PIKETON, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Energy invites area community members to a public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 23 at Waverly High School, 1 Tiger Drive, Waverly. The event is an update on the environmental cleanup of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant.
PIKETON, Ohio – Employees of Fluor-B&W Portsmouth LLC, the primary contractor for cleanup operations at the former uranium enrichment facilities at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Portsmouth Site, have surpassed 3 million work hours without a lost-time injury, the company announced recently.
PIKETON, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and contractor Fluor-B&W Portsmouth recently safely managed the recycling of millions of pounds of metal from the demolition of a de-energized electrical switchyard that served the former gaseous diffusion plant at the Portsmouth site near Piketon.
PIKETON, Ohio – A new 2,000 square foot terminal at the James A. Rhodes Airport in Jackson County is on the horizon thanks in part to the recycling efforts of clean scrap metals from the U.S. Department of Energy’s former uranium enrichment facility in Piketon.
PIKETON, Ohio – Fluor-B&W is offering paid internships to area students for the summer. “Our internship program provides an exciting opportunity to spend a summer working with a team of experienced professionals dedicated to the environmental remediation of the former PORTS site,” coordinator Todd Cron said.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – As the U.S. Department of Energy ushered in its brand new South Central Ohio Regional Science Bowl on Friday at Shawnee State University, it seemed fitting to members of the Zane Trace academic team that its champion would be coached by a woman in the twilight of her career.
PIKETON, Ohio – Fluor-B&W Portsmouth is committed to being an active corporate leader to the communities that have supported nuclear and environmental remediation missions at the Department of Energy Portsmouth site for more than 50 years.