On April 2, 2012, Savannah River Remediation (SRR), LLC, workers began the operational closure of two hazardous waste tanks at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Savannah River Site (SRS), signifying the most substantial environmental risk reduction in South Carolina since 1997. In this photo, a specially formulated grout was poured into a hopper and transferred through lines to Tank 19, the next SRS underground hazardous waste tank that will be grouted. Grouting operations began April 2 and will continue through the summer. Tank 19 and Tank 18, which also will be grouted this summer, are 1.3-million-gallon tanks.
June 11, 2014
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