U.S. DOE Secretary’s Achievement Award
Award was given to Donald Metzler, Moab federal project director; Craig Niemeyer, deputy project Manager for EnergySolutions; and Joe Ritchey, senior program manager with S&K Aerospace. Team was recognized for exceptional accomplishments associated with ongoing removal of 16 million tons of uranium tailings near the banks of the Colorado River.
Energy Sec. Steven Chu: “The employees recognized today have gone above and beyond the call of duty, demonstrating an exceptional commitment to public service. Their dedication, knowledge, and skills have served to strengthen our nation’s economic and energy security and the work of the Energy Department.”