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Hanford cleanup progress sets stage for future success

Our team at CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Co. (CHPRC) recently marked a historic accomplishment in Hanford’s cleanup mission with the...
Pam Larsen, far left, and other members of Hanford Communities listen during a 2018 tour of the 324 Building Disposition Project mock-up, which was intended to increase safety and worker confidence by providing employees with the opportunity to work in a non-hazardous environment. (Courtesy Office of Environmental Management)

Longtime Hanford Communities leader to retire

The first and only leader of the Hanford Communities group plans to retire in May 2020, ending 25 years of...
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Laying the foundation for Hanford cleanup success

As the site services provider at Hanford, Mission Support Alliance (MSA) plays a key role in ensuring workers across the...
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Veolia is invested in Hanford, future of region

Veolia Nuclear Solutions–Federal Services (VNSFS) has a long and successful history at the Hanford site, where it operates two critical...
Ironworkers Justin Guzman, from left, Cole Sellers and Jay Moyer move material at the Hanford Material Handling Facility storage yard. (Photos courtesy Bechtel National Inc.)

Behind-the-scene workers manage massive warehouses

By Ian KleiBechtel National Inc.  They may operate in the background but the employees at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization...
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Ensuring worker health and well-being at Hanford

In late 2018, HPM Corp. was competitively re-awarded the Hanford Occupational Medical Services contract. HPM Corp. Occupational Medical Services (HPMC...
Workers assess a tank at its pipe opening in the A Tank farm.
(Courtesy Washington River Protection Solutions)

Methods tested to speed waste withdrawal from tanks

Washington River Protection Solutions is considering cutting new holes in Hanford’s single-shell tanks — openings that could potentially reach up...
Tri-City leaders continue to focus on building an economy with higher-paying jobs that don't rely on Hanford. (File photo)

Tri-City leaders look to economy after Hanford

Tri-City leaders remain focused on efforts to diversify the economy, create jobs and expand employment sectors beyond Hanford and the...
A AX Farms

Emptying toxic waste from tanks at Hanford a taxing task

By Arielle Dreher In a way, when it comes to tank waste at the Hanford site, the easy stuff has...
PUREX

PUREX tunnels stabilized after collapse

By Arielle Dreher Nearly two years after a 20-by-20 foot portion of the Plutonium Uranium Extraction Plant’s Tunnel 1 caved...

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