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June 14–16, 2021
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$163 million contract awarded for WIPP ventilation system
Nuclear Waste Partnership (NWP), the management and operations contractor for the Department of Energy’s Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southeastern New Mexico, announced that it has awarded a subcontract valued at approximately $163 million to The Industrial Company (TIC) to complete the construction of the transuranic waste repository’s Safety Significant Confinement Ventilation System (SSCVS).
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Created by the American Nuclear Society in 1994, this specialty magazine providesdedicated coverage of worldwide decommissioning, environmental remediation, and waste management activities. Feature articles discuss the generation, handling, treatment, cleanup, transportation, storage, and disposal of radioactive waste. Articles are contributed by people working with utilities and those involved in legacy site work, in the medical, legal, university, consulting, and commercial areas, and from all levels of government.17th Annual Products, Materials, and Services DirectoryThe Fall issue of Radwaste Solutions combines editorial feature stories with our annual worldwide directory of companies that work within this specialized segment of the nuclear industry. Nearly 400 companies are listed throughout 168 categories of products and services.Your Print & Online subscription includes one print copy AND online access for an unlimited IP Range of desktop users at your location. All past issues from 1994 to present are archived online and fully searchable. See Index to Articles, 1994–2020. Completion of our Electronic Agreement Form is required to activate online access. Select the Print subscription option if you will not be using your online access to the magazine. Subscriptions run on a calendar year basis. 2021 subscriptions are currently on sale; if you would like to purchase a 2020 subscription, please call 708-579-8207.