannah River Site (SRS) will now make it possible to process plutonium fuel removed from a Japanese research reactor, aiding the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) nonproliferation mission.