Nov. 2019: Waste Control Specialists’ unparalleled geological characteristics reflected in latest Performance Assessment

Jan. 2019: Waste Control Specialists launches bilingual website

Oct. 2018: Waste Control Specialists welcomes Mary Lou Morga as community liaison

Aug. 2018: NRC accepts license application for used nuclear fuel consolidated interim storage facility in West Texas


July 2020: WCS has the safest nuclear waste site in the country

May 2020: 5 Common Myths About Transporting Spent Nuclear Fuel

Aug. 2018: Scientists put a nuclear waste container through a demanding trip to see if the fuel would break

March 2018: French-US firms create storage JV in Texas

Jan. 2018: J.F. Lehman & Company Acquires Waste Control Specialists


Waste Control Specialists is committed to keeping the public, state leaders and customers informed on future and ongoing operations at our multiple facilities. Feel free to view some of our past annual updates and video reports on news coverage at our West Texas facilities.

We’re proud of the safe, secure disposal solution we’re providing the state and nation, and we’re happy to share the progress we’ve made.

WCS Savannah River Project



As a courtesy to media outlets and interested members of the public, WCS is happy to provide the following pre-approved photos of the many facets of WCS disposal operations. If you would like to request a specific image or would like to tour the WCS site’s unique geography and site construction, please feel free to visit our “Contact Us” page and send us a request.