Building K-33 Demolition & Disposition Project
Oak Ridge, TN
Under the largest fixed price, small business DOE set-aside, LATA demolished the K-33 gaseous diffusion uranium enrichment facility (1.4M square feet).
Work Performed: Covering 64 acres of floor space, demolitions work was followed by removal of building slabs and contaminated soil.
- Developed a “snip and pull” technique reducing demolition schedule from 12 to 5 months
- Removed over 640,000 square feet of ACM transite siding utilizing powered scaffolding system
- Achieved average demolition waste transportation rate of 100 truckloads a day
- With more than 500,000 hours worked, TRC and DACT rate were zero
Demolished one of the largest buildings in the world, 2.8M square feet of floor space
Performed NDA characterization, demolition and disposition of the tie line.
Achieved an average waste transportation rate of 81 loads per day to dispose of 164,000 tons of waste.