Nuclear Suppliers Workshop
On August 27, 2019, over 100 nuclear industry representatives from 17 states and 3 countries convened for ETEC’s 2019 Nuclear Suppliers Workshop. This year’s workshop focused on supply opportunities for advanced nuclear reactors, nuclear fuels, additive manufacturing for nuclear, and nuclear medicine. Thanks to our sponsors: Atkins Nuclear Secured, Centrus Energy Corp., CNS Y-12 National Security Complex, MillenniTEK, MS Technology, Inc., Navarro, Nuclear Energy Institute, ORAU, Teledyne Brown Engineering, UCOR, and our featured exhibitor, Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Special thanks to EventShop Inc., Rosa’s Catering, and CNS’ Y-12 New Hope Center Team for a fantastic event.
The Future of Manufacturing
ETEC, University of Tennessee’s Bredesen Center, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory hosted a day-long discussion on the future of advanced manufacturing and big data analytics on September 5, 2019. Over 100 professionals from corporate America, the manufacturing industry, academia, community development, and government convened at DOE’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility. Special thanks to Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs, ORNL’s Dr. Thomas Kurfess and Dr. Vincent Paquit, and Jim Davis of CESMII / UCLA for their insightful keynote presentations. Manufacturers from across the State of Tennessee are rising to the challenge of integrating new technologies that will build our strong economy for the future.
Dept. of Energy’s Economic Impact
DOE’s Oak Ridge Reservation is an economic engine for the state of Tennessee. Studying the effects of DOE’s investment in Tennessee in fiscal year 2017, the report examines job creation, state GDP growth, private-sector procurements, payroll and pension disbursement, state and local tax contributions, community development, as well as the ripple effects of this spending.
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