Savannah River Site contractor removes 5 million gallons of salt waste from underground tanks

...closing the tanks.Salt waste comprises 90 percent of the 36 million gallons of waste in the tanks, said SRR spokesman Dean Campbell. The other 10 percent is highly-radioactive liquid sludge with the consistency of peanut butter."You have to...

Savannah River Remediation receives 95 percent of award fee for 2014

...developed a management plan to minimize loss of money and ensure safety at the facilities, the report said.SRR spokesman Dean Campbell said the performance score reflects the contractor's commitment to dispose of liquid waste in underground storage tanks...

Teen-agers face murder accusation

...Lee Gladney, 38, of Greenwood, said Johnston Mayor Dean Campbell, who was serving as spokesman for town police. Both...four others outside an Addison Street residence, said Dean Campbell, Johnston mayor. However, Mr. Campbell was unsure...

Savannah River Site contractor expands stormwater basin to prevent contaminated discharges

...maximum amount of rain predicted to fall in a single event during a 100-year period, according to SRR spokesman Dean Campbell.In February 2013, cracks were discovered in the roof of Vault 4, which allowed rainwater to leak into several of...

Government shutdown didn't stop charitable giving

...CSRA and the remainder to sister groups in several area counties.SRR hoped to raise about $300,000 but spokesman Dean Campbell said September layoffs and October furloughs did not have a direct impact on the employer's campaign."We knew...

Edgefield, Johnston plan vote

...in Edgefield and Johnston, S.C., will cast ballots Tuesday in contested mayoral races. In Johnston, incumbent Dean Campbell will fight for the seat he has held since 1996. He faces opposition from businesswoman Mary Alice Jackson. "That's...

Johnston mayor wins by 2 votes

...was so close it left election officials sifting through absentee ballots looking for an answer. Incumbent Mayor Dean Campbell bested businesswoman Mary Alice Jackson by only two votes Tuesday. Mr. Campbell received 419 votes for an unofficial...

County administrator for Edgefield is fired

...over time things have come up that collectively and individually it just wasn't the right fit for us," Chairman Dean Campbell said Wednesday.Brown will get 120 days of pay , with time allotted for a 30-day notice and 90 days of separation...

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SRS radioactive waste spills

...Salt-stone facility Tuesday caused a 100-gallon spill of low-level radioactive waste mixed with a grout compound. Dean Campbell, a spokesman for Westinghouse Savannah River Co., which operates SRS for the Department of Energy, said the spill...

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SRS delays replacement bids

...Site officials have decided to delay seeking bids for a replacement of the In-Tank Precipitation Facility, said Dean Campbell, a spokesman for SRS contractor Westinghouse Savannah River Co. A request for bids was expected this spring. Instead...