Client: U.S. Army, Fort Huachuca, Sierra Vista, AZ
Value: $1 Million
NWE provides munitions response services to meet the needs of government and commercial clients with Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) and Munitions and Explosives of Concern (MEC).
NWE provides a wide range of services including, Range Management, MEC Characterization, Remediation, and Disposal Services, Engineering and Construction support, and Personnel escort and avoidance teams. NWE has provided support throughout the country, while maintaining an impeccable safety record. Our experienced crews are able to mobilize quickly to meet the challenges presented to them.
NWE is also able to mobilize and deploy our Health Physic teams in support of planning, recovering and disposal of depleted uranium, and other radioactive material(s).
UXO avoidance and clearance operations, Fort Huachuca OB/OD RCRA Pit Closure, U.S. Army,
Fort Huachuca, Sierra Vista, Arizona
As part of ongoing RCRA closure activities at Fort Huachuca, several Open Burn (OB) and Open Detonation (OD) pits were identified on the East, West and South ranges. Military personnel utilized these pits, to destroy obsolete, expired, dud and emergency action munitions. Munitions utilized included small arms (such as 5.56 mm, 7.62 mm, .30 caliber, .50 caliber and 20 mm) as well as light and medium infantry munitions (such as 60 mm, 81 mm and 4.2 inch mortars, 4 inch bazooka rounds, as well as 105 mm and 155 mm artillery projectiles