Manhattan Project National Historical Park
“Congratulations. You have got a National Park in Oak Ridge.” So said Vic Knox, the head of the National Park Service team that visited Oak Ridge last week.
Oak Ridge was the first stop on the three-site tour that the NPS and DOE team of experts will visit in preparation for the coming Park. All of the sites will house parts of one park — which is a first for the NPS. Read more…
Organized in 1973, the East Tennessee Economic Council (ETEC) is an independent, regional, non-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting the federal government’s missions in Oak Ridge as well as encouraging new opportunities to fully utilize the highly-skilled talent, cutting-edge technologies and unique facilities that make up the federal reservation, the University of Tennessee complex, and the TVA region.
DOE Assistant Secretary David Danielson inspects a robot made by high school students mentored by ORNL engineers at the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility.