Western US

Nevada National Security Site (NNSS)


HukariAscendent has provided support to the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) since 2007.  The NNSS is located in a remote, highly secure area of southern Nevada. The NNSS is a premier outdoor, indoor, and underground national laboratory.  It is a preferred location for experiments supporting the NNSA’s nuclear weapons Stockpile Stewardship Programs, national defense programs, […]

Nevada National Security Site (NNSS)2017-12-13T15:02:18-07:00

Idaho Site – Advanced Waste Treatment Project and Idaho Cleanup Project


HukariAscendent has supported the Idaho Cleanup Project (ICP) and Advanced Waste Treatment Project (AMWTP) since 2006.  At this time the Idaho Site mission was divided into three contracts:  the ICP, the AMWTP, and the Idaho National Laboratory (INL).

In February 2016, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded the ICP Core Contract to Fluor Idaho, LLC, […]

Idaho Site – Advanced Waste Treatment Project and Idaho Cleanup Project2017-11-02T12:09:54-06:00

Hanford Site -Tank Farms


For more than 40 years, facilities at the Hanford Site produced plutonium critical to the nation’s defense during World War II and throughout the Cold War. This effort resulted in the production of 56 million gallons of radioactive and chemical wastes, which are currently stored in 177 underground tanks. The tanks range in capacity from 55,000 […]

Hanford Site -Tank Farms2017-07-12T16:15:42-06:00

Commercial – Licensing, ITAAC, and QA


HukariAscendent has provided support to a variety of commercial nuclear clients for Licensing, Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria (ITAAC), and Quality Assurance.

Licensing Support

New Facility Licensing Support

Clients: AREVA NP Inc., Black & Veatch, Shaw AREVA MOX Services LLC, Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems (MNES), and Shine Medical Technologies

HukariAscendent is a leader in providing licensing support to […]

Commercial – Licensing, ITAAC, and QA2017-06-21T01:18:36-06:00

First Solar


First Solar designs, builds, and operates the world’s most sophisticated utility-scale solar power plants. First Solar’s award-winning EPC team is currently constructing the world’s largest PV power plants. First Solar’s global O&M team is successfully operating the world’s largest utility-scale PV power plants using three basic principles: ensuring the safety of associates and communities, operating […]

First Solar2018-12-04T10:54:06-07:00

Ivanpah Solar Thermal Power Plant


The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System (SEGS) – owned by NRG Energy, Google, and BrightSource Energy – will use BrightSource’s proven solar tower technology to produce clean, reliable solar electricity to more than 140,000 homes. The facility opened in 2014 and is currently the largest solar thermal power tower system in the world. Located in […]

Ivanpah Solar Thermal Power Plant2017-06-15T19:16:40-06:00

Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site


HukariAscendent provided Engineering and Nuclear Safety Support for D&D of multiple Hazard Category 2 and 3 facilities at the Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site (RFETS).

HukariAscendent provided RFETS with senior-level Subject Matter Experts for programmatic development and implementation in the areas of Engineering, Waste Management/D&D, Quality, Nuclear Safety, and Independent Safety Oversight. HukariAscendent’s specific support in […]

Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site2017-06-21T01:38:04-06:00

Hanford Site – Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Project (WPT)


“Bechtel National, Inc. is designing, constructing and commissioning the world’s largest radioactive waste treatment plant for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in Richland Washington. When complete, the Hanford Tank Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP), also known as the Vit Plant, will process and stabilize 56 million gallons of radioactive and chemical waste currently […]

Hanford Site – Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Project (WPT)2017-07-12T16:15:50-06:00

Hanford Site – River Corridor Closure Project (RCCP)


The scope of the Hanford River Corridor Cleanup Project (RCCP) involves D&D of several areas of the Hanford site including: 100 Area, where materials for nuclear reactors were created at nine plutonium production reactors; 300 Area, where uranium was fabricated and laboratory facilities reside; 400 Area, where facilities, except for the Fast Flux Test Facility, […]

Hanford Site – River Corridor Closure Project (RCCP)2017-07-12T15:21:33-06:00

Hanford Site – Plateau Remediation Project (PRP)


The scope of the Hanford Plateau Remediation Contract (PRC) is to advance the cleanup of the central portion of the Hanford Site, known as the 200 Area or the Central Plateau. The scope includes completion of the Plutonium Finishing Plant project; characterization of facilities and waste sites; disposal activities related to non-tank farm waste; environmental […]

Hanford Site – Plateau Remediation Project (PRP)2017-07-12T16:15:29-06:00