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Emerging Talent Focus of Fluor-BWXT Internship Program

PIKE COUNTY, Ohio -- July 9, 2019 -- Fluor-BWXT welcomes its ninth class of summer interns. Forty college students from throughout southern Ohio are getting an opportunity this summer to expand their educational experience with on the job training.

The 12-week program is one of the most highly sought after internships in the region. This year’s interns were selected from more than 200 applicants.

A total of 40 interns from colleges and universities throughout Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia are taking part in Fluor-BWXT’s Summer Intern Program at the DOE Portsmouth Site in Pike County.

“This is a great opportunity to work with the emerging talent in our region.” Said Bob Smith, Site Project Director, “Many of our interns transition their experience after graduation to full-time jobs on site.”

The interns, which include 23 new students this year, work in a variety of departments. Some of the departments include: Business Services, Public Affairs, Project Controls, Waste Management, Environmental Remediation, Nuclear Safety & Engineering, Nuclear Operations, Waste Management, and ESH&Q (Environmental , Safety, Health and Quality), among others.

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About Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) and BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) (NYSE: BWXT), two world-class companies with significant Ohio experience, formed Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP) to address the decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) needs at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Portsmouth Site in Pike County, Ohio. Jacobs Engineering, another global leader in industrial and environmental projects, provides support. Fluor-BWXT employs 1,800 workers who bring unparalleled experience, insights, and lessons learned from across the DOE complex. The Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth mandate is to clean up the Portsmouth Site safely and compliantly, provide strong uranium stewardship and partner with local communities to achieve a sustainable economic future. For more information, visit www.fbportsmouth.com.