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Fluor-BWXT Donates to 4-H Pike County Exhibitors

PIKE COUNTY, Ohio -- August 16, 2021 -- Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth, LLC (FBP), the company performing extensive environmental cleanup work at the U.S. Department of Energy’s former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Pike County, is a proud supporter of the 4-H livestock auctions at county fairs throughout Southern Ohio. Recently, FBP provided $8,100 toward the auction of 52 animals shown by children of FBP employees at the Pike County Fair.

From left, Kaylee Jones, 16, daughter of Dave and Heather Jones, received the Showmanship award for her goat at the Pike County Fair. She is pictured with two of her competitors, Kami Carroll and Emily Anderson.

The auctions provide participants with a measurable learning experience as well as an incentive to exhibit and sell quality market stock.

“It is so amazing to see our youth and future leaders of tomorrow engaging and working so hard toward a common cause,” said Todd Cron, FBP Human Resources Manager. “The 4-H motto is ‘To Make the Best Better’ and these kids are doing just that. As such, all of these kids have a brighter future by being involved with such a great organization and activity like our 4-H program.”

FBP would like to congratulate all of the 4-H members who competed this year.

Tiffany Burkitt receives a friendly greeting in the swine barn at the 2021 Pike County Fair.

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About Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) and BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) (NYSE: BWXT), two world-class companies with significant Ohio experience, formed Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP) to address the decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) needs at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Portsmouth Site in Pike County, Ohio. Jacobs Engineering, another global leader in industrial and environmental projects, provides support. Fluor-BWXT employs 1,800 workers who bring unparalleled experience, insights, and lessons learned from across the DOE complex. The Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth mandate is to clean up the Portsmouth Site safely and compliantly, provide strong uranium stewardship and partner with local communities to achieve a sustainable economic future. For more information, visit www.fbportsmouth.com.