August 19, 2021

Hanford Tank Farms Now Connected to Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant

Two major facilities critical to the tank waste treatment mission at the Hanford Site are now connected. A video featuring the transfer line connection can be viewed here. Read more…
August 17, 2021

Hanford Begins Retrieving Waste From Another Underground Storage Tank

EM Office of River Protection tank operations contractor Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) recently began retrieving radioactive and chemical waste from another massive underground storage tank at the Hanford Site. Read More…
May 25, 2021

Hanford Readies to Treat Legacy Tank Waste

RICHLAND, Wash. – U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) contractor Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) is an important step closer to treating tank waste at the Hanford Site after the recent installation of two critical pumps and the completion of equipment testing and worker training. Read […]
December 21, 2020

WRPS president “Gets It” when it comes to safety

RICHLAND, Wash. – John Eschenberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), has been named as a “CEO Who Gets It,” an annual recognition presented by the National Safety Council to leaders who go above and beyond to protect employees both […]
November 16, 2020

WRPS named one of ‘America’s Safest Companies’

RICHLAND, Wash. – EHS Today, a leading national occupational health and safety publication, has named Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) as one of “America’s Safest Companies.” The designation recognizes companies that exemplify excellence in safety leadership and promote a world-class safety culture. Read more…