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May 2015

May 7, 2015
Washington State University to manage Hanford’s Manhattan Project and Cold War-era artifacts and archives
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Richland Operations Office (RL), through site contractor Mission Support Alliance (MSA), has begun a new partnership with Washington State University Tri-Cities that will provide expert care of Hanford Site artifacts.


April 2015

April 22, 2015
New public tour to focus on Hanford historic sites
The history of Hanford Site lands prior to the Manhattan Project will be the focus of a new public tour program offered by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Richland Operations Office. The program will run from May to October of 2015 and will include


April 20, 2015
Last of pencil tank assemblies removed from Plutonium Finishing Plant
More than 50 pencil tank assemblies – some two stories tall – contaminated with chemical and radiological hazards are now gone from Hanford’s Plutonium Finishing Plant. The tanks, called “pencil tanks” due to their long and narrow shape, reclaimed pl


March 2015

March 19, 2015
DOE-NNSA, Washington to take part in regional exercise in Benton and Franklin Counties
Training designed to enable responders to work together effectively during radiological emergencies


March 16, 2015
Hanford Landfill Reaches 17 Million Tons Disposed
Waste disposal measures tremendous cleanup progress along Hanford's River Corridor


March 2, 2015
Hanford Tour Registration Begins March 9
Visitors Can Register for Choice of Tours Focused on Cleanup or History