u.s. department of energy http://wkms.org en DOE Awards Fluor $420M Contract for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Decommission and Decontamination http://wkms.org/post/doe-awards-fluor-420m-contract-paducah-gaseous-diffusion-plant-decommission-and-decontamination <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Federal, state and local officials are praising the U.S. Department of Energy’s awarding a three-year $420 million clean-up contract to&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.fluor.com/pages/default.aspx" style="line-height: 1.5;">Fluor&nbsp;Federal Services</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, for decommissioning and decontamination of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant.</span></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:03:42 +0000 Todd Hatton & Chad Lampe 42307 at http://wkms.org DOE Awards Fluor $420M Contract for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Decommission and Decontamination Energy Department Contractor and USEC Settle http://wkms.org/post/energy-department-contractor-and-usec-settle <p>The federal government and Department of Energy contractor Bechtel Jacobs have reached a 230-thousand-dollar settlement over allegations the company improperly disposed of radioactive waste from the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant. The settlement was unsealed yesterday in U-S District Court in Paducah.&nbsp; It does not require Bechtel Jacobs to admit fault and clears the company of liability related to improper disposals from 1998 through 2004.&nbsp; The settlement ends a 10-year legal battle started by two former plant employees on behalf of the federal government.<br>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 14:36:47 +0000 Todd Hatton 21239 at http://wkms.org Energy Department Contractor and USEC Settle