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September 2014

September 10, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: Workers Begin Cleaning Out Hanford's Historic McCluskey Room
Workers have entered one of the most hazardous rooms at the Hanford Site to begin final cleanup of a room that became known to workers over the years by the name of a worker injured there in a Cold War-era accident.


August 2014

August 12, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: Contractor Removes More Than 650 Pounds of Contamination from Groundwater
For a second year in a row, and four months ahead of schedule, CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company exceeded the Department of Energy's annual goal.


August 11, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: Workers Creating Demolition Zone at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant
Over the last few weeks, the look of Hanford’s main plutonium plant has changed as crews have removed or demolished eight buildings surrounding the Plutonium Finishing Plant at the Hanford Site in southeast Washington state.


July 2014

July 2, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: Workers Prepare to Enter One of Hanford's Most Hazardous Rooms
When workers enter the hazardous and historic McCluskey Room at the Hanford Site this summer, they will be safer due to their preparation and involvement in planning and training for the job.


June 2014

June 3, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: CH2M HILL Graduates Protege Company on Department of Energy Project
CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company recently graduated Project Services Group from DOE's Mentor-Protege Program.


May 2014

May 8, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: CH2M HILL Awarded Voluntary Protection Program Star Status
Department of Energy Honors Hanford Site Contractor for Employee Involvement and Management Leadership in Safety and Health


May 1, 2014
Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Recertified as Energy Department Star Site for Safety



February 2014

February 27, 2014
Registration Starts Soon for Hanford’s Two Annual Public Tour Programs
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will open online registration for both of its public tour programs in early March. The Hanford Site public tours focus on environmental cleanup while the B Reactor tours focus on Hanford’s role in the top secret Manhattan Project during World War II.


February 14, 2014
1,153-ton Waste Vault Removed from 300 Area
Vault held waste tanks with contamination from Hanford’s former laboratory facilities


January 2014

January 22, 2014
Massive Hanford Test Reactor Removed
Plutonium Recycle Test Reactor removed from Hanford’s 300 Area