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Deep Isolation to license its waste disposal technology to Amentum
Deep Isolation announced that it has signed a memorandum of agreement with engineering services company Amentum to further the commercialization of Deep Isolation’s nuclear waste storage and disposal technology around the world. The initial targets for joint work include locations in Europe and the Pacific that represent a combined market for geologic disposal of spent fuel and high-level waste worth more than $30 billion, the company said.
Nathan N. George, Ryan T. Sweet, G. Ivan Maldonado, Brian D. Wirth (Univ of Tennessee, Knoxville), Jeffrey J. Powers, Andrew Worrall (ORNL)
Transactions | Volume 113 | Number 1 | October 2015 | Pages 553-556