DOE announces contract

The Department of Energy's Savannah River Operations Office announced today the award of $3.4 million contract to Cavanagh Service Group for shipping services of depleted uranium oxide under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act project at the Savannah River Site.

According to a news release, over the next 14 months, approximately 14,800 drums of DUO will be shipped out of South Carolina for final disposal using 52 DOE-owned gondola railcars that meet federal shipping requirements.

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Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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