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Hanford Contractors, Local Companies Get Down to Business

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KENNEWICK, Wash.- Hanford contractors and local companies aren't letting sequestration get them down.

Hanford's prime contractors and small businesses shook hands and rubbed elbows today at Tridec's annual networking symposium.

"This is a golden ticket opportunity for local business to come, to interact with Hanford site contractors, to meet others in the business, to hone their skills or to break into the government contracting entity," says Kayla Pratt, communications director for the Tri-City development Council.

Pratt says Hanford is the only regional department of energy site across the country that holds this type of networking symposium.

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