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DOE Lab, HPE Implement Supercomputers to Support Air Force Weather Forecasting

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has helped the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory build and implement a pair of high-performance computing machines designed to primarily support weather modeling and forecasting efforts by the U.S. Air Force. The company said Wednesday the “Fawbush” and “Miller” supercomputers constitute a system …

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Mark Peters Starts Role as Battelle Lab Operations EVP; Lou Von Thaer Quoted

Mark Peters, formerly director of the Idaho National Laboratory, has transitioned to new work as Battelle’s executive vice president of laboratory operations after more than five years of INL leadership. He has led INL since October 2015 and succeeded Ron Townsend, who retired from Battelle after a 12-year career, the …

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Former NAVSEA Commander Thomas Moore Named HII Nuclear Operations VP; Andy Green Quoted

Thomas Moore, a 39-year U.S. Navy veteran and former head of Naval Sea Systems Command, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) nuclear and environmental services business as vice president of nuclear operations. The retired Navy vice admiral will oversee nuclear programs for the Department of Energy portfolio within HII’s …

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Executive Order Aims to Spur Microreactor Tech Adoption for Space, Defense Missions

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order directing the federal government to launch an initiative to drive the adoption of small modular nuclear reactor technology across national defense and space missions. The EO is aimed at revitalizing the country’s nuclear energy sector and space exploration initiatives while developing alternative …

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Battelle Wins $3.8B DOE Contract to Manage Savannah River National Lab; Lou Von Thaer Quoted

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A Battelle-led team that includes five universities and two small businesses will help the Department of Energy run the Savannah River National Laboratory under a potential 10-year, $3.8 billion contract. The Battelle Savannah River Alliance's subcontractors are Clemson University, South Carolina State University, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Georgia, University of South Carolina, TechSource and Longenecker & Associates.

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DOE Releases Final Solicitation for $8.3B Oak Ridge Reservation Cleanup IDIQ

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The Department of Energy has released a final request for proposals for a potential 10-year, $8.3B contract to perform environmental cleanup work at the Oak Ridge Reservation in Tennessee. The Oak Ridge Reservation Cleanup Contract includes cleanup and remedial actions at the East Tennessee Technology Park, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Y-12 National Security Complex.

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