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North Wind Featured in EM Update Newsletter

Jun 15, 2017

May 31, 2017 Beach Leads Small Business to Perform Big Responsibility in Oak Ridge To view the complete newsletter, click here: OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – Processing and shipping the inventory of transuranic waste offsite is one of the EM program’s most important near-term commitments in Oak Ridge. North...

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16th Annual Memorial Golf Tournament

May 23, 2017

North Wind Group, Moxie Endeavors and the Idaho State University (ISU) Foundation are once again proudly partnering to host the 16th Annual Tom Sherwood Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the Jefferson Hills Golf Course in Rigby, ID. Proceeds from the tournament fund an established endowment...

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North Wind Group – Silver Sponsor WMS2017

Mar 3, 2017

North Wind Group industry experts and leaders will be attending the 2017 Waste Management Symposia(WMS) in Phoenix, Arizona Convention Center during March 5-9, 2017. This year’s theme is Building Global Trust in Decommissioning & Radioactive Waste Management. North Wind Group is a Silver Sponsor; visit us at booth #714....

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North Wind Receives Client Kudos at SRS

Feb 2, 2017

North Wind Group is pleased to announce that they are playing a key role supporting Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, the management and operating contractor for the Department of Energy (DOE) Savannah River site.  North Wind was mentioned in an article in the North Augusta Today (NA Today) on January...

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North Wind Western Region Expands, Opening Offices

Feb 1, 2017

North Wind Group (North Wind) is pleased to announce that the company has recently opened offices in its regional hub in Seattle, as well as in key growth areas in Salt Lake City, Phoenix, and Yuma. Strategic growth offices provide efficiencies as North Wind continues to expand and perform...

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North Wind Wins EBJ Silver Award

Jan 30, 2017

North Wind Group is pleased to announce receiving the Silver Business Achievement Award from leading industry publication, the Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) for mid-size firms. Each year, EBJ recognizes outstanding business performance in the environmental industry with its EBJ Achievement Awards. “We are extremely proud to be recognized among...

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Roy McKinney Named President of NW-P

Jan 23, 2017

Roy McKinney, PG, PMP, has been named the general manager and president of the new North Wind company, Portage, Inc. Previously with Portage, Mr. McKinney brings more than 36 years of experience working in this industry with more than 20 years of experience at the senior management level directing...

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North Wind Group Acquires Portage, Inc. – Previously Competing Companies Join Forces  

Jan 20, 2017

  Idaho Falls, Idaho – North Wind Group announced today that it acquired Portage, Inc. (Portage) and all of its subsidiaries in a complete stock purchase. Portage will be integrated into North Wind Group as one of its eight subsidiaries, and will be recertified as a small disadvantaged business...

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TWPC North Wind Solutions Exceeds Milestone

Dec 8, 2016

The Transuranic (TRU) Waste Processing Center (TWPC) North Wind Solutions (NWSol) team has exceeded the processing milestones for the first Contract Year (ended October 26) for both contact handled TRU (CH-TRU) and remote handled TRU (RH-TRU) waste. For the first contract year, the NWSol team processed 117.5% of its...

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North Wind Welcomes Joe Wood – 30-year Industry Veteran Joins North Wind Group

North Wind Group is pleased to announce that Joe Wood, CHMM, PE, PMP has joined North Wind in the Knoxville, TN office as the Deputy Regional Manager for the Eastern Region. “We are thrilled to have Joe join our team,” said Jeff Scott, Eastern Regional Manager. “Joe brings a...

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