Recent Board Activity

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6/22/2011 DOE Request to Review Board's Investigative Record in Regard to Safety Culture Concerns at the Waste Treatment Plant, Hanford Site Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/20/2011 DOE Final Decision to Accept Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 062011 email from Robert Alvarez Robert Alvarez Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/18/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 06182011 email from Joseph Carson Joseph Carson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/16/2011 DOE Response to Board Letter of April 20, 2011, Concerning the Safety Posture of the Y-12 National Security Complex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/14/2011 DOE Response to the May 16, 2011, Board Letter Issuing a Reporting Requirement Regarding the Rationale for the Current Proposed Safety Basis and Control Strategy for the Tritium Facility at LLNL Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/13/2011 DOE Request for a 30 Day Extension to Respond to the Board's Letter of April 5, 2011, Regarding the Implementation of DOE-NA-STD-3016-2006, Hazard Analysis Reports for Nuclear Explosive Operations Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/13/2011 DOE Thanks for Support of the Department of Energy's June 2011 Nuclear Safety Workshop Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/9/2011 Board Addresses Concerns about Boreholes Near Tank C-105 at the Hanford Site Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/8/2011 DOE Requests 30 Day Extension on Two Deliverables for Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety, Implementation Plan James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/3/2011 DOE Response to Board April 5, 2011, Letter Describing Approach for Performing a Reasonably Conservative, Well-Formulated Spray Leak Analysis that Accounts for the Uncertainties and Non-Conservatisms in the WTP Accident Analyses Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/3/2011 Board Recognizes that Mr. Richard Denning of the Idaho Operations Office was Recently Honored as Facility Site Representative of the Year Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/3/2011 Board Recognizes that Mr. Dale West of Hanford's Richland Operations Office was Honored as the Winner of the 2010 DOE Safety System Oversight Annual Award Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/31/2011 DOE Notifies Board that the National Nuclear Security Administration will Now Function as the Designated Lead Organization Responsible for Recommendation 2007-1 Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/27/2011 DOE Implementation Plan Will Meet the Underlying Safety Improvement Objectives of Recommendation 2010-1. Responsible Manager is Dr. James O'Brien, Acting Director, Office of Nuclear Safety Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/27/2011 DOE Requests a 30 Day Extension for Report and Briefing for Board Reporting Requirement Issued in May 5, 2011, Letter Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/23/2011 DOE Request for a 45-Day Extension to Respond to the Board’s Letter of April 8, 2011, Issuing a Reporting Requirement to Address Technical and Software Quality Assurance Issues of the Computer Program System Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/20/2011 Board Finds that the February 10, 2011, DOE Response Rejects sub-Recommendations 3 and 4, and Hearby Reaffirms Recommendation 2010-2 in its Entirety Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/17/2011 DOE Request for an Extension for the Delivery of a Report Responding to the Board's April 20, 2011, Letter Concerning Safety Posture of the Y-12 National Security Complex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/6/2011 DOE Follow-Up to the November 23, 2010, Letter Regarding the Inclusion of Facility Defense-in-Depth Controls within Documented Safety Analyses at the Savannah River Site Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/3/2011 DOE Response to Board February 4, 2011, Letter Regarding Storage of Non-MAA Material at the Y-12 National Security Complex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/2/2011 DOE Update to the Board on Two Quality Assurance Related Activities within DOE/EM: Suspect/Counterfeit and Quality Requirement Flow Down Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/29/2011 DOE Deliverable 5.4.3 for the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/27/2011 Board Finds February 28, 2011, DOE Letter a Partial Rejection of Recommendation 2010-1 and Reaffirms Recommendation as Detailed within Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/22/2011 DOE Response to February 28, 2011, Board Letter to the Secretary, Expressing Concerns about the Lack of Viable Disposition Paths for Fissile Materials and other DOE Excess Nuclear Materials Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/21/2011 DOE Deliverable 5.5.1 for the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2008-1, Safety Classification of Fire Protection Systems Andrew C. Lawrence Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/18/2011 DOE Response to Board Letter Dated February 15, 2002, Regarding the Planned Multi-Canister Overpacks Welding at the Hanford Spent Nuclear Fuel Project Jesse Hill Roberson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/6/2011 FY 2011 NARA Records Management Self-Assessment David S. Ferriero Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/5/2011 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report within 60 Days Describing Approach for Spray Leak Analysis and an Outline of R&D Activities DOE will Perform to Reduce Uncertainties in this Analysis Approach at Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/1/2011 DOE Deliverable 5.4.2 for the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2011 Board's Latest Assessment of Safety Issues Raised Concerning Sandia National Laboratories Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2011 Viable Disposition Paths for Fissile Materials, Savannah River Site Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2011 DOE Responds to the February 8, 2011 Board Letter Concerning Potential Revisions to the Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Replacement (CMRR) Project Nuclear Facility Safety Strategy and Design Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2011 DOE Responds to Board Recommendation 2010-1 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/25/2011 Doe Responds to the Board Letter of January 25, 2011 on the 'Expedited' Directives Review Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/25/2011 DOE Letter Updating Activities to Address Issues Identified by the Board at the Hanford Tank Farms Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/25/2011 WTP Structural and Equipment Peer Review Teams' Reports Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/22/2011 National Archives and Records Administration - 2010 Records Management Self-Assessment Report National Archives and Records Administration Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/16/2011 Investigation of Safety and Health Concerns Described by Dr. Walter J. Tamosaitis Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/15/2011 DOE Letter Transmitting Deliverable 5.4.2 for the Implementation Plan of Board Recommendation 2007-1 Richard H. Lagdon, Jr. Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/10/2011 Deliverable 8.6.5 of the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-2 Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/10/2011 DOE Responds to the Board Letter of August 5, 2010, Regarding Safety Issues at the Criticality Experiments Facility (CEF) at Nevada National Security Site Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/10/2011 DOE Accepts Board Recommendation 2010-2 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/8/2011 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for Briefing within 30 days on Actions Taken or Planned by NNSA to Change the CMRR Facility Safety Strategy and Design Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/4/2011 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report and Subsequent Briefing within 90 Days Addressing Y-12 Contractor's Change in Approach on non-MAA Materials in Building 9720-5 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/3/2011 Deliverables 5.2.1 and 5.2.2 for the Implementation Plan of Board Recommendation 2004-1 Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/31/2011 DOE has Completed Deliverable 5.4.1 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2009-2 James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/28/2011 Board Accepts DOE Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2001-1 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/26/2011 DOE Requesting a 45-Day Extension to Submit the Annual Report on Nuclear Criticality Safety Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/25/2011 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Report and Briefing within 30 Days Explaining "Expedited" Review Process and Doe Orders 226.1B and 450.2 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF