Spectra Tech Named DOE Small Business of the Year for 2021

Source: Spectra Tech | Release / DOE OSDBU | Release | April 19, 2022

Two ETEC members were award recipients of DOE’s OSDBU’s Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Small Business Awards Program. Spectra Tech, Inc. received the Small Business of the Year award and North Wind Portage, Inc. received the 8(a)/Small Disadvantaged Business of the Year award.

DOE’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization’s (OSDBU’s) Annual Small Business Awards Program recognizes the outstanding performance of people and organizations that promote and expand the DOE’s use of small businesses to help advance the DOE’s mission. For the full list of winners click here.

From Spectra Tech:

Spectra Tech is proud to be named the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Small Business of the Year for 2021. The award, issued by the DOE Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), recognizes the “creative, unique, and extraordinary performance of a small business which has significantly and directly impacted core DOE mission objectives and requirements.”

This award was given in recognition of Spectra Tech’s performance as the small business prime contractor for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Licensed Facilities contract. In response to receiving the award, Spectra Tech’s President Dr. Loong Yong stated, “We are honored and very appreciative of this special recognition by DOE. Many thanks to all our employees, clients, teaming partners, and subcontractors whose hard work and dedication to excellence made it possible for us to win this important award.”

According to the OSDBU announcement, Spectra Tech “is an exemplary partner who possesses the ability to adapt and leave programs better than they inherited.” Spectra Tech also “provided side-by-side cost comparison of the cost to DOE-ID under multiple scenarios surrounding COVID-19. DOE-ID was able to make an informed decision and was able to consider cost a factor.”

Founded in 1995, Spectra Tech today is a thriving engineering and nuclear services company working on national security, environmental cleanup, and clean energy projects worldwide for its clients. Throughout the company’s history, Spectra Tech has maintained an excellent track record for customer satisfaction, high employee morale, and job safety. With headquarters in Oak Ridge, TN, and additional offices in Los Alamos, NM, and Las Vegas, NV, Spectra Tech is well positioned to serve our clients across the nation. Spectra Tech staff has backgrounds in nuclear criticality safety, nuclear safety and operations, radiation protection, safeguards and security, engineering, spent nuclear fuel, and decontamination and decommissioning. Learn more at www.spectratechinc.com.