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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Two Employees Recognized for Excellence

Two radiological engineers were recognized as experts in their fields by the Columbia Chapter of the Health Physics Society.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Vit Plant receives High Level Waste (HLW) autosamplers

The Hanford Vit Plant recently received three autosamplers for the High-Level Waste (HLW) Facility. The autosampling system will ensure the glass produced meets all regulatory standards and requirements.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Bechtel steps up to help Tri-Cities build performing arts center

With a donation of $30,000 to help build the Vista Arts Center, Bechtel is demonstrating its commitment to transform the Tri-Cities through a performing and visual arts center.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Bechtel investing in Tri-Cities' future

Hanford Vit Plant Project Director Peggy McCullough shared a project update earlier this year with the Tri-Cities community in the Tri-City Herald. Click to read that Progress update.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Vit Plant subcontractor receives Bechtel award

Hanford Vit Plant subcontractor Porvair Filtration Group Inc. was named Large Business Subcontractor of the Year by Bechtel at its annual Supply Chain Recognition Awards event.

Friday, December 16, 2016

DOE, Bechtel finalize contract modifications to enable DFLAW

Today, DOE announced modifications to the baseline and contract with Bechtel to implement Direct Feed Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Vit Plant.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Ad highlights Hanford Vit Plant project

An ad and long-form explanation of the Vit Plant raise awareness of the Vit Plant’s mission and acknowledge employees’ efforts to design and build a first-of-its-kind facility.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Second supplier collaboration event builds on past success

The Hanford Vit Plant continued its focus on improving quality through increased collaboration with supply chain vendors at the second annual Supply Chain Collaboration Event.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Vit Plant again earns VPP Star of Excellence honor in recognition of safety efforts

For the second consecutive year, the Hanford Vit Plant construction site was recognized by the Department of Energy for its safety statistics and mentoring efforts in 2015.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Visit world's largest vitrification facility - virtually

The public can now take a virtual tour of the most advanced nuclear processing facilities built to solidify radioactive waste in glass.

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