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SC lawmakers want documents from MOX study

...Project Services Group, one of the companies building the MOX facility, said Aerospace's findings do not align with the contractor's estimates and contradicts other government reports."By our calculations, it will take an additional $3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-31/sc-lawmakers-want-documents-m
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SC agency fines Aiken town for fecal coliform violations

...of land. Town officials said problems arose because of ongoing construction at the site, miscommunication between the contractor and an operator, and an electrical power failure caused by an uninstalled ground wire.The local officials said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-14/sc-agency-fines-aiken-town-fecal-co
Savannah River Site mixed-oxide program needs at least $300 million more, report says

...replace improperly installed equipment and an antagonistic relationship between the local federal project director and the contractor are only some of the factors undermining the project, the report said.Al Stotts, a spokesman for the National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-20/savannah-river-site-mixed-oxi
Sandy Oaks rodeo set for 10th year

...something I could do while I was recuperating," she said. "Wesley and I both had rodeo experience. So, we got with the contractor and we cleared land and here we are!"But never in her wildest dreams would she have imagined a rodeo of the magnitude...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-18/sandy-oaks-rodeo-set-
Request For Quotations The School District of Aiken County will ac...

...Aiken County Public Schools' Administrative Offices at 1000 Brookhaven Drive, Aiken, South Carolina 29803. It is the contractor's responsibility to ensure that their quotation has been received by the owner prior to the above required date...

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Construction company files bankruptcy before roadwork is complete

...United States Surety Co."All of our projects require a performance bond to be submitted with the project in case the contractor walks away," he said.The county's attorney Chris Driver, said Thursday they intended to press the surety bond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-10/construction-company-files
Contractor reports $3,000 in appliances stolen from new house in Hephzibah

...found a $2,000 stainless steel refrigerator and $1,000 stove, each made by GE, missing from the kitchen.The contractor told police that when arrived at residence about 9 a.m. he found the garage door and entrance to the house open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-02/contractor-reports-300
MOX contractor report disputes Energy Department cost estimates, analysis of plutonium disposition

...downblending, was estimated at $17.2 billion.The contractor faulted Aerospace Corp., a federally-funded research...estimates and incorrect analysis of construction risks. The contractor's report was prepared by High Bridge Associates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-13/mox-contractor-report-refutes
U.S. Energy Secretary calls for $1 billion annually for MOX program at Savannah River Site

...estimate drops to $47.5 billion when funded at $500 million annually. The report's accuracy was questioned by the contractor, Republican politicians and nuclear proponents.Total costs will continue to escalate if the program is not fully...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/us-energy-secretary-calls-1-