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About Us Hanford Site

2021-8-12  About Us. Cleanup of the Hanford Site is overseen by two Department of Energy Offices, the Richland Operations Office (RL) and the Office of River Protection (ORP). The offices have a combined federal staff of about 400 employees. The work largely involves contract oversight and

Hanford Site History, Cleanup, & Facts Britannica

2020-8-18  Hanford Site, also called (1943–46) Hanford Engineer Works or (1947–76) Hanford Nuclear Reservation, large U.S. nuclear site established during World War II for the production of plutonium, some of which was used in the first atomic bomb.It is located in south-central Washington, northwest of Richland, and was originally operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a unit of the

Hanford Status and Information Hanford Site

2021-9-7  Hanford Status and Information. The intent of this webpage is to provide information to Hanford employees. DOE’s first phase of remobilization focuses on high-priority and low-risk work such as construction, training, medical evaluations, and maintenance. Most

Historical Time Line and Information About the Hanford

HISTORICAL TIME LINE and INFORMATION Hanford Site COMPILED BY J. D. BRIGGS March 22, 2001 Introduction The following is a summary of some-of the more important (Ifee~ events concerning the Hanford Site that have been collected during tne Large Scale Hanford Docwnent Declassification Project.

Hanford Site Computer Automated Mapping Information

Hanford Site clean-up mission. Ultimately, the plan for the future of the Hanford Site is for the DOE to turn over large portions of the site for other uses. Each of the phases the Site has or will go through, has and will generate large amounts of spatial,data.

Hanford Building (s) Access Information Hanford Site

2021-9-14  Hanford Building (s) Access Information. Email Print Text. Hanford building (s) on restricted access pending COVID-19 disinfecting: BUILDING. * Affected Areas Only. AREA. DATE. RESTRICTED.

Strategic Plan for Hanford Site. Information Management

Information management priorities for infrastructure and system improvements are not driven by customer nee$. Increased data access and sharing is needed. The Hanford Site information architecture is not adequately defined or integrated. Efficient and flexible processes for information collection, retrieval, processing, and delivery are needed.

Mapping Out the Future of the Hanford Site Department

2020-10-27  MSA’s Geospatial Information Technology Services (GITS) team recently simplified the process for creating and using interactive maps across the 580-square-mile site. One new feature uses location intelligence and mixed reality, which is a merging of real and virtual worlds, to allow workers to see in real-time and real-space what

Freedom of Information and Privacy Act Hanford Site

2021-8-2  The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Title 5, United States Code, Section 552, was signed into law on July 4, 1966, by President Lyndon Johnson. The FOIA has since been amended in 1974, 1986, and most recently, with the Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996. The FOIA applies to documents held by agencies in the executive

Hanford Site Spotlight FEDFacts: Information about the

2019-9-20  The Hanford Site is located along the Columbia River in southeastern Washington and was originally inhabited by Native Americans, including the Wanapum Band and the Yakama, Nez Perce, Umatilla, Walla Walla, and Cayuse Tribes. Parts of the land were settled by non-Native Americans and used for irrigated orchards, farms, and ranches before World

Hanford Overview Washington State Department of

2020-8-6  An overview of the Hanford Site's history, largely from the 1940s to the late 1980s. The site today. Since the signing of the Tri-Party Agreement in 1989 between our agency, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), we work with the EPA to ensure Energy — Hanford's owner and manager — follows environmental laws and meets cleanup deadlines stipulated

Hanford Nuclear Site HistoryLink

2020-10-26  Hanford Nuclear Site. Originally known as Hanford Engineer Works, the Hanford Nuclear Site was built in the early 1940s to produce fuel for nuclear weapons, including the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan, and effectively ended World War II. Weapons production continued at Hanford during the Cold War, and in 1964 the facility

Historical Time Line and Information About the Hanford Site

2001-3-7  Abstract. Historical time line of the Hanford Site spanning from 1940 through 1997, including photographs and other information regarding the town sites and living conditions.

Summary of the HANFORD SITE PNNL

2004-10-26  The Hanford Site is a relatively undeveloped area of shrub-steppe (a drought-resistant, shrub and grassland ecosystem) that contains a rich diversity of plant and animal species. This area has been protected from disturbance, except for fi re, over the past 60 years. This protection has allowed plant species and com-

Mapping Out the Future of the Hanford Site Department

2020-10-27  MSA’s Geospatial Information Technology Services (GITS) team recently simplified the process for creating and using interactive maps across the 580-square-mile site. One new feature uses location intelligence and mixed reality, which is a merging of real and virtual worlds, to allow workers to see in real-time and real-space what

Freedom of Information and Privacy Act Hanford Site

2021-8-2  The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Title 5, United States Code, Section 552, was signed into law on July 4, 1966, by President Lyndon Johnson. The FOIA has since been amended in 1974, 1986, and most recently, with the Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996. The FOIA applies to documents held by agencies in the executive

History of Hanford Site Defense Production (Brief)

2017-3-28  Hanford Site is not simple and straightforward. It is still sought after and debated around the world, because in Hanford’s history we can illuminate the Cold War and some of the most significant events of the twentieth century. FOUNDING AND GENESIS OF THE HANFORD SITE In December 1942, MED officer Col. Franklin T. Matthias and two

Hanford Site Climatological Data Summary 2003 with

2004-5-28  The cover photo (TPO7141-10cn) taken on the Hanford Site is from Lockheed Martin Information Technology, Richland, Washington. The cover design is by S. B. Neely, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington. PNNL-14616 Hanford Site Climatological Data Summary 2003 with Historical Data

History of Hanford Site Defense Production (Brief)

2016-2-11  Engineer District (MED), the landlord of the Hanford Engineer Works (HEW predecessor to the current Hanford Site). Three days later, an atomic bomb consisting of material manufactured at HEW exploded over Nagasaki, Japan, and produced an Allied victory in World War II 0 just five days later. Then as now, the public was hungry for information

Hanford Site Spotlight US EPA

2021-7-16  The Hanford Site is 586-square-miles and was created in 1943 as part of the Manhattan Project to produce plutonium for nuclear weapons. While some Hanford workers lived in the city of Richland, a trailer city consisting of thousands of trailers was constructed on site. Hanford Trailer Camp Looking South, 1944

Hanford Site Spotlight FEDFacts: Information about the

2019-9-20  The Hanford Site is located along the Columbia River in southeastern Washington and was originally inhabited by Native Americans, including the Wanapum Band and the Yakama, Nez Perce, Umatilla, Walla Walla, and Cayuse Tribes. Parts of the land were settled by non-Native Americans and used for irrigated orchards, farms, and ranches before World

Hanford Department of Energy

2018-11-6  The Hanford Site mission focuses on environmental restoration, waste management, related scientific and environmental research and development of radioactive waste management technologies. Under the Tri-Party Agreement, lower-level hazardous wastes are buried in huge lined pits that will be sealed and monitored with sophisticated instruments for many years.

Hanford Nuclear Site HistoryLink

2020-10-26  Hanford Nuclear Site. Originally known as Hanford Engineer Works, the Hanford Nuclear Site was built in the early 1940s to produce fuel for nuclear weapons, including the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan, and effectively ended World War II. Weapons production continued at Hanford during the Cold War, and in 1964 the facility

Summary of the HANFORD SITE PNNL

2004-10-26  The Hanford Site is a relatively undeveloped area of shrub-steppe (a drought-resistant, shrub and grassland ecosystem) that contains a rich diversity of plant and animal species. This area has been protected from disturbance, except for fi re, over the past 60 years. This protection has allowed plant species and com-

Historical Time Line and Information About the Hanford Site

2001-3-7  Abstract. Historical time line of the Hanford Site spanning from 1940 through 1997, including photographs and other information regarding the town sites and living conditions.

HANFORD DOWNWINDERS INFORMATION SITE

2011-4-2  Hanford is the name of a former nuclear weapons production site located in south central Washington state. Established in 1943, Hanford released radioactive materials into the air, water and soil. The releases occurred mainly as the result of routine operations but were also due to

Mapping Out the Future of the Hanford Site Department

2020-10-27  MSA’s Geospatial Information Technology Services (GITS) team recently simplified the process for creating and using interactive maps across the 580-square-mile site. One new feature uses location intelligence and mixed reality, which is a merging of real and virtual worlds, to allow workers to see in real-time and real-space what

History of Hanford Site Defense Production (Brief)

2016-2-11  Engineer District (MED), the landlord of the Hanford Engineer Works (HEW predecessor to the current Hanford Site). Three days later, an atomic bomb consisting of material manufactured at HEW exploded over Nagasaki, Japan, and produced an Allied victory in World War II 0 just five days later. Then as now, the public was hungry for information

Hanford Site Wikipedia

2021-9-5  Hanford Site era un impianto nucleare militare statunitense che si trovava sulle rive del fiume Columbia nello Stato di Washington ed era composto da una serie di stabilimenti per la produzione del plutonio (elemento attinide indispensabile per la costruzione delle