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Thomas Edison State College and Dade Moeller Develop Online Radiation Safety Training Course

Feb. 26, 2014


Thomas Edison State College LogoWe are very excited to announce our new partnership with Thomas Edison State College, a national leader in providing collegiate programs for professionals in the nuclear industry.

Through this collaboration, our Radiation Safety Officer classroom-based course is now being offered online to a national audience of adult learners.

More than 2,500 radiation safety officers have taken the Dade Moeller Training Academy Radiation Safety Officer classroom training over the past 23 years.

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Brian Martin Earns Medical Physics Degree

Feb. 20, 2014


Congratulations to Cincinnati employee Brian Martin, who has earned his Master of Science Degree in Radiological Sciences – Medical Physics from the University of Cincinnati.

The Medical Physics program in the UC College of Medicine focuses on therapeutic medical physics for cancer care along with a background in diagnostic imaging.

As part of his degree, Brian conducted a project entitled "Comparison of pretreatment verification modalities for IMRT and VMAT treatment plans using MapCHECK 2™ and Portal Dosimetry/PortalVision."

For this project ...


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Matt Smith to Manage Dade Moeller Training Academy

Feb. 3, 2014


We are happy to announce that, effective today, Matthew H. Smith has assumed the position of Manager of the Dade Moeller Training Academy.

Dade Moeller Training Academy specializes in radiation and occupational safety training.

A Senior Health Physicist at Dade Moeller for 12 years, Matt has extensive experience in training federal and private sector professionals on radiation safety and radiological detection topics. He will manage all company-wide training activities, including classroom courses offered at training centers in Gaithersburg, Md., and ...


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Small Business Classification in Virginia

Jan. 31, 2014


Dade Moeller is classified as a small business in Virginia.We are pleased to announce that we have been re-certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of Minority Business Enterprise (DMBE) as a "Small" business. This means that we are an approved small business vendor for state-funded projects in Virginia.

Our certification number is 677837, and we are approved to provide "Consulting" and "Testing and Calibration" services as a small business.

According to the Commonwealth of Virginia's website, the purpose of the Small, Women-owned, and Minority-owned Business (SWaM ...


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Dade Moeller Wins Environmental Merit Award

Jan. 17, 2014


The Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) today announced it has selected environmental services firm Dade Moeller to receive its "Project Merit: Remediation" award for 2013. The award recognizes Dade Moeller's support to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) during ongoing damage assessment efforts related to the Deep Water Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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EBJ Project Merit Award!

Jan. 17, 2014


2013 EBJ Business Achievement AwardThe Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) today announced we have won its "Project Merit: Remediation" award for 2013!

The award recognizes our support to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) during ongoing damage assessment efforts related to the Deep Water Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Under contract to Industrial Economics Incorporated (IEc; Cambridge, Mass.), we are responsible for ensuring the quality and integrity of the environmental samples and data collected as part of NOAA's Natural Resources ...


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2013 - Another Safe Year!

Jan. 15, 2014


1-point-2 Million Safe Work Hours graphicGreat news!

We have completed another year without a recordable workplace injury!

Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, U.S. companies are required to record certain work-related injuries and illnesses.

As of January 1, 2014, we have worked safely for more than 1.2 million hours!

(You may remember that we celebrated the 1 million hour mark last year).

Congratulations to each and every one of our employees for making Dade Moeller a safe place to work ...


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Review of Documentary "Pandora's Promise"

Jan. 13, 2014


By: Wayne M. Glines, Senior Health Physicist at Dade Moeller

Pandora's Promise is a documentary film written, directed, and produced by award-winning filmmaker Robert Stone. It was first shown at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2013, subsequently opened in public theaters in June 2013, and was shown on network television in November by CNN.

Robert Stone indicated his intent in producing this film was to raise awareness and start a dialogue regarding nuclear energy as a significant part ...


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A Hard Lesson

Jan. 9, 2014


[caption id="attachment_1485" align="alignleft" width="288" caption="Dave McCormack, President"]Dade Moeller President Dave McCormack[/caption]

With all the cold, snow, and ice that the 2014 Polar Vortex has brought to the nation, we wanted to share a personal story that our President, Dave McCormack, wrote back in 2002 as an employee Lesson Learned contribution...

I was driving in a manner appropriate for the road conditions – until they changed. On Thursday, October 31 [2002], my wife Kathy and I with our two dogs were ...

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In Memoriam: Frank B. Russo

Jan. 6, 2014


We regret to share the sad news that employee and friend Frank B. Russo passed away on January 1, 2014.

Frank was Vice President for National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Programs at our Fairfax, Va., office.

A respected and dedicated employee since September 6, 2011, Frank leveraged his tremendous expertise and interpersonal skills to help Dade Moeller market its health and safety services to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and NNSA.

Frank joined Dade Moeller after a successful ...


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