DOE Awards CH2M Hill $2B Extension For Hanford Cleanup

Law360, Washington (October 2, 2013, 6:43 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a five-year, $2.1 billion extension to CH2M Hill Plateau Remediation Co. for continued remediation work of a decommissioned nuclear complex in Hanford, Wash., the DOE confirmed Wednesday.

The department exercised an option last week to renew a previous five-year, $4.5 billion contract at the Hanford project for an additional five years at the cost of $2.1 billion, DOE spokesman Geoff Tyree said.

“DOE has determined that CH2M Hill remains the best value to the government,” CH2M Hill said in...
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