A new president and CEO has been named for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions after Dwayne Wilson announced his departure from the position earlier in May.
A federal nuclear safety oversight panel has warned U.S. Department of Energy that an apparent spike in safety violations, contamination incidents and injuries at the site must be addressed.
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions President and CEO Dwayne Wilson will leave in June after his successor is named.
The state of South Carolina dropped its legal challenge to the U.S. Department of Energy's decision to shutter the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site on Friday.
The U.S. Department of Energy signed a "statement of intent" with German agencies offering to evaluate disposing of waste at SRS. No final decision has been made, according to SRS spokesman Jim ...
Construction of the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility will continue until at least through September without layoffs, according to the National Nuclear Security Administration.
Savannah River National Laboratory is seeking to boost partnerships with research universities in an effort to lead the world in scientific innovations to protect national security.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said the state won't back down on its lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's decision to stop constuction on the MOX facility.
Federal funding for Savannah River Site and future work at the U.S. Energy Department site will be discussed during a public forum on Thursday.
David Jones, a senior vice president for Areva, said the U.S. Energy Department over-estimated life-cycle costs for the MOX project without providing details of how it determined the cost estimate.
Veteran nuclear activists have formed a new public interest watchdog group to monitor Savannah River Site activities.
Democrat Michelle Nunn's campaign manager said she wants to see MOX continue even though she's concerned about cost overruns.
Shaw Areva MOX Services President Kelly Trice said in a message to employees that the company has not received direction from the NNSA or U.S. Energy Department to change its construction status.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's 2013 performance review of the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site reported no safety issues.
A public information session on various Savannah River Site projects, programs and missions will be held Thursday.
Savannah River Site has continued preparing shipments of transuranic waste for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico, which stopped receiving waste after a fire in February.
A lesser-known history of the Savannah River Site's affects on women during the Cold War era will be discussed Tuesday at The Pickens-Salley Symposium.
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Director Catherine Templeton on Friday requested the status of plutonium material that was to be processed by the MOX plant at ...
The state of South Carolina is suing the U.S. Department of Energy and others over federal plans to shut down Savannah River Site's mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility intended to turn nuclear ...
Savannah River Site's mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility surpassed 18 million consecutive work hours without a workday lost because of injury or illness, according to a news release.