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- DOE streamlines system. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/11/95, Vol. 235 Issue 11, p17
Reports that the Department of Energy officials hope to cut in half the time it takes to learn the extent and nature of soil and groundwater contamination at the Savannah River Plant by using a streamlined site characterization process. Use of ground-penetrating radar and other geophysical and...
- Nuclear Waste: Process to Remove Radioactive Waste From Savannah River Tanks Fails to Work: RCED-99-69. // GAO Reports;4/30/1999, p1
Several factors caused the Department of Energy (DOE) and its contractor, Westinghouse, to spend nearly half a billion dollars over 10 years before deciding that the in-tank precipitation process was neither safe nor efficient. The most serious factors were poor contractor management and weak...
- Fluor-Led Team Beats Washington Group For Savannah River Contract. Lobsenz, George // Defense Daily;1/11/2008, Vol. 237 Issue 7, p3
The article announces the selection of a five-company team led by Fluor Corp. to take over most cleanup and defense operations at the U.S. Energy Department's Savannah River Site in South Carolina. Fluor and its partners will be responsible for highly sensitive nuclear material storage and...
- DOE, SWPF Relations Reach Adversarial Stage, New Federal Study Concludes. // Nuclear Waste News;3/1/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p1
The article presents information on the relations between the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) personnel and the contractor for the Salt Waste Processing Facility (SWPF) at the Savannah River Site (SRS). It informs that a level of trust and respect must be re-established between the Office of...
- Solid solution. Edwards, Rob // New Scientist;04/22/2000, Vol. 166 Issue 2235, p20
Reports on the development of a process of dealing with the spent fuel from research nuclear reactors. Details of the technique, in which the waste is melted and diluted; Support of the technique by the United States Department of Energy; Advantage that the waste will be difficult to use in...
- DOE Abandoning Plan to Reuse Two Nuclear Waste Tanks at SRS. // Nuclear Waste News;10/1/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p7
The article reports that the U.S department of Energy (DOE) has dropped its plan to reuse two nuclear waste tanks at the Savannah River Site, South Carolina.
- DoE Closing Two Savannah River Reactors In Place. Lobsenz, George // Defense Daily;2/26/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 37, p5
The article informs that the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) is planning to close two contaminated weapons production reactors at its Savannah River Site in South Carolina. The DoE said that it would save more than 1 billion dollar in comparison to traditional decommissioning methods to prevent...
- SRS contractor launches project to clean up coal ash at site. // Energy Daily;10/3/2014, Issue 191, p5
The article discusses the launch of the clean-up project of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Savannah River Site (SRS) which involves ash consolidation utilizing heavy machinery.
- Savannah River Another Setback. Wright, Andrew // ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/11/2015, Vol. 274 Issue 13, p1