Tag: Cleanup

Flora-Bama back in business after Hurricane Sally cleanup

The Flora-Bama, the popular outdoor bar straddling the Florida-Alabama border, reopened Tuesday — a week after the establishment sustained damage from Hurricane Sally.



a store sign hanging on a wall: The Flora-Bama reopened Tuesday, less than a week after the popular beachside bar sustained damage from Hurricane Sally.


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The Flora-Bama reopened Tuesday, less than a week after the popular beachside bar sustained damage from Hurricane Sally.

The Flora-Bama in Pensacola, just a few feet away from the Alabama border, posted a photo on its Facebook page showing rising waters outside the establishment. The bar also suffered damage to the interior.

Sally pounded the Gulf Coast as a Category 2 hurricane, making landfall Sept. 16 in Gulf Shores.

Less than a week after the hurricane pummeled the Gulf Coast, the Flora-Bama said it had reopened on Tuesday.

“We have some good news to share with everyone and there is more positive news on the horizon. After Hurricane Sally, the staff and community came together to help get Flora-Bama

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U.S. Department of Energy Provides Notice to Proceed to Fluor Team for Hanford Site Central Plateau Cleanup Contract


Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) provided the joint venture between Amentum, Fluor and Atkins—Central Plateau Cleanup Company LLC—the notice to proceed on the Central Plateau Cleanup Contract at the Hanford Site near Richland, Washington. The Central Plateau Cleanup Contract is a master indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract valued at $10 billion for a period of up to 10 years, including a transition period of at least 60 days.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005174/en/

Fluor team received DOE notice to proceed for the Hanford Site Central Plateau Cleanup contract. (Photo: Business Wire)


“This leadership team and the site’s talented workforce have what it takes to support DOE and to demonstrate the effectiveness of the new end state contract approach,” said Tom D’Agostino, president of Fluor’s Government Group. “Fluor began its 13-year tenure at Hanford in 1996 to

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