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Giving to Make A Difference, FBP Partners With PALS

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- December 13, 2021 -- On Nov. 29, Flour-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) representatives met with the Portsmouth Are Ladies (PALS), an all-volunteer 501c3 organization that helps worthy causes in Scioto County, to donate $8,352.19 from their annual Employee Giving campaign.

Fluor-BWXT’s Deneen Garner (center) recently met with Portsmouth Area Ladies’ (PALS) President Tess Midkiff (left) and Treasurer Carol Davis (right) to present a $8,352.29 check to help those in need in Scioto County.

Despite a challenging year, employees continued to raise funds to provide continual support to the community. Deneen Garner, who leads FBP’s Employee Giving Campaign, said PALS is a great resource for the community.

“Usually, we have a lot more fundraisers but we had to cancel larger events like our annual golf outing because of the ongoing pandemic,” Garner said. “This meant we had to rely on an all-virtual event to keep our employees informed. The success of this campaign is because of the generosity and donations of our team members. It is important to us that we continue to partner with organizations like PALS so we can reach those who are most in need.”

Carol Davis, treasurer for PALS, said the group has given away more than $142,000 since 2007 to support community projects and events.

“I think the most important thing is to improve the quality of living for all of Scioto County,” Davis said. “In particular, donating to some of the smaller organizations gives them a chance to do these programs because they don’t always have the budget.”

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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