Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Testing Shows Promising Results for Ceramic Filters Slated for Use at Idaho Treatment Plant
New filters proposed for a key waste treatment facility at the Idaho National Laboratory site underwent extensive testing recently and will be installed at the facility in the coming months, an important step towards beginning operations later this year.
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Idaho Site Shares Expertise With Canadian Cleanup Program Visitors
EM and cleanup contractor Fluor Idaho recently discussed lessons learned and other expertise on nuclear safety and regulatory strategies with representatives of Canada’s cleanup program during their visit to DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
EM Sites Explore STEM With Students, Highlight Women Engineers
A number of EM sites marked Engineers Week, Feb. 16-22, in a variety of ways, from conducting creative science and engineering demonstrations with middle school students, to inspiring interest in the field of engineering in high school students, to highlighting the careers of women engineers advancing cleanup.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Crews to Move Fuel to Dry Storage in Compliance with Idaho Agreement
EM workers are set to soon begin transferring spent nuclear fuel from an underwater basin to a dry storage area at DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site.
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Idaho Facility Successfully Treats, Repackages Challenging Waste
EM crews at the Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project (AMWTP) at DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site recently completed remote treatment and repackaging of some of the most challenging waste in the facility’s 17-year history.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Sludge Drum Project Progresses at Idaho Site Facility
EM crews have treated and repackaged 100 drums of radioactive sludge waste to date at the Accelerated Retrieval Project (ARP) VII facility at DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site.