ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / June 19, 2020 / Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) (the "Company") entered into a new contract in its Services Segment valued at approximately $7 million over the next eight months.
Mark Duff, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We have recently been awarded a new project supporting the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) through the Department of Energy (DOE) to include remediation, demolition and waste management services. This award further increases our funded backlog and bolsters our Services Segment revenues beginning in the second quarter of 2020. Perma-Fix was able to leverage our recent experience conducting complex remediation and building demolition in radiological environments. This award reflects the success of our project team to establish a technical and management solution that addresses the unique challenges at LBNL to reduce safety risk while meeting the cost and schedule requirements."
About Perma-Fix Environmental Services
Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. is a nuclear services company and leading provider of nuclear and mixed waste management services. The Company's nuclear waste services include management and treatment of radioactive and mixed waste for hospitals, research labs and institutions, federal agencies, including the DOE, the Department of Defense (DOD), and the commercial nuclear industry. The Company's nuclear services group provides project management, waste management, environmental restoration, decontamination and decommissioning, new build construction, and radiological protection, safety and industrial hygiene capability to our clients. The Company operates four nuclear waste treatment facilities and provides nuclear services at DOE, DOD, and commercial facilities, nationwide.
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David K. Waldman-US Investor Relations
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