United Cleanup Oak Ridge LLC, the lead cleanup contractor at federal sites in Oak Ridge, has announced a top management change that will be effective April 1.
UCOR Chief Operating Officer Tom Dieter has announced he will retire March 31, and Kent Fortenberry has been appointed to take his place.
In a press release, UCOR said Dieter has had a 30-year career, and during that time, he has earned a national reputation, leading more than $3 billion in cleanup successes in complex nuclear enterprises in several states.
â€œTom led UCORâ€™s transition for our 10-year, $8.3 billion Oak Ridge Reservation cleanup contract, and weâ€™re grateful for his leadership in the company maintaining a strong safety performance in our first year,â€ said UCOR President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Rueter.[Read more…]