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Latest News

  • Monday, August 27, 2012, 1:01 pm

    Bauer named Facilities, Infrastructure and Services head

    B&W Y-12 President and General Manager Chuck Spencer has named Linda Bauer as vice president of Facilities, Infrastructure and Services (FI&S).

  • Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 3:35 pm

    NNSA Authorizes Resumption of Nuclear Operations at Y‑12

    The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) has authorized the resumption of nuclear operations at the Y‑12 National Security Complex. Operations resume Wednesday, August 15.

  • Monday, August 13, 2012, 4:00 pm

    B&W awards college scholarship to local student

    Knoxville student Rob Jones has been awarded a college scholarship by the Babcock and Wilcox Company (B&W). Worth $1,500 per year for up to four years of college-level study, the scholarship is one of 12 awarded annually to students whose parents work in B&W’s offices, including sites in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Ontario, Canada.

  • Wednesday, July 25, 2012, 3:45 pm

    Y-12 Fire Protection Operations has new chief

    J. Scott Vowell was recently appointed chief of Fire Protection Operations at the Y‑12 National Security Complex.

  • Wednesday, July 18, 2012, 3:48 pm

    Y-12 honors companies, advocates for small-business success

    The Y‑12 National Security Complex honored six small businesses for their exceptional contributions to Y‑12’s missions during Fiscal Year 2011 at the annual Socioeconomic Programs Awards reception held Thursday, July 12.