B&W Y-12 recently donated the second $100,000 of a $400,000 commitment to support the B&W Y-12 Chemistry Laboratory. The laboratory, which has been named after B&W Y-12, is located at the L&N STEM Academy in Knoxville.
This donation is meant to help address the growing demand for technical skills and is to be used to set up the schoolâ€™s lab.
STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Knoxvilleâ€™s STEM Academy is located at the historic L&N building in the Worldâ€™s Fair Park.
B&W Y-12 operates the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge for the National Nuclear Security Administration.