UniTech Monitoring & Decon News
For many utilities, the Oak Ridge Service Center (ORSC) has been a critical cost-saving resource. UniTech customers now benefit from Bulk Survey for Release (BSFR) at reduced rates, saving millions each year. Since UniTech launched the ORSC in 2016, adding the final step in a now turnkey solution to waste management, demand has grown, and […]
The UniTech team kicked off the early months of 2019 with two key presentations in Arizona, focused on cost-preventative customer behaviors with substantial positive impacts on nuclear plant operating costs. USA Supply Chain Winter Conference First up was a trip to Scottsdale for the Utilities Services Alliance (USA) Supply Chain Winter Conference January 28-30. Technical […]
Custom Monitoring Methods UniTech is committed to continuous improvement of the quality services our customers depend on. Quality improvement includes the design, production, and implementation of new radiological monitoring equipment to improve detection while reducing labor for 3M™ helmets and breathing tubes. These high-volume items include 3M™ Versaflo™ helmets, as well as 3M™ Versaflo™ breathing […]
In May, UniTech acquired three Tennessee nuclear service providers: BES Technologies, LLC; Smoky Mountain Solutions; and Omega Waste Logistics (OWL). The acquisitions further extend UniTech’s commitment to turnkey nuclear waste processing services. Expanded commitment began when UniTech acquired Babcock Services’ Oak Ridge Service Center in June 2016. Purchase of OWL also sharpens UniTech’s focus on […]
UniTech has been granted full import and export capabilities to decontaminate materials from Canadian nuclear plants at its U.S. facilities in Oak Ridge, TN; Morris, IL; and Royersford, PA. Earlier this year, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued an export license for UniTech to return up to 10,000 metric tons of radioactively contaminated material to Canada. […]
When the DC Cook Nuclear Plant replaced its turbines and corresponding outer casings, which were close to 100 yards in length, it created a unique but crucial decontamination project need for the obsolete turbines. These large components were too large and heavy for long-distance trucking, but required shipment to UniTech’s Oak Ridge Service Center (ORSC) […]
When Hydro Quebec’s mid-cycle refurbishment project was cancelled in 2013, Candu Energy was left with an obsolete tool set designed specifically for refurbishing Candu 6 nuclear reactors.
So far in 2017, UniTech has worked with Exelon on two exciting projects that significantly cut costs and help fulfill the Nuclear Promise.
UniTech’s revolutionary ChemClean process, ideal for tough-to-decontaminate components, is scheduled to be fully operational by the fall 2017 outage season.
UniTech Services Group acquired Babcock Services, Inc’s Oak Ridge, TN service center waste processing operations and IceSolve, LLC, its industrial cleaning and remediation service.