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Nation's ports spend millions on security

...build a full fence around the bustling main terminal.Now, security is so tight that roughly 4,000 times a day, steel containers from arriving ships are loaded onto tractor-trailers that, before hitting the highway, must pass through giant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-12/nations-ports-spend-millions-
Two Lowcountry units deployed

...deployment to a still-secret destination. The 841st's task was to load hundreds of military vehicles and dozens of steel containers from other military units onto the USNS Gordon, a roll-on, roll-off cargo ship that can displace nearly 58...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/04/met_374536.shtml
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SRS sludge raises concerns

...expected to be finished before the end of the year. One option might be to add some water to the million-gallon steel containers to keep the volatile waste cool and stable, Mr. French said. The downside of that is cost. Any water that is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/20/met_213260.shtml
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Extra security promised for plutonium shipments

...Carolina and North Carolina. The remaining 17 tons would be immobilized in glass or ceramics, then placed in stainless steel containers and concrete vaults. Mr. Lyman would prefer that all 50 tons of it be destined for immobilization, which would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/27/tec_276164.shtml
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Disposal mission brings plutonium full circle

...then stacked end-to-end into long steel magazines. In turn, the magazines are placed into huge stainless-steel containers. At the site's Defense Waste Processing Facility, workers will pour liquid waste from other SRS activities into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/30/tec_262620.shtml
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North Augusta recycling center named top

...about 70 percent of the recyclable material. The rest is evenly divided between various plastics and aluminum and steel containers. All the material is separated and sold to recycling companies. Some strange things often show up at the site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/07/met_203713.shtml
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Barnwell defends nuclear landfill

...of people. In 1980, it collected 2.4 million cubic feet of the solid, radioactive waste, which is stored in steel containers that are put in concrete vaults and then buried in long trenches. Bought last year by Utah-based EnergySolutions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/03/met_118754.shtml
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Agency finishes its plan to drain

...report states. Officials have been able to remove high-level waste by mixing it with molten glass and storing it in steel containers. It is supposed to eventually be shipped out of state. Still, no tank has been completely emptied since 1997...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/19/met_47375.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Fielding criticism

...of such waste. Firms would be able to retain disposed items for 10 years, then deliver them to the AEC in welded steel containers. The construction began in late 1983 at a cost of $1.27 billion. More than 34 million gallons of liquid waste...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/19/tec_301896.shtml
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Shipment arrives at nation's first radioactive waste dump

...the interstate south of Santa Fe moved when asked to do so by state police. The 18-wheeler carrying three huge steel containers bearing the black-and-yellow radiation symbol passed through WIPP's white metal gates at 3:36 a.m. to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/27/tec_257456.shtml
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