Category Archives: Energy

Dominion Energy Helps Support New Educational Exhibits at Santee State Park

Santee -- Dominion Energy has donated $10,000 to Santee State Park for improvements to exhibits in the park’s visitor center. The grant is awarded through Dominion Energy’s philanthropic arm, the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, as part of its efforts to support environmental education and stewardship projects across its footprint. The grant will be used to revamp…
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SRNS AMP Members Learn What It Means to “Lead Yourself”

[caption id="attachment_15075" align="alignnone" width="2400"] Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) Senior Vice President of Technical Services Rick Sprague gives an introduction at Leadercast, a live streaming event sponsored by SRNS Aspiring Mid-Career Professionals. The event, themed “Lead Yourself,” took place on May 4 at Cedar Creek Church in Aiken, S.C.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. – May 8, 2018…
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SRS Celebrates Ten Years of ARP/MCU Processing

[caption id="attachment_14768" align="alignnone" width="2400"] The Actinide Removal Process/Modular Caustic Side Solvent Extraction Unit (ARP/MCU) facilities.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (April 26, 2018) – This month marks the 10th anniversary of radioactive operations for the Actinide Removal Process/Modular Caustic Side Solvent Extraction Unit (ARP/MCU) facilities, a duo that has played a significant role in six high-level waste tank…
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SRNS Operations and Construction Divisions Receive 9th Consecutive Safety Excellence Award from SC Chamber of Commerce

[caption id="attachment_14741" align="alignnone" width="866"] SRNS employees, Robin Howard (right) and Jennifer Scott (left) accepted the SRNS Operations and Construction Divisions Safety Excellence Awards from the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce at a recent event held in Columbia.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. April 25, 2018 – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Savannah River Nuclear Solutions’…
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SRS Workers to Install Technology to Speed Tank Waste Removal

[caption id="attachment_14720" align="alignnone" width="715"] Savannah River Remediation workers prep the process enclosure foundation for Tank Closure Cesium Removal at the Savannah River Site’s H Tank Farm.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (April 24, 2018) – Crews are installing a new technology to remove radioactive waste from underground tanks at the Savannah River Site (SRS). The innovative technology, called…
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Savannah River Remediation Welcomes New Chief Engineer

[caption id="attachment_14390" align="alignleft" width="202"] Savannah River Remediation recently named Phil Breidenbach as SRR’s new Chief Engineer.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (April 3, 2018) — Savannah River Remediation (SRR) recently named Phil Breidenbach as SRR’s new Chief Engineer. “The Savannah River Site is where I spent the majority of my career in nuclear and I am proud to…
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DOE Awards the 2018 Project Management Excellence to SRS SDU 6 Project

[caption id="attachment_14275" align="aligncenter" width="580"] Soni Blanco, Senior Technical Program Manager for Planning and Coordination, SRS; Charles Comeau, Deputy Federal Project Director, SDU Project; DOE Under Secretary of Energy Mark Menezes; and Thomas Johnson, Associate Deputy Manager, SRO Office.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (March 27, 2018) – DOE recently presented the 2018 Project Management Excellence Award to the…
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SRNS Operations and Construction Divisions Recognized for Continued Safety Excellence by South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance

[caption id="attachment_14264" align="alignleft" width="200"] SRNS employees often perform intricate work that supports the SRS mission; together, they have achieved more than 10 million safe-work hours, earning recognition from the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance on March 15.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. March 27, 2018 – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) was recently recognized by the South Carolina Manufacturers…
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Savannah River Remediation Sets Company Record at Over 7 Million Safe Work Hours

Aiken, S.C. (March 7, 2018) – Employees with Environmental Management’s (EM) liquid-waste contractor recently set a company record by surpassing 7 million hours, or a year and a half, without injury resulting in a missed day of work at the Savannah River Site (SRS). It’s the first time Savannah River Remediation (SRR) crossed the 7-million-hour…
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