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.
July 5, 2018

WRPS awards subcontract for construction of waste pretreatment capability to prepare for vitrification

RICHLAND, Wash. – U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) contractor Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) has awarded a subcontract to AVANTech, Inc. to design and build a new tank waste pretreatment capability at the Hanford Site in southeast Washington state. Read more…
October 31, 2017

AY-102 retrieval wins PMI award

WRPS given prestigious project management awards Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), an AECOM-led company, received the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) 2017 Project of the Year Oct. 28 for its work to remove radioactive waste from an underground storage tank at the Hanford Site in Washington […]