North Wind Solutions, LLC provides transuranic (TRU) waste processing operations at the TRU Waste Processing Center (TWPC) in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Under a contract with Wastren Advantage, Inc., North Wind provides approximately 40 employees who provide waste operations support at the facility.
The TWPC is a Department of Energy (DOE) Hazard Category II nuclear facility that manages, treats, packages, and ships DOE TRU waste legacy inventory. The facility is also responsible for the management and treatment of low-level and mixed low-level waste generated at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Since the start of the contract in January 2013, North Wind personnel have logged in excess of 125,000 man-hours with ZERO lost-time accidents. Our staff serve a critical component in implementing the facility’s Conduct of Operations, Radiation Protection Program, and ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System.