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November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Hanford completes wastewater basin work to support tank waste treatment
Record-breaking heat and the vast size of the job did not stop the Department of Energy’s Office of River Protection and its tank operations contractor, Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), from completing a construction project critical to the Hanford Site’s Direct-Feed Low-Activity Waste program for treating radioactive tank waste.
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University of Michigan (Best Section)University of Wisconsin- Madison (Best Section)Missouri University of Science & Technology (Honorable Mention)Texas A&M University (Honorable Mention)
Small Local SectionsWashington, DC (Best Membership)Virginia (Best Meetings and Programs)Trinity (Best Public Information and Education)
Ronald J. BrunoArthur H. FriedmanTimothy McGheeRenee C. MilnerJohn SteinerPeter Tocci, Jr.Ann D. Winters
Texas A&M Nuclear Science CenterUniversity of Florida Text ReactorPurdue University ReactorOregon State UniversityWashington State University Nuclear ReactorUniversity of Wisconsin Nuclear ReactorNeutron Radiography Reactor
Robert E. Uhrig
Prashant K. Jain
Theodore M. Besmann
ZED-2 Heavy Water Critical Facility
Virginia D. ClearySamuel J. CollinsDonald R. HoffmanRoss F. Radel
William Howard Arnoid
Richard J. K. Stratford
Ernest D. EasonG. Robert OdetteRandy K. NanstadTakuya Yamamoto and Joyce E. Wright.
Allen CampThomas McLaughlin
GraduateUniversity of MichiganBenjamin Betzler, Hiruy Hadgu, C. Lawrence, Matt Orians, Andrew Pavlou and A. Poitrasson-RiviereUniversity of TennesseeMatthew Cook, Oscar Lastres, S. Hogle, Martin GrossbeckUndergraduateNorth Carolina State UniversityJustin Carey, J. Michael Doster, Jesse Holmes, Chris Long, Amber Smart, Josh WestUniversity of Rhode IslandMichael Audette, Charlie Hanley, James Leuzarder, Daniel McCleary, Kevin Plourde
David J. Diamond
Kewaunee Power Station
John W. Landis
Arielle Jennifer Miller