Firm Collaborating With Hubbard Trucking And A.J. Metler

OAK RIDGE, TN (November 2, 2020)– Turnkey Technical Services, LLC (Turnkey) and team members Hubbard Trucking, Inc. and A.J. Metler, have been awarded a Waste Transportation Services, Transportation Hub Operations and Haul Road Maintenance contract by UCOR. The contract announcement was made October 21.

The Turnkey-led team will provide the services, equipment, materials, and labor to transport waste, equipment, and other materials from points of origin throughout the Oak Ridge Reservation (including Y-12, ORNL and ETTP) to the proper landfills for disposal. The team will manage the HUB Facility which serves as the primary staging, storage, maintenance, and dispatch center, and also maintain and operate the Haul Road that runs throughout the Oak Ridge Reservation.

“This is a significant milestone for Turnkey,” said Jody Waddell, Vice President. “We are very pleased that UCOR has entrusted us along with the partnership we’ve established with this responsibility that is very critical to UCOR clean up mission.  We are particularly excited about expanding our relationship with A.J. Metler, one of the most respected trucking firms in Tennessee and throughout DOE.”

The partnership will dedicate 50 of its current combined employees to the contract, managing and operating a fleet of 40 dump trucks.

UCOR is an Amentum-led partnership with Jacobs that combines the talents of two global program management companies. Along with small business partner, RSI EnTech (RSI), the team is the lead environmental management contractor for the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge Reservation in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

Turnkey is a woman-owned small business, founded in 2000 and presently based in Oliver Springs, Tennessee. Turnkey provides professional and technical services, along with waste management transportation services. It also supplies specialized industrial products. Government agencies and private companies utilize Turnkey’s full range of flexible services to meet their ever-evolving needs.

Turnkey has built a stellar regional and national reputation supplying products and services to Department of Defense, Department of Energy, and DOE facilities; the National Nuclear Safety Administration; Pilot Flying J; and other commercial entities.

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