August 21, 2019

WRPS awards subcontract for tank farm construction preparing waste for vitrification

RICHLAND, Wash. – U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) contractor Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) has awarded a subcontract worth up to $24.5 million over the next 12 months to American Electric, Inc. to provide general electrical construction services at the Hanford tank farms located in southeastern […]
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…
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…
August 24, 2018

WRPS employees support cancer-awareness event

WRPSpeed sponsored a team to support the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation by participating in the Run for Ribbons race on Saturday. The team raised $620 that will go toward wigs for patients who have lost their hair to cancer, free prostrate screenings, free mammograms, and […]
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.