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September 18, 2020
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Site Status
DOE-SR Site Status updates
July 16, 2020
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DOE Honors SRS Team with National Excellence Award for Coal Ash Cleanup
A team from the Savannah River Site (SRS) that completed cleanup of coal ash-contaminated land a year early and at a savings of more than $8 millio...
June 30, 2020
Safety and Control Rods Cask
SWMF Disposes of Safety and Control Rods from the Five SRS Production Reactors
Employees of the Solid Waste Management Facility (SWMF) at the Savannah River Site (SRS) recently completed characterizing and shipping for disposa...
June 26, 2020
DOE Environmental Management Press Release
DOE Issues Final RFP for New Savannah River National Laboratory Management and Operating Contract
The U.S. DOE Office of EM today issued a Final Request for Proposal for the new, standalone M&O contract for the SRNL, located at SRS near Aiken, SC.
June 24, 2020
HB Line Facility at SRS
SRS’s HB Line Placed in Safe Shutdown Status
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) employees at the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Savannah River Site (SRS) recently completed placing the HB ...
June 11, 2020
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New Application Significantly Reduces Prep Time for Waste Processing at SRS
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (EM) has developed a new electronic application capable of reducing by up to 75 pe...
May 7, 2020
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DOE Issues Draft RFP Sections B, C, H, L, M and Section J Task Orders For the Savannah River Site Integrated Mission Completion Contract ...
DOE Issues Draft RFP Sections B, C, H, L, M and Section J Task Orders For the Savannah River Site Integrated Mission Completion Contract and a ...
April 9, 2020
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DOE Issues Draft RFP for New Savannah River National Laboratory Management-and-Operating Contract
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) today issued a Draft Request for Proposal (RFP) for the new, standalone man...
March 13, 2020
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SRS Postpones Public Tours
Out of an abundance of caution, the U.S. Department of Energy is postponing all public tours of Environmental Management sites through the end of ...
February 13, 2020
DOE Environmental Management Press Release
DOE Issues Special Notice and Draft Performance Work Statement for the Savannah River Site Integrated Mission Completion Contract
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management issued a Special Notice and Draft Performance Work Statement.
January 27, 2020
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SRS Crews Mark Milestone in Double-Stacking Waste Canister Project
Department of Energy-Savannah River crews recently reached a significant milestone by modifying the 1,000th storage position for vitrified waste ca...
January 13, 2020
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Savannah River National Laboratory Industry Day
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Environmental Management, is currently in the acquisition planning phase for a potential new Managem...
December 20, 2019
Tour Program for 2020
SRS Public Tours: Opportunity to See the Past, Present and Future of the Savannah River Site
Registration is now open for the 2020 Savannah River Site (SRS) public tour program. More than 750 seats are available on 22 tours to be held throu...
December 20, 2019
SRS Annual Environmental Report for 2018
2018 Environmental Report Shows SRS Environmentally Safe
The Savannah River Site’s (SRS) Annual Site Environmental Report (ASER) shows SRS continues to safely conduct its missions and maintains a record o...
December 16, 2019
SRS Shifts to low cost technology
SRS Shifts to Low-Cost Technology to Remove Remaining Solvents at Basin
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) recently reached a milestone at the Savannah River Site (SRS) by fully transitioning to low-cost solar-powe...
December 12, 2019
1 DOE Completes First Tank Closure Phase Using Innovative Technology at SRS
DOE Completes First Tank Closure Phase Using Innovative Technology at SRS
AIKEN, S.C. (December 12, 2019) – The Department of Energy (DOE) recently declared the first phase of closure complete for an underground waste tan...
December 12, 2019
SRS Successfully demolishes legacy facility
Savannah River Site Successfully Demolishes Legacy Facility
Savannah River Site (SRS) crews recently demolished a building used to repair heavily shielded railroad cask cars that carried nuclear materials fr...
December 11, 2019
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Savannah River Site Reaches Milestone in Construction of Large-Scale Disposal Unit
The liquid waste contractor at the Savannah River Site (SRS), Savannah River Remediation (SRR), completed construction of the outer shell of the si...
December 5, 2019
SRNS 2019 Toys for Tots
SRS Employees Exceed Major Christmas Milestone with Toys Donated to Local “Toys for Tots” Campaign
Savannah River Site (SRS) employees have donated more than 400,000 toys since 1991 for area children to benefit the annual Toys for Tots and Angel ...
November 21, 2019
Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) employees Carol Kestin and John Gordon take a look at Kestin’s photograph “Dragon Scale,” during the opening of the Snap SRS art contest exhibit at the Aiken Center for the Arts (ACA).
SRS Employees Show Their Creative Side at Aiken Center for the Arts
Employees from the Savannah River Site (SRS) were recognized for their creativity at the Aiken Center for the Arts (ACA) during a recent art openin...
October 14, 2019
Department of Energy Ribbon Cutting
SRS Savings Lead to ‘One-Stop Shop’ for Employee Onboarding
Savings from Savannah River Site (SRS) fiscal 2019 infrastructure improvement projects enabled renovations to a building that consolidates new emp....
September 16, 2019
Savannah River Remediation (SRR) President and Project Manager Tom Foster,
SRS Contractor Wins National Safety Award for Mercury Monitoring
AIKEN, S.C. (Sept. 16, 2019) – The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) Savannah River Site (SRS) liquid waste ...
August 15, 2019
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions President and Chief Executive Officer Stuart MacVean spoke to DOE HUBZone Business Opportunities Forum attendees
SRS: Proud Partner of DOE HUBZone Business Opportunities Forum
AIKEN, S.C. – (August 15, 2019) –The Department of Energy (DOE) recently held its annual HUBZone Business Opportunities Forum at the Savannah River...
August 13, 2019
he Actinide Removal Process and Modular Caustic Side Solvent Extraction Unit
SRR Completes Interim Projects, Prepares for Salt Waste Processing Plant Startup
AIKEN, S.C. (Aug. 13, 2019) – The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) Savannah River Site (SRS) and Savannah River...
July 16, 2019
S contractors are presented with the Palmetto Shining Star Award on June 21.
SRS CONTRACTORS HONORED WITH STATE SAFETY AWARD
AIKEN, S.C. – (July 16, 2019) – Savannah River Site (SRS) contractors Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) and Savannah River Remediation (SRR) ...