August 18, 2017

Hanford tank AP-102 safely holds nuclear waste

  The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is committed to the safety of its workforce, the public and the environment. The DOE Office of River Protection (ORP) and Hanford tank farms contractor Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) have been evaluating the structural integrity of Hanford’s […]
May 24, 2017

Investigation shows no tank leak in Double-Shell Tank AZ-101

RICHLAND, Wash. — Contamination recently found on a piece of equipment used to inspect a Hanford double-shell tank is not the result of a primary tank leak, an investigation has found. Read more…
May 18, 2017

WRPS earns second award for mentoring local small business

Yesterday the U. S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of River Protection’s (ORP) tank farms contractor, Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), was awarded the U.S. Department of Energy Fiscal Year 2016 Mentor of the Year award for leadership in mentoring local small businesses. This is […]
March 27, 2017

Hanford Site Contractors Receive Award for Procurement of Sustainable Electronics

RICHLAND, Wash. – Three Hanford Site contractors – Mission Support Alliance (MSA), CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company (CH2M) and Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) – were recently recognized as leaders in the procurement and use of sustainable information technology products by the Green Electronics Council […]
March 6, 2017

Office of River Protection highlight safety, progress at Waste Management Conference

PHOENIX – The Department of Energy’s Office of River Protection (ORP) and its contractors will present recent accomplishments and progress at the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) and the Hanford Tank Farms, on March 7 at the 2017 Waste Management Symposium… read more