Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Burke County, Georgia. (File / WRDW-TV)
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013
BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW) -- News 12 has learned Plant Vogtle is going to be making a "reduction in force."
Here is a statement from The Shaw Group on the layoffs:
"Shaw is making a reduction in force on our Vogtle project, which is necessary to adjust the project staff to better align with our current scope of operation. As typical with any large construction project, the workforce will ramp up and down as a normal course of business. Considerable work continues throughout the facility in the nuclear islands, cooling towers, turbine and balance of plant."
News 12 will keep you updated as more information becomes available.
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