Recent Board Activity

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12/7/2011 Board Closes Recommendation 2001-1, High-Level Waste Management at the Savannah River Site (SRS) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/7/2011 DOE Clarification of Issue Regarding Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Building 331 (B331) Tritium Operations Documented Safety Analysis Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/1/2011 Independent Safety and Quality Culture Assessment Team (ISQCA) November 30, 2011, Report, "Assessment and Recommendations for Improving the Safety and Quality Culture at the Hanford Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP)" Nils Diaz Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/18/2011 DOE Fulfills February 28, 2011, Commitment to Board that the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Would Inform the Board Concerning Proposals for Reducing Costs of the Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Building Replacement (CMRR) Project Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/16/2011 DOE Response to Board September 13, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Ammonia Hazards at the Hanford Site Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/16/2011 DOE Response to Board August 3, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Heat Transfer Analyses for Process Vessels in the Pretreatment Facility, Hanford Site Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/15/2011 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE has Completed Deliverable 5.2.3 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2009-2 James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/14/2011 DOE Response to Board August 19, 2011, Letter Concerning National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Savannah River Site Office (SRS) Tritium Facilities Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/10/2011 DOE Letter Forwarding the Implementation Plan for the Board's Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/8/2011 DOE Reports Completion of One Commitment of Implementation Plan (IP) Revision 6 for Board Recommendation 2001-1 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/3/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 091911 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 110311 email from Joseph Carson Joseph Carson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/3/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 091911 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 110311 email from Philip Pulver Philip Pulver Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/19/2011 DOE Acknowledges Board Letter of August 25, 2011, and Notifies Board that B&W Y-12 has Drafted a Conduct of Operations - Performance Improvement Plan Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/13/2011 Board Believes It Is Vital that the Secretary Assert Federal Control at the Highest Level and Direct, Track, and Validate Corrective Actions to Be Taken to Establish a Strong Safety Culture within the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/13/2011 Board Thanks Dr. Caren Wenner, Dr. Courtney Dornburg and Randy Castillo for Presenting and Arranging a One-Day Short Course in Human Factors Engineering (HFE) for Board Technical Staff on September 15, 2011 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/5/2011 DOE Letter Providing a Report Dated September 29, 2011, Describing Planned Actions to Address Issues with the System for Analysis of Soil-Structure Interaction (SASSI) Computer Code Richard H. Lagdon, Jr. Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/30/2011 DOE Approval of the Documented Safety Analysis (DSA) for the Hanford Tank Farms is Now Projected for the End of November 2011 Instead of the End of September 2011 as Previously Communicated via DOE July 25, 2011, Letter to Board David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/30/2011 DOE Response to Board's August 3, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement, Citing a 45-Day Delay Until November 14, 2011, for the Requested Report on Pretreatment Facility Process Vessels at WTP, Hanford Site David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/29/2011 DOE Letter Informing the Board that the DOE Will Require Until November 15, 2011, to Complete Deliverable 5.2.3 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/28/2011 DOE Response to Board Letter Dated March 30, 2011, Concerning Washington River Protection Solutions, LLC, Improvements in Conduct of Operations David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/26/2011 DOE Letter Forwarding the Implementation Plan for the Board's Recommendation 2010-1, Safety Analysis Requirements for Defining Adequate Protection for the Public and the Workers Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/23/2011 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE is Taking an Extension of 45 days to Prepare the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/19/2011 DOE Response to Board August 12, 2011, Letter Requesting Clarification on Four Areas Identified in the Original June 30, 2011, Response to Recommendation 2011-1 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/19/2011 DOE September 19, 2011, Letter Forwarding the DOE Report "Review of Requirements and Capabilities for Analyzing and Responding to Beyond Design Basis Events" Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/6/2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) Notification to Board of Upcoming Review of DOE's Management of the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) at the Hanford Site Gene Aloise Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/2/2011 Board Response to April 21, 2011, Letter Regarding Safe Operation of the Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR) at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) and Regulatory Compliance Issues Related to Engineered Storage Silos at SNL Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/30/2011 DOE Provides Updated Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2004-1. The Office of Health, Safety and Security (HSS) Will Now Function as the Integrating Organization for Commitments Seven and Eight Only Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/19/2011 INDEX TO PUBLIC COMMENTS ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 Catherine Findlay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/18/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 081811 email from George Ferriter George Ferriter Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/18/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 081811 email from Philip Pulver Philip Pulver Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/13/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 081311 email from Joseph Carson Joseph Carson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/12/2011 Board Response to DOE June 30, 2011, Letter Concerning Recommendation 2011-1; Board Provides an Additional 45-Days for DOE to Address the Items Covered Herein Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/5/2011 INDEX TO PUBLIC COMMENTS ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 Catherine Findlay Letter application/pdf iconINDEX TO PUBLIC COMMENTS ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1
8/5/2011 DOE Response to Board June 7, 2011, Letter Expressing Concerns on the Use of the Low Order Accumulation Model (LOAM) by the Waste Treatment Plant (WTP) Project at Hanford David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/3/2011 Board Notification to DOE that Recommendation 2011-1 has been Published in the Federal Register and Public Comments made Available on the Board's Public Internet Website Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/3/2011 DOE Response to the April 5, 2011, Board Letter Regarding the Implementation of DOE-NA-STD-3016-2006, Hazard Analysis Reports for Nuclear Explosive Operations Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/3/2011 DOE Forwards the Facility Risk Review Follow-on Evaluation for Building 9212 at Y-12 Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/1/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 080111 email from Pat Pinto Pat Pinto Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/30/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 073011 email from George Ferriter George Ferriter Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/29/2011 DOE Response to the April 8, 2011, Board letter Regarding Technical and Software Quality Assurance Issues with the Computer Program System for Analysis of Soil-Structure Interaction (SASSI) Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/28/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON 063011 DOE RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072811 email from George Ferriter George Ferriter Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/25/2011 DOE Response to Board April 26, 2011, Letter Expressing Concerns on the Waste Transfer System at the Hanford Tank Farms David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/25/2011 DOE Update of the Documented Safety Analysis for the Tank Farms at Hanford Now Projected for September 2011 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/21/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072111 email from jtoon2b@frontier.com jtoon2b@frontier.com Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 DOE Requests 60-Day Extension to Complete Deliverable 5.2.3 of the DOE's Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072011 email from William Bricker William Bricker Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072011 email from Robin Moore-Slater, Ms Robin Moore-Slater Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072011 email from Richard M. Fleming Richard Fleming Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072011 email from Richard M. Fleming - promised to fwrd. annon. email on 071711 Richard M. Fleming Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/20/2011 PUBLIC COMMENT ON RECOMMENDATION 2011-1 - 072011 email from Philip Pulver Philip C. Pulver Letter application/pdf iconPDF