Media Coverage

CFO Moves

CFO Moves

09/22/2014

Kurion Inc., a nuclear and hazardous waste management company based in Irvine, Calif., appointed Stephen Wright CFO.

McCormick to lead Kurion Fukushima project

McCormick to lead Kurion Fukushima project

06/16/2014

Matt McCormick will lead work to remove radioactive strontium from more than 400,000 tons of contaminated water stored in tanks near the damaged Fukushima Daichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan.

Kurion sends Sr skid to Fukushima

Kurion sends Sr skid to Fukushima

06/09/2014

Kurion has been awarded a contract by the Tokyo Electric Power Company to deliver a first-of-a-kind, at-tank mobile system to remove strontium from tank water at the Fukushima site.

Custom-built robot to probe Fukushima leaks

Custom-built robot to probe Fukushima leaks

05/13/2014

Kurion's engineering director, Matt Cole, talks about how the custom built robotic arm will be used to inspect the chamber in the No. 2 reactor building at Fukushima for leaking radioactive water.

VC-backed Kurion buys Vista Engineering

VC-backed Kurion buys Vista Engineering

01/29/2014

Kurion said that it has agreed to acquire Vista Engineering Technologies. Phil Ohl, president and CEO of Vista Engineering, has been named chief operating officer of Kurion.

Deals of the Day

Deals of the Day

01/29/2014

Kurion has agreed to acquire Vista Engineering Technologies, a Richland, Wash.-based engineering, design and technology firm.

Vitrification plant to open at Sellafield

Vitrification plant to open at Sellafield

01/06/2014

Together, UK’s NNL and Kurion will develop a waste disposal test facility at Sellafield nuclear plant to host a full scale, active In-Container Vitrification plant.

Big ideas of 2013: Future is born in O.C.

Big ideas of 2013: Future is born in O.C.

12/22/2013

John Raymont, Kurion president and vice chairman, is featured in the first of a three-part series looking at Orange County’s game-changing leaders in 2013.

People on the Move

People on the Move

06/20/2013

Previous CEO of AREVA Solar, Bill Gallo has been appointed as Kurion's CEO.

Kurion on ABC (KAPP)

Kurion on ABC (KAPP)

03/21/2013

Kurion's Modular Vitrification is highlighted as a solution for the leaking tanks at Hanford.

Kurion on CBS (KIMA)

Kurion on CBS (KIMA)

03/22/2013

Deputy COO, David Brockman, speaks about the technology Kurion is testing that will help the DOE in managing the leaks at Hanford

Retired Hanford manager gets new job for Kurion

Retired Hanford manager gets new job for Kurion

02/28/2013

Dave Brockman, the retired manager of both the Department of Energy Hanford Richland Operations Office and the Office of River Protection, is returning to Richland. Read more here: http://www.tri-cit

Technology Innovation Awards

Technology Innovation Awards

10/16/2012

The Wall Street Journal recognizes Kurion in its 2012 Technology Innovation Awards in the environmental category.

Thumbs up/Thumbs Down

Thumbs up/Thumbs Down

07/30/2012

Editors give Kurion a thumbs up for consolidating its vitrification facilities in Richland.

Vitrification Company Coming to Richland

Vitrification Company Coming to Richland

07/19/2012

Kurion, a company developing and marketing technologies to stabilize nuclear and hazardous waste, is consolidating its vitrification work in Richland.

Cleantech Opportunities in Japan

Cleantech Opportunities in Japan

07/12/2012

Japan is on the cusp of a cleantech revolution, with landmark new feed-in tariffs ushering in a clean and green post-Fukushima future.

GigaoOm: Top 10 Phat Startups of 2012

GigaoOm: Top 10 Phat Startups of 2012

05/08/2012

Jamie Goldstein thinks that startups — and their backers — should attack bigger, meatier problems. So, while many people talk up the virtues of lean startups, Goldstein thinks it’s time to focus on...

Radwaste: Two Novel Approaches

12/15/2010

Targeted removal of class-driving isotopes and the Modular Vitrification System offer generators new choices for managing their waste and lowering their life-cycle costs for any disposition path...