Demolition of the K-25 Building at ETTP ended late last year, but that was not the end of the project. DOE and UCOR had to accomplish many other tasks before the project could be officially declared complete.
On June 24, OREM hosted a community workshop to develop a set of ideas to help maintain momentum in the Oak Ridge environmental cleanup program. More than 80 members of the Oak Ridge community were present for the interactive dialogue.
DOE's Oak Ridge Office of EM recently awarded a task order to Alliant Corporation, a service-disabled veteran owned small business, to perform characterization at the proposed site for the future Environmental Management Disposal Facility.
The successful demolition of a former gaseous diffusion facility has been honored by the American Nuclear Society. The society’s Decommissioning and Environmental Services Division selected the K-25 demolition project to receive its Project Excellence Award.
On May 14, the Department of Energy (DOE) transferred its 12th property, approximately 25 acres at the Heritage Center, to the Community Reuse Organization of East Tennessee (CROET). The site was officially signed over to CROET for private sector use.