Trump's budget blueprint includes
White later said the AMC project allows "us to make some investments" in the
"That is EM's only lab," she continued, "and EM operates it."
The AMC represents a convergence of SRNL, education, industry and workforce development.
The AMC -- if built, completed and opened -- will "provide some laboratory space, testing kinds of space, available both for industry and academia," Savannah River Site deputy manager
The planned facility, first pitched about three years ago, will cover 60,000 square-feet, according to federal budget documents. Renderings and drawings of AMC depict engineering, cyber, robotics and metal labs as well as office spaces, break rooms and meeting hubs.
"The AMC will not only allow experts in emerging technologies to collaborate with industry, academia and government to improve manufacturing, but also assist the
The AMC has been hailed as an economic catalyst by those closely involved or affected.
White last week said AMC is "exactly the kind of facility that is going to attract next-generation workers."
That's good news, she continued, for Environmental Management, the SRS landlord.
"This is a knowledge-based economy that we're in," Jordan said in a previous interview with the Aiken Standard.
Williams has been involved with the AMC saga since the beginning.
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