Recent Board Activity

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5/29/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.5.3.6 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Immobilization and Treatment Plant (WTP) Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/1/2012 Board Letter of Appreciation to Dr. Charles V. Shank, for Time Spent with the Board on April 19, 2012, to Clarify the Committee's Phase I Report "Managing for High-Quality Science and Engineering at the NNSA" Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/19/2012 Acknowledgement of Board June 1, 2012, Letter Concerning Clarification of Scope of Committee's Report Charles V. Shank Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/27/2012 DOE Letter Follow up on DOE May 2, 2012, Letter Response to Board April 2, 2012, Letter Concerning the Safety Control Set and Preliminary Safety Design Report for the Uranium Processing Facility at the Y-12 National Security Complex (Y-12) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/27/2012 Board Response to Citizen Action New Mexico Letter of April 19, 2012, Regarding Nuclear Safety at the Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR) and other Facilities at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/25/2012 DOE Response to Board Letter of December 29, 2011, which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Activity-Level Work Planning and Control at the Y-12 National Security Complex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/26/2012 DOE Response to Board Letter of February 28, 2012, which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the NNSA’s Plans to Review the Accident Analyses, Modify the DSA, and Evaluate the Reliability of Controls for the Annular Core Research Reactor at SNL Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/27/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.5.3.2 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/3/2012 DOE Provides Update on Commitments Seven and Eight in the DOE's Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-1, Oversight of Complex, High-Hazard Nuclear Operations Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/3/2012 Update Regarding the Implementation of Title IV of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012, Public Law 112-74 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/10/2012 DOE Acknowledges Receipt of and Accepts Board Recommendation 2012-1, Savannah River Site Building 235-F Safety Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/13/2012 DOE Response to Board June 18, 2012, Letter Concerning the Plutonium Facility at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/22/2012 Public Hearing Statement Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/18/2012 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning Seismic/Structural Analysis at the Plutonium Facility, Los Alamos National Laboratory Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/17/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.3.3.1 and Cancellation of Deliverables 5.3.3.2 and 5.3.3.3 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/17/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.7.3.2 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/19/2012 DOE Letter Providing DOE Path Forward on Adequate Protection Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/16/2012 DOE Response to Board April 18, 2012, Letter Concerning Quality Assurance at the Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR) at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/27/2012 DOE Response to Board April 3, 2012, Letter Concerning the Approach to be Used to Resolve Issues with the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Project's Application of the FLUENT Computational Model David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/31/2012 DOE Requires an Additional 60 Days beyond the Requested 60-Day Time Frame to Complete the DOE Response to Board June 11, 2012, Letter Regarding the Transuranic Waste Treatment Facility (TWF) Project at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/31/2012 Board Letter to DOE Richland Operations Office Concerning the Hanford Sludge Treatment Project (STP) Preliminary Design Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/31/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that the DOE has Completed Actions 1-5, 2-2, and 2-4 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2011-1, Safety Culture at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Matthew Moury Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/1/2012 DOE Office of River Protection Transmittal of Board Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Quarterly Progress Report for April through June 2012, Deliverable 6.3.1 Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/10/2012 DOE Response to March 27, 2012, Board Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Regarding the A- and K- Area Fire Protection Water Supply at the Savannah River Site (SRS) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/14/2012 DOE Reply to Board July 18, 2012, Letter Regarding the Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility (PF-4), Stating that the National Nuclear Security Administration will Require until September 28, 2012, to Provide the Board with a Detailed Response Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/16/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.5.3.6 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) – Second Document Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/27/2012 DOE Notifies Board on the Status of DOE's Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP), Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/30/2012 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning Safety Basis Deficiencies at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/5/2012 DOE Letter Regarding Organizational Changes within the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/6/2012 DOE Response to Board June 18, 2012, Letter Requesting an Additional 60 Days beyond the 45 Day Initial Extension for further Development of Responses to the Board Reporting Requirement Concerning the Plutonium Facility, Los Alamos National Laboratory James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/14/2012 DOE has Completed Action 1-1 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2011-1, Safety Culture at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/14/2012 DOE Addendum to the Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2011-1, Safety Culture at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/27/2012 DOE Response to Board Reporting Requirement of April 13, 2012, Regarding the Operability and Safety of the Electrical Distribution System at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant, Hanford Site David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/27/2012 DOE Response to Board Reporting Requirement of June 27, 2012, Concerning Safety Issues with the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Maintenance Program David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/28/2012 DOE Response to Board July 18, 2012, Letter Regarding Seismic Analysis of the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Plutonium Facility (PF-4) Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/9/2012 DOE Response to Board Reporting Requirement of June 11, 2012, Regarding the Transuranic Waste Facility (TWF) Project Preliminary Design at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/18/2012 DOE Continued Safe Operating Oversight Team (CSOOT) Annual Report for the 9212 Complex at the Y-12 National Security Complex James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/19/2012 DOE will take an Extension of 45 days to Complete the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2012-1, Savannah River Site Building 235-F Safety Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/22/2012 DOE Proposal to Close the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2007-1, Safety-Related In Situ Nondestructive Assay of Radioactive Material Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/12/1997 DOE Proposes Closure of Board Recommendation 93-2, the Need for Critical Experiment Capability Federico Peña Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/30/1997 Board Agrees that Recommendation 93-2 can be Considered Closed John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/26/2012 DOE Letter Requesting an Additional 30 Days beyond the Requested 60-Day Time Frame to Complete the DOE Response to Board August 30, 2012, Letter Concerning the Development, Review, and Approval of Safety Control Strategies for Nuclear Operations at LLNL James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/5/2012 DOE Response to Board June 18, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Safety Basis and Quality Assurance at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/31/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.5.3.6 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) – Third Document Scott L. Samuelson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/5/2012 DOE Response to Board September 6, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning NNSA's Approach to Validate the Modeling Assumptions at the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) Main Building, Y-12 National Security Complex Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/6/2012 DOE will Require an Additional 45 Days to Complete a Response to Board August 8, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Deficiencies in the Safety Analysis and the Design of the WTP Slurry Transport System, Hanford Site David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/8/2012 DOE Update on the Status of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing (PJM) at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/27/2012 DOE Requests an Additional 45 Days to Develop its Response to Recommendation 2012-2, Hanford Tank Farms Flammable Gas Safety Strategy Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/30/2012 DOE Provides Update on its Progress in Achieving Closure of Ventilation System Gaps for the Six Top Priority Facilities that are Identified in Enclosure 2 of the DOE October 1, 2010, Letter Matthew Moury Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/30/2012 DOE Response to Board August 28, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Integrated Safety Management at the Activity Level: Work Planning and Control Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF