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  • Fluor-BWXT 2020 Internship Program Deadline January 6, 2020

    December 3rd, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (Fluor-BWXT) is accepting applications for its 2020 summer internship program through Monday, January 6, 2020. Fluor-BWXT is the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) contractor for the decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PORTS) in Piketon, Ohio...


  • Fluor-BWXT Supports Ohio’s Largest Veteran Food Bank

    November 11th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT recently made a $1,500 donation to the Military Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) food bank located in Chillicothe - the state’s largest food bank specifically serving veterans and their families...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employees Honored for Giving More than $1,000,000 to Southern Ohio Charities

    October 10th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT’s Employee Giving Campaign recently completed its 2019 season by reaching a significant milestone, surpassing the $1 million mark in community donations. Since 2012, the campaign has raised a total of $1,038,129 to invest back into the community and eclipsed the mark after raising $159,937 in 2019’s month-long campaign...


  • Chillicothe Manufacturer Receives Fluor-BWXT Economic Development Grant for Expansion

    October 9th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth along with the Joint Economic Development Initiative of Southern Ohio (JEDISO) recently provided an economic development grant to Douglas Industries of Chillicothe...


  • $40,424 Raised for Southern Ohio at Annual Bobby Smith Scramble

    September 13th, 2019

    Nearly 200 golfers, sponsors and volunteers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Portsmouth Site came together at Dogwood Hills Golf Course, on Friday, September 13, for the 2019 Bobby Smith Scramble to raise $40,424 for charitable organizations throughout southern Ohio...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donates $71K for Piketon Water System Upgrade

    September 4th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT presented Piketon Mayor Billy Spencer with a donation last week to fund a water system upgrade in the Village of Piketon...


  • Fluor-BWXT Economic Partnership Wins State Award

    August 28th, 2019

    A partnership between local and state governments and Fluor-BWXT has been recognized for efforts to bring new opportunities and economic development to southern Ohio...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donation Inspires Science Learning

    August 23rd, 2019

    Several local students will enjoy new hands-on lessons in science this school year thanks to a donation from Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP)...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donated $2,200 for 4-H Youth at 2019 Jackson County Fair

    August 19th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT is pleased to support science learning through 4-H programs and members in southern Ohio. Fluor-BWXT recently helped purchase a total of eight animal projects at the Jackson County Fair and donated an additional $1,000 for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education at the 4-H level...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donates 600 Backpacks to Area Students

    August 15th, 2019

    The Fluor Foundation, Fluor-BWXT and employees have joined forces to make sure that hundreds of local students get a brand new backpack to start the 2019-2020 school year...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donated $8,950 for 4-H Youth at 2019 Pike County Fair

    August 14th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT is pleased to support science learning through 4-H programs and members in southern Ohio. Fluor-BWXT recently helped purchase a total of 53 animal projects at the Pike County Fair and donated an additional $1,000 for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education at the 4-H level...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donated $2,050 for 4-H Youth at 2019 Ross County Fair

    August 14th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT is pleased to support science learning through 4-H programs and members in southern Ohio. Fluor-BWXT recently helped purchase a total of seven animal projects at the Ross County Fair and donated an additional $1,000 for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education at the 4-H level...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donated $5,200 for 4-H Youth at 2019 Scioto County Fair

    August 14th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT is pleased to support science learning through 4-H programs and members in southern Ohio. Fluor-BWXT recently helped purchase a total of 28 animal projects at the Scioto County Fair and donated an additional $1,000 for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education at the 4-H level...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donates $24,000 for New Technology to Fight Substance Abuse in Southern Ohio

    July 18th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT recently donated $24,000 to the Portsmouth-based Counseling Center to sponsor a pilot program that pairs cell phone technology with artificial intelligence to help those battling substance abuse throughout southern Ohio...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donates $24,000 in Scholarships

    July 10th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT continues its commitment to science education in Southern Ohio through the annual S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) scholarship program...


  • Emerging Talent Focus of Fluor-BWXT Internship Program

    July 9th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT welcomes its ninth class of summer interns. Forty college students from throughout southern Ohio are getting an opportunity this summer to expand their educational experience with on the job training...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donates $142,500 to Boost Economic Development

    June 27th, 2019

    Bob Smith, Site Project Director for Fluor‐BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP), and Tim Poe, Nuclear Operations Director and Chairman of FBP’s Steering Group, recently joined delegates from the Ohio Governor’s office, Jackson County and other agencies to break ground at the Meridian Automotive Remediation and Redevelopment Project, located on property at the intersection of Ohio Routes 32 and 35...


  • Fluor-BWXT Demonstrates Robotic Technology

    June 13th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT representatives recently demonstrated emerging robotic technology at Senator Sherrod Brown’s Summer Manufacturing Institute for students in Jackson County...


  • Fluor-BWXT Receives State Safety Award

    June 4th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth has been recognized by the Southern Ohio Safety Council for completing nearly 2 million safe work hours from Nov. 27, 2017 to July 10, 2018...


  • Fluor-BWXT Talks Community Commitment Fund with Tim Hughes of WXIZ-FM

    February 20th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth’s (FBP) Tim Poe, Deneen Garner and Jack Williams sat down with Tim Hughes of WXIZ radio of Waverly, Ohio recently to discuss FBP’s innovative Community Commitment Fund...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employees Surpass 75,000 Volunteer Hours

    February 20th, 2019

    Since the start of Fluor-BWXT’s Portsmouth’s (FBP) contract in 2011, FBP employees have given their time and energy to provide more than 75,000 volunteer hours to help various organizations in Jackson, Pike, and Ross and Scioto counties...


  • Fluor-BWXT Partners With Rural King for Employee Safety Awards

    February 13th, 2019

    For a second year in a row, Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) has partnered with Waverly’s Rural King for their Safety Award Program. FBP employees who receive an award for working safely are eligible to select a gift of their choice from a catalog of different Rural King items...


  • Fluor-BWXT Community Commitment Dashboard (2018)

    February 4th, 2019

    Attached is an excellent summary of how DOE PORTS Site employees and subcontractors give back to our community. This PORTS Community Commitment DASHBOARD captures company and employee giving and outreach programs for all of 2018...


  • Fluor-BWXT Promotes STEM Education through Scholarship Program

    January 9th, 2019

    Applications are now being accepted for the Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) STEM Scholarship program - open to all 2019 graduating seniors attending a high school in Jackson, Pike, Ross and Scioto counties...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employees Donate Winter Coats

    January 9th, 2019

    Fluor-BWXT (FBP) employees recently delivered 92 winter coats to the Community Action Committee (CAC) of Pike County for children enrolled in their early childhood programs and their families. The CAC serves approximately 300 children...


  • Ross County YMCA

    January 4th, 2019

    In a continuing partnership effort with the local YMCA organizations, Fluor-BWXT (FBP) donated $1,000 to support Ross County’s YMCA Annual Charitable Campaign...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employees Help Provide a Merrier Christmas for More than 3,000 Local Children

    December 20th, 2018

    More than 3,000 underprivileged children will receive presents through the Christmas Gifts for Children (CGFG) program in 2018 thanks to volunteers, fundraisers and generous donations...


  • Fluor-BWXT Donation to Make Major Environmental and Economic Impact on City of Jackson

    December 11th, 2018

    A sizeable donation from Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP) will help fund cleanup and redevelopment of the old Meridian Automotive industrial site in Jackson that has been vacant for more than a decade. A check for $142,500 from FBP was recently presented to the Jackson County Economic Development Partnership (JCEDP) at a community appreciation reception...


  • Fluor-BWXT Named 2018 Member of the Year by Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce

    October 24th, 2018

    The Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce presented Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) with the 2018 Member of the Year award Tuesday, Oct 23, during the Chamber’s annual dinner at Shawnee State University’s Sodexo Ballroom...


  • Third Annual Atomic Glow Run/Walk 5K to Be Held at Former Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon

    September 13th, 2018

    The third annual Atomic Glow Run/Walk 5K event will be held during the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 18, on the grounds of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Portsmouth site in Piketon...


  • Fluor-BWXT Kicks Off Annual Employee Giving Campaign to Support Local Communities in Southern Ohio

    September 6th, 2018

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) is pleased to announce the kickoff of the 2018 Employee Giving Campaign at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Portsmouth site in Piketon. FBP employees as well as other site contractors will join forces over the month of September to raise funds for those in need in Jackson, Pike, Ross and Scioto counties...


  • Fluor-BWXT Workers Surpass 3 Million Safe Work Hours

    April 25th, 2018

    Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) employees completed 3 million work hours April 16 without a lost-time injury at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Portsmouth Site...


  • Wheelersburg repeats as champions of DOE South Central Ohio Regional Science Bowl

    March 19th, 2018

    With three of four returning members from last year’s regional champion, Wheelersburg High School again won the South Central Ohio Regional Science Bowl on Friday, March 9, at Shawnee State University...


  • DOE Donates Transformer to SODI for Economic Development

    February 14th, 2018

    On Dec. 14, the last segment of a large transformer purchased by Martin Marietta in the mid-1990s was donated by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for recycling from the former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant...


  • Fluor-BWXT S.T.E.M. Scholarship Application Deadline March 9

    January 31st, 2018

    Applications are available for the 2018 Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (S.T.E.M.) Scholarship. The scholarship is open to all 2018 graduating seniors attending a high school within the counties of Jackson, Pike, Ross and Scioto counties...


  • USW Women of Steel Donate $1,406 to Christmas Gifts for Children Program

    January 30th, 2018

    Thousands of children had a happier Christmas this year, thanks to the Christmas Gifts for Children Program at Portsmouth. On Dec. 14, the United Steelworkers’ Women of Steel provided a $1,406.05 check to the Christmas Gifts for Children Program...


  • USW Women of Steel Donate $400 to Food Pantry in Jackson County

    January 30th, 2018

    On Dec. 14, United Steelworkers’ (USW) Local 1-689 Women of Steel donated $400 to the Food Program and Clothesline of Jackson in Jackson, Ohio. Approximately 250 families a month are given food from the pantry’s shelves...


  • Making Christmas Memorable for Pike County Children

    January 30th, 2018

    For seven years in a row, volunteers from Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) have joined Pike County Children’s Services and other organizations to help distribute gifts for children to families in need. Approximately 330 families signed up for the program in 2017, which resulted in Christmas presents being given to more than 800 children...


  • USW Women of Steel Donate $400 to Food Pantry in Pike County

    January 30th, 2018

    On Dec. 27, United Steelworkers’ (USW) Women of Steel donated $400 to the Pike County Outreach Council Food Pantry in Waverly, Ohio. Approximately 1,000 families a month are given food from the pantry’s shelves...


  • USW Women of Steel Donate $400 to Food Pantry in Ross County

    January 30th, 2018

    On Dec. 14, United Steelworkers’ (USW) Local 1-689 Women of Steel donated $400 to the Good Samaritan Network’s Food Pantry in Chillicothe, Ohio. Approximately 1,000 families a month are given food from the pantry’s shelves...


  • USW Women of Steel Donate $400 to Food Pantry in Scioto County

    January 30th, 2018

    On Dec. 14, United Steelworkers’ (USW) Local 1-689 Women of Steel donated $400 to the Cornerstone United Methodist Church Food Pantry in Portsmouth, Ohio. Approximately 160 people a month are given food from the pantry’s shelves...


  • Christmas Gifts for Children Program Reaches 3,000+ Area Youth

    January 22nd, 2018

    It was another amazing year for volunteers running the 2017 Christmas Gifts for Children Program at Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) in Piketon. Thanks to coordinators, volunteers and donations, more than 3,000 children from needy families in our communities had a much happier Christmas...


  • DOE PORTs Site Employees Give Back

    January 19th, 2018

    Attached is an excellent summary of how DOE PORTS Site employees and subcontractors give back to our community. This PORTS Community Commitment DASHBOARD (January 2018) captures company and employee giving and outreach programs for the last four months of 2017...


  • Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth Employees Reach 2 Million Safe Work Hours

    January 17th, 2018

    On January 17, 2018, Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP) employees reached a new safety milestone by surpassing 2 million work hours without a lost-time injury...


  • More than $20,000 to be Donated to United Fund of Jackson County

    January 10th, 2018

    Energy, enthusiasm, and meeting needs in the community are three ways the United Fund of Jackson County is making a difference. They support 23 different agencies and serve Wellston, Jackson and Oak Hill...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employee Giving Campaign Supports Pike County Community Fund

    January 10th, 2018

    Several years ago, Pike County’s United Way office was replaced by the Pike County Community Fund, Inc. As a charitable organization composed entirely of volunteers, they are able to share 99 percent of the funds they receive with the community...


  • Fluor-BWXT Employee Giving Campaign Donates to United Way of Ross County

    January 10th, 2018

    Thanks to donations from employees at the Portsmouth site and additional dollars from Fluor-BWXT during their annual Employee Giving Campaign last October, $23,058.04 will be donated to the United Way of Ross County in January...


  • PALS Makes Most of Fluor-BWXT Employee Giving Campaign Funds

    January 10th, 2018

    After nearly a decade of volunteering in Scioto County, the Portsmouth Area Ladies (PALS) organization is going strong. Their arms reach just about every level of charity...