Bill E. Austin, of Aiken, has been selected to receive the American Nuclear Society Decommissioning and Environmental Services Division Lifetime Achievement Award.

This award is intended to recognize a senior-level individual for their achievements and contributions to the advancement of any one of or all of the fields of decontamination, decommissioning or site reutilization.

Recipients of this award are selected in consideration of the contributions of the individual in making specific and significant contributions to the state-of-the-art of the DESD area, an important publication in the DDR area, sustained noteworthy technical achievement, or an industry wide sustained record of significant achievement, accomplishment and technical excellence in DDR and other nuclear related areas. The Lifetime Achievement Award is intended to reward an individual member and the award is made specifically to that individual.

Austin wins lifetime achievement award