DOE Extends Nuclear Waste Treatment Contract

DOE Extends Nuclear Waste Treatment Contract

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) extended the contract for Idaho Treatment Group LLC (ITG) at the Advanced Mixed Waste Treatment Project in Idaho.
DOE extended the $65 million contract until March 31, 2016 for ITG, which consists of BWXT Technical Services Group Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), URS Energy & Construction Inc., an AECOM company and EnergySolutions Federal Services Inc.

ITG will continue to characterize, certify, package and store transuranic waste for off-site disposal; disposition mixed low-level waste at an appropriate treatment or disposal facility; retrieve stored waste from the Transuranic Storage Area-Retrieval Enclosure; and complete upgrades to the Waste Treatment Facility.
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