Savannah River Site

National Nuclear Security Administration
NNSA is a semi-autonomous agency within the U.S. Department of Energy responsible for enhancing national security through the military application of nuclear science.
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Savannah River National Laboratory is the applied research and development laboratory at Savannah River Site.  The laboratory applies state-of-the-art science to provide practical, high-value, cost-effective solutions to complex technical problems.

EM Update

WIPP, SRS Contractors Achieve Voluntary Protection Program Star Status
July 7, 2020
EM contractors at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant and Savannah River Sitewere recently awarded Star status for safety and health advances.
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SRS Workers Safely Demolish Two Contaminated Structures
July 7, 2020
EM crews have demolished two small structures formerly used to measure the flow of hazardous wastewater and obtain sample data.
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SRS Set to Clean Up 12-Acre Coal Yard From Cold War Powerhouse
June 30, 2020
The long metal arm and strong steel teeth of a massive construction excavator recently cleared its first bucket full of hardened clay.
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SRS Facility's Safe Shutdown Leads to $40 Million in Annual Cost Avoidance
June 23, 2020
EM workers at the Savannah River Site (SRS) recently finished placing the HB Line.
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Savannah River Site Completes Significant Computer System Upgrades
June 23, 2020
The EM program at the Savannah River Site has completed a significant and extensive upgrade to modernize computer systems across the site.
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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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New Application Significantly Reduces Prep Time for Waste Processing at SRS
June 9, 2020
EM has developed a new application capable of reducing by up to 75% of time needed to qualify large quantities of radioactive liquid salt waste.
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Managers Share Lessons in Advance of Liquid Waste Treatment Startups
March 17, 2020
Project managers advancing key liquid waste treatment facilities toward startup at three EM sites shared successes, challenges, and lessons learned.
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Savannah River Hosts Tour for Conference Attendees
March 10, 2020
Visitors headed to the Waste Management Symposia in Phoenix were given a special tour of the Savannah River Site on March 5.
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EM Issues "Strategic Vision" for Coming Decade
March 9, 2020
The Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (EM) today issued an outline of planned accomplishments over the next decade.
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News Releases

Site Status
DOE-SR Site Status updates
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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...
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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.
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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 ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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.
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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...
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