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December 19, 2013
The final amount of grout is poured into Tank 6, marking the operational closure of Tanks 5 and 6.
SRS Waste Tanks 5 and 6 Are Operationally Closed

Savannah River Remediation (SRR), the liquid waste contractor at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Savannah River Site, has removed from service two more Cold War-era liquid radioactive waste tanks.

November 27, 2013
Energy Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman speaks at the Clemson University Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility dedication in South Carolina. | Photo courtesy of Clemson University
Two Facilities, One Goal: Advancing America’s Wind Industry

Two state-of-the-art wind turbine drivetrain test facilities are now open for business: the Clemson University Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility in South Carolina and a National Renewable Energy Laboratory dynamometer at the National Wind Technology Center in Colorado.

November 20, 2013
CX-011475: Categorical Exclusion Determination

245-16F Restroom: Major Repairs
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 11/20/2013
Location(s): South Carolina
Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

October 30, 2013
Grouting of two Savannah River Site waste tanks began in August. Here, the first trucks with grout arrive at F Tank Farm.
Progress Continues Toward Closure of Two Underground Waste Tanks at Savannah River Site

AIKEN, S.C. – The EM program at the Savannah River Site (SRS) is filling two radioactive liquid waste tanks with a cement-like grout in an effort to operationally close them this fall.

October 30, 2013
EIS-0283-S2: Amended Interim Action Determination

Disposition of Certain Plutonium Materials at the K-Area Complex, Savannah River Site

September 30, 2013
John Barnes, right, discusses a transuranic (TRU) waste container with Charles Fairburn of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions. The TRU waste container was repackaged in the Savannah River Site H-Canyon facility. Barnes has more than 23-years of experience at the Savannah River Site as a Facility Representative.
DOE's 2012 Facility Rep of the Year Supports EM

AIKEN, S.C. – John Barnes, a Savannah River Site (SRS) employee who works in EM’s Cold War cleanup program, was recently honored as the 2012 DOE Facility Representative (FR) of the Year.

August 27, 2013
CX-011137: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Subcontractor Will Provide Roof Repairs at 735-17A
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 08/27/2013
Location(s): South Carolina
Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

August 20, 2013
CX-011146: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Subcontractor Repair of Roof Leaks at 704-3N
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 08/20/2013
Location(s): South Carolina
Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

August 16, 2013
CX-011150: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Subcontractor Repair of Roof Leaks at 730-2B
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 08/16/2013
Location(s): South Carolina
Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

August 16, 2013
CX-011149: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Nonproliferation Technology Section - Nanomaterials Research
CX(s) Applied: B3.6
Date: 08/16/2013
Location(s): South Carolina
Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office