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…
October 8, 2020

Welcome Home to Hanford, Tank-Side Cesium Removal System

RICHLAND, Wash. – Workers recently moved three enclosures that make up a system that will pretreat Hanford Site tank waste for processing to their permanent home onsite. Read more…
September 24, 2020

WRPS prepares for 13th year as tank farms cleanup contractor

RICHLAND, Wash. – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today it will extend the contract of its Hanford Tank Operations Contractor, Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), for another year. Read more…
September 10, 2020

New Ventilation System Increases Safety Margin for Hanford Waste Tank Workers

RICHLAND, Wash. – EM Hanford and its tank operations contractor, Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), have enhanced safety for workers by installing a new exhauster ventilation system above waste tanks. Read more…