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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…
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 […]
August 9, 2018

Strong WRPS safety culture keeping workers safe, drawing national attention

RICHLAND, Wash. – Employees of Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) are working safer than any time since safety statistics have been available for the Hanford tank farms, since the beginning of 1991…read more.
August 30, 2018

Tank Farms President Accepts Corporate Assignment; Successor Named

Richland, Wash. – John Eschenberg has been named President and Project Manager for Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), where he will lead the remediation of radioactive and hazardous waste tanks at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Hanford Site, effective Oct. 8. Read more…
December 19, 2018

WRPS volunteers brighten holidays for foster children

RICHLAND, Wash. – Employees of Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) provided multiple gifts for more than 500 foster children and families, and donated more than $4,000 to be shared among social service agencies that help brighten the holidays for families in need. Read more…