Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA)

BGCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Blue Grass Plant Moves Property Disbursement to Richmond Mall

With almost $4 million in excess property distributed so far, the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant moved its property disbursement program from the project site to the Richmond Mall in April to facilitate the program’s efficiency.

An Information, Systems and Technology Group (IS&T) worker installs a network telephone on a desk in the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant’s newly completed office space in the Richmond Mall.

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PCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Depot Event to Mark Initiation of Plant Operations

The public is invited to an Open House at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot June 14 for a ceremony that marks the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant nearing main plant operations and to celebrate the 241st birthday of the U.S. Army.

n ordnance technician uses a lift assist to place a simulated munition onto a conveyor as a part of systemization activities.

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BGCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Blue Grass Plant Expands Richmond Mall Operations

The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant project is now occupying an additional 12,000 square feet of office space in the Richmond Mall in Richmond, Kentucky.

An Information, Systems and Technology Group (IS&T) worker installs a network telephone on a desk in the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant’s newly completed office space in the Richmond Mall.

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PCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Pueblo Plant Technicians Sniff for Odors to Ensure Environmental Protection

A group of Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant monitoring technicians sniffs for and identifies odors from the facility to ensure the environmental protection of communities surrounding the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot.

A monitoring technician uses a field olfactometer, a portable odor detecting and measuring device, to verify and determine the strength of odors at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.

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PCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Recruiters Seek Employees for Plant Operations

Recruiters are looking for qualified job applicants as the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant gets closer to starting operations to destroy the chemical weapons stockpile stored at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot, Colorado.

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) greets a job fair attendee as Pueblo plant human resources staff looks on. Approximately 150 job seekers spoke to PCAPP human resources staff at the Pueblo Community College Spring Job Fair, sponsored in part by Tipton.

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PEO ACWA FEATURED NEWS:

Innovative Tool Improves Worker Safety and Efficiency at Pueblo Plant

A new hand tool, designed and built through a partnership of organizations, is making work easier and safer for Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant operators.

John Breckenridge stands in front of the Boone Firehouse, where he serves as volunteer fire chief. Breckenridge is also a mechanical technician at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.

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Pueblo Plant Technician Shares Safety Culture with Boone Firefighters

A Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant employee is volunteering his time to teach local firefighters the important safety lessons he’s learned on the job.

John Breckenridge stands in front of the Boone Firehouse, where he serves as volunteer fire chief. Breckenridge is also a mechanical technician at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.

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BGCAPP FEATURED NEWS:

Blue Grass Plant Medical Facility Now Operational

The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant’s Medical Facility opened its doors for full project support April 11.

A paramedic checks a worker’s vital signs in the new Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant Medical Facility, which opened for full project support in April.

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The PEO ACWA Mission

Headquartered at the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland, our mission is the safe and environmentally sound destruction of the United States’ last remaining chemical weapons stockpiles stored at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Kentucky, and the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot in Colorado.

About PEO ACWA

Upcoming Public Involvement Meetings

 
Kentucky CAC/CDCAB Meeting
June 8, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.
Eastern Kentucky University
Carl D. Perkins Building
Kit Carson Dr.
Richmond, Kentucky
Permitting and Biotreatment Utilization Group Meeting
June 29, 2016 at 2 p.m.
District Attorney’s Conference Room
701 Court St.
Pueblo, Colorado
Colorado CAC Meeting
June 29, 2016 at 6 p.m.
Olde Towne Carriage House
102 S. Victoria St.
Pueblo, Colorado