• Nearly 300 craft workers are at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant site focusing on continuing the momentum of construction progress.

    Craft Workers

    Nearly 300 craft workers are at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant site focusing on continuing the momentum of construction progress.

  • The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant team continues progress at the construction site by safely installing structural steel on the Munitions Demilitarization Building.

    Munitions Demilitarization Building

    The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant team continues progress at the construction site by safely installing structural steel on the Munitions Demilitarization Building.

  • Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant construction craft workers assemble formwork to support an upcoming Munitions Demilitarization Building concrete floor placement.

    Munitions Demilitarization Building

    Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant construction craft workers assemble formwork to support an upcoming Munitions Demilitarization Building concrete floor placement.

  • Workers install a stairway within the Munitions Demilitarization Building structural steel. The Munitions Demilitarization Building is where the chemical weapons will be disassembled, explosives removed and the agent neutralized.

    Munitions Demilitarization Building

    Workers install a stairway within the Munitions Demilitarization Building structural steel. The Munitions Demilitarization Building is where the chemical weapons will be disassembled, explosives removed and the agent neutralized.

  • Major efforts continue at the Control and Support Building as workers support additional heating, ventilating and air conditioning installation activities. Once complete, the Control and Support Building will house the control room and integrated control system used to operate the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.

    Control and Support Building

    Major efforts continue at the Control and Support Building as workers support additional heating, ventilating and air conditioning installation activities. Once complete, the Control and Support Building will house the control room and integrated...

  • Large air inlets are staged awaiting installation in the Control and Support Building.

    Control and Support Building

    Large air inlets are staged awaiting installation in the Control and Support Building.

  • The Supercritical Water Oxidation Building will house the reactors where agent and energetic hydrolysates, a byproduct of the neutralization process, will be subjected to very high temperatures and pressures to destroy the hydrolysates' organic content. Craft workers make another steel-laced Super Critical Water Oxidation Building concrete foundation placement.

    Supercritical Water Oxidation Building

    The Supercritical Water Oxidation Building will house the reactors where agent and energetic hydrolysates, a byproduct of the neutralization process, will be subjected to very high temperatures and pressures to destroy the hydrolysates' organic...

  • Progress on interior lighting and piping rack installations can be seen inside the Utility Building. Once complete, the Utility Building will house equipment to produce steam, compressed air, chilled water and hot water for operations.

    Utility Building

    Progress on interior lighting and piping rack installations can be seen inside the Utility Building. Once complete, the Utility Building will house equipment to produce steam, compressed air, chilled water and hot water for operations.

  • On the Utility Building exterior, workers safely install louvers to shield the interior boilers from the elements. Once complete, the Utility Building will house equipment to produce steam, compressed air, chilled water and hot water for operations.

    Utility Building

    On the Utility Building exterior, workers safely install louvers to shield the interior boilers from the elements. Once complete, the Utility Building will house equipment to produce steam, compressed air, chilled water and hot water for operations.

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