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North Wind Awarded Follow-On Contract at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Jan 29, 2014

Earlier this month North Wind Solutions, LLC, was awarded a follow-on contract for transuranic (TRU) waste processing operations at Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s TRU Waste Processing Center (TWPC). The contract with Wastren Advantage, Inc. commits North Wind for another year of TWPC operations. Under the contract, North Wind employs...

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DOE Awards Small Business Contract for Administrative Support to the Office of Environmental Management

Sep 26, 2013

Cincinnati – The Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a task order to North Wind Solutions, LLC of Idaho Falls, Idaho to provide administrative support to the Office of Environmental Management. A time & materials task order will be issued from the master Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with...

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North Wind Recognized Nationally as a Top Environmental Firm

Aug 22, 2013

For the fifth consecutive year, Engineering News Record (ENR) has named North Wind as a top environmental firm. This year North Wind was included at Number 111 in the annual ranking of the top 200 firms in the nation. ENR rankings are based on gross revenues reported for the...

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North Wind Announces New Alaska Office Location and New Employees

Jul 17, 2013

The Alaska office for North Wind, Inc. and North Wind Services, LLC has moved to a new location in Anchorage: 2627 C Street, Suite 130. The new office is located closer to North Wind’s parent corporation, Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI), and provides easier access for collaboration and partnering...

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North Wind Names New Company President

Jul 8, 2013

Idaho Falls, Idaho – Christopher P. Leichtweis has been named the new president and chief strategic officer of the North Wind Group. He replaces Sylvia Medina, the founder of North Wind, who retired from the company in March. North Wind is one of the nation’s leading small businesses providing...

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North Wind Construction Services Wins Coeur d’Alene Basin Cleanup Contract

Jun 27, 2013

Kellogg, Idaho – North Wind Construction Services, LLC was recently selected by the Coeur d’Alene Trust for the East Fork Ninemile Creek Waste Consolidation Area and Infrastructure Project. The project is located 7 miles north of Wallace, Idaho, within the Upper Basin of the Coeur d’Alene River. North Wind,...

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North Wind Supports Idaho Falls Mayor’s Scholarship Program

Apr 25, 2013

North Wind is pleased to once again support the Mayor’s Scholarship Program. Idaho Falls Mayor Jared Fuhriman established the Mayor’s Scholarship Fund in 2006 to provide financial assistance to Idaho Falls students who plan to pursue their post-high school education. North Wind is a strong supporter of education and...

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North Wind Founder to Retire

Mar 21, 2013

Idaho Falls, ID – North Wind founder, Sylvia Medina, is retiring from the company at the end of the month. Medina founded North Wind Inc. in 1997 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Under her leadership, the company has grown to a group of companies that employs more than 300 scientific,...

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North Wind Solutions Wins DOE Contract

Mar 12, 2013

The Department of Energy (DOE) awarded a task order to North Wind Solutions, LLC of Idaho Falls, Idaho to provide technical support to the Office of Environmental Management. A time and materials task order will be issued from the master Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with a $1 million...

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North Wind Recognized by DiversityBusiness.com

Feb 20, 2013

DiversityBusiness.com ranked North Wind Inc. #6 on their annual list of the top 100 Native American Owned Businesses in the U.S. This ranking recognizes businesses for their “outstanding achievements in various diversity initiatives within their companies and communities.” DiversityBusiness.com is a leading multicultural business website.

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