A new low pressure turbine rotor was installed at the Columbia Generating Station near Richland during its just-completed refueling outage.
A new low pressure turbine rotor was installed at the Columbia Generating Station near Richland during its just-completed refueling outage. Energy Northwest
A new low pressure turbine rotor was installed at the Columbia Generating Station near Richland during its just-completed refueling outage. Energy Northwest

Tri-Cities nuclear power plant back on the grid early

June 19, 2017 06:48 PM

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  • Workers take down Plutonium Reclamation Facility Canyon

    This video from November shows demolition of the north wall of the canyon, allowing heavy equipment to begin removing strong backs from the walls. Strong backs are brackets from which pencil-shaped processing tanks once hung. It also shows the array of dust suppression tools, each spraying water from a different angle to help control radiological contamination during demolition.