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MOX structural welds not up to code, report says

...inspectors, however, determined that the violation "was more than minor" because the engineering change process used by the contractor was not in accordance with MOX's Quality Assurance Plan. "Failure to design the welded connections in accordance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-13/mox-structural-welds-not-code
Savannah River Site contractor installs cost-saving pump design

...the next year and should help the contractor cut related equipment costs by...Dean Campbell, a spokesman for the contractor, said the price of the mixing...in the short and long term."The contractor worked with GPM Inc. to purchase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-12/savannah-river-site-contracto
Your Money: Rebuilding after a flood

...person pulling the permits is the person responsible for ensuring that the work meets all codes so you want that to be the contractor.Verify estimates are free, don't assume. Also be sure that if you sign the estimate, it isn't obligating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-12/your-money-rebuilding-afte
Parsons refines Salt Waste Processing Facility responsibility ahead of federal inspection

...director for the Salt Waste Processing Facility, said establishing the physical and operational responsibilities between the contractors is an important step in the long-term.She said the facility will be a key component in accelerating waste tank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-16/parsons-refines-salt-waste-pr
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
Plant Vogtle lag over, Georgia Power says

...Westinghouse Electric Corp. had bought the contractor, Stone & Webster."It's the...under review.The company selling the contractor to Westinghouse, Chicago Bridge...milestones that triggered payments to the contractor than any other semiannual period...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-03/plant-vogtle-lag-over-geor
Regulators to weigh in on Plant Vogtle changes

...Plant Vogtle, the utilities and the contractor blamed each other, eventually...complete." Nuclear opponents saw the contractor switch and lawsuit settlement...probably won't formally approve the contractor change, the U.S. Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-02/regulators-weigh-plant-vogtle
Vogtle to get new contractor in settlement

...of the plant, is paying $230 million."This settlement is extremely positive for the Vogtle project, and now the contractors can focus 100 percent on project execution," said Buzz Miller, the executive vice president of nuclear development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-27/vogtle-get-new-contractor-
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
Fort Gordon, Savannah River Site funds remain in revised defense spending bill

...be done," he said. "That tends to be the instrumentation. The piping is very complicated."MacWilliams said the contractor estimated a 2.5 percent rework rate, but that MOX is running about 25 percent at this point. Committee member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-05/fort-gordon-savannah-riv