Drigg’s Low Level Waste Repository has signed the second half of its major four-year framework contract with partner Graham Construction.
Whitehaven News 3rd Nov 2016 read more »
The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, or WIPP, has suffered another collapse – this time outside of the closed southern section, prompting an evacuation of workers in the underground facility in Carlsbad, New Mexico. The fourth collapse this year is the first since early October. According to a press release from the U.S. Department of Energy, workers in the facility heard a loud noise and observed salt dust. When the indications of the fall were reported, a mandatory evacuation was ordered for the entire facility.
Aiken Standard 4th Nov 2016 read more »