LOS ALAMOS, N.M.—Nuclear News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos (N3B) and the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos (UNM-LA) have partnered to offer a workforce development program to train participants to become Radiological Control Technicians (RCTs). The program will provide a pathway to obtain employment in one of the many nuclear-based industries across New Mexico. RCTs are
May 1, 2019 N3B completes first year of legacy waste cleanup at LANL LOS ALAMOS, N.M.—This week, Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos (N3B) celebrates its first anniversary as a new company cleaning up legacy waste at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). “We are very excited for the cleanup progress we’ve made the past year
March 27, 2019 The N3B team removed PCB-contaminated soil from a narrow canyon at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. About 300 cubic yards of soil will be shipped offsite for disposal. LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – N3B has have finished cleaning up PCB-contaminated soil near the former Omega research reactor site at Los Alamos
March 21, 2019 Building 257 is a former radioactive liquid waste processing facility that will be torn down as part of a new cleanup subcontract awarded to Los Alamos Technical Associates by N3B.N3B has awarded Los Alamos Technical Associates (LATA) of Albuquerque a subcontract to clean up portions of Technical Area 21 at Los Alamos
October 16, 2018 Potential cleanup contractors tour TA-21 in August to get an idea of the scope of work, which includes removing old fencing, telephone poles, hundreds of tons of cement and rebar, other contaminated and uncontaminated above-ground debris, and decontaminating two facilities (background) and six excavators. LOS ALAMOS, N.M.—Newport News Nuclear
October 10, 2018 Workers from Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos (N3B) load waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory into a transport container bound for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, Carlsbad, New Mexico. The event marks the resumption of regular shipments from LANL to WIPP for the first time in four years.