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Dade Moeller Featured in Japanese Public News Segment on Fukushima

March 12, 2015


NHK Japanese TV interviews Dade Moeller president Dave McCormack in his office in Richland

On the evening of March 12, 2015, the day after the 4-year anniversary of the Tohoku earthquake and the resulting Fukushima nuclear power plant accident, Japanese public broadcasting station NHK-TV aired a news segment in Japan that featured Richland-based radiation protection firm Dade Moeller.

The segment, titled "From Adversity to Industry: Recovery from Radioactive Contamination" (translation), looked at the economic development of the Tri-Cities, Washington, area, during remediation of the U.S. Department of Energy's Hanford nuclear site. In ...


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Our HR Director Heads to Capitol Hill

Nov. 19, 2014


Our Human Resources (HR) Director, Roshelle Pavlin, will be participating in the 2014 Volunteer Leaders’ Summit this week in Washington, D.C., at the invitation of the national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

On Thursday, November 20, Roshelle will represent Dade Moeller, the hundreds of human resources professionals in the state of Washington, and SHRM during meetings with U.S. Congressional staff members to discuss public policy issues related to labor standards, fair pay, and safe workplaces. Of particular ...


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"The 1976 Hanford Americium Accident, Then and Now"

Aug. 20, 2014


2014 Health Physics Society Lecture

At the 59th Health Physics Society Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Md., Dade Moeller Senior Health Physicist Eugene ("Gene") Carbaugh presented a Continuing Education Lecture titled "The 1976 Hanford Americium Accident -- Then and Now."

The slides from Gene's Health Physics Society lecture (July 14, 2014) are available at this link: "The 1976 Hanford Americium Accident Then and Now" (40 page PDF, 1 MB).

2014 REAC/TS Presentation

On August 21, 2014, Gene has been invited ...


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Gene Carbaugh Chairs DOELAP Oversight Board

Dec. 4, 2013


Senior Health Physicist Eugene (Gene) H. Carbaugh has been elected to a three-year term as Chairman of the U.S. Department of Energy Laboratory Accreditation Program (DOELAP) Radiobioassay Oversight Board. Gene has served as a member of the Oversight Board for 12 years.

Radiobioassay is the measurement of radioactivity in the human body.

DOELAP administers accreditation of DOE sites for direct radiobioassay measurements, such as whole body counts and lung counts, and indirect measurements, such as radiochemical analysis of urine ...


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Glenda Ackerman Earns Nuclear Materials Management Award

Aug. 22, 2013


Congratulations to Dade Moeller Senior Training Specialist Glenda Ackerman, who received the Edway R. Johnson Meritorious Service Award from the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM).

The award acknowledges her accomplishments in the nuclear materials management profession and her contributions to the Institute.

Glenda has 23 years of experience with nuclear materials control and accountability, including performance testing, internal reviews and assessments, and training.

As a Senior Training Specialist with Dade Moeller since 2011, Glenda provides border security training at ...


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Wayne Glines Named HPS Fellow

July 9, 2013


Senior Health Physicist Wayne Glines has been named to the 2013 Fellow Class of the Health Physics Society. He will receive the award tonight at the Health Physics Society’s Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony at the Monona Terrace Convention Center in Madison, Wisconsin.

The Health Physics Society Fellow Award recognizes senior members of the Society who have made significant contributions to the profession of health physics.

Wayne is a Certified Health Physicist providing leadership and support for our business operations ...


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Susan Winslow Joins Board of Directors

May 21, 2013


Susan Winslow was elected as a new member of the Dade Moeller Board of Directors at the company’s recent annual shareholders’ meeting. A Dade Moeller employee since 2003, Susan is a Vice President and manages our Western Operations.

Susan has more than 23 years of experience as a health physicist and radiation protection program manager at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Hanford Site, as well as commercial nuclear power plants. She brings to bear particular expertise in ...


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