Matt McCormick will discuss Kurion’s work to remove strontium from contaminated water at Fukushima at a Richland meeting April 21.
Kurion’s mobile processing systems have been designed and built in the Tri-Cities and then flown to the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan. McCormick, who retired as one of the Department of Energy’s two top Hanford managers, is project director for Kurion’s work in Japan.
He will speak at the dinner meeting of the Eastern Washington Section of the American Nuclear Society at the Shilo Inn in Richland. Those who want to attend the dinner at 6 p.m. will be charged $22 and need to make reservations by 4 p.m. April 17 by calling 509-521-6499. There is no charge to attend just his talk at 7 p.m.