DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities
All Defense Nuclear Facilities fall under the ownership and jurisdiction of the Department of Energy. Click the site names below to see detailed descriptions.
|Location||Los Alamos, New Mexico|
|Website||Los Alamos National Laboratory|
|Primary Function||Primary responsibility is ensuring the safety, security, and reliability of the nation's nuclear deterrent.|
|Ongoing Operations||Energy Research, Nuclear Technology Development, and Weapons Maintenance, Development and Testing.|
Los Alamos National Laboratory (NM) – LANL, located in New Mexico, is the site of many defense nuclear facilities and weapon-related activities. Work performed at Los Alamos includes stockpile stewardship and stockpile management activities such as pit manufacturing.