Recent Board Activity

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2/2/2012 DOE Response to Board December 13, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Design, Functionality, and Maintenance of Safety Systems at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Requesting an Additional 30 Days to Answer Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/3/2012 DOE Response to Board November 7, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Nuclear Explosive Safety (NES) Issues at the Pantex Plant, Requesting an Additional 30 Days to Answer Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of Board Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Deliverable 5.7.3.1 Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/24/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE has Completed Action 1-4 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2011-1 Matthew Moury Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE has Completed Action 1-2 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2011-1 Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/28/2012 Department of Energy Annual Report on Nuclear Criticality Safety for Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/24/2012 DOE Response to Board August 25, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Weaknesses with Technical Procedures and their Implementation at the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) Y-12 National Security Complex (NSC) Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/27/2012 DOE Transmittal of Board Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Deliverable 5.3.3.4 Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of Board Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Deliverable 5.5.3.4 Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/2/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE has Completed Action 1-7 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2011-1 Matthew Moury Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/2/2012 Board Accepts the DOE's 2011-1 Implementation Plan Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/2/2012 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Effectiveness of the Nuclear Explosive Safety (NES) Program at the Pantex Plant Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/2/2012 Board Further Responds to April 21, 2011, Citizen Action New Mexico Letter Regarding the Safe Operation of the Annular Core Research Reactor at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/31/2012 DOE Transmittal of Board Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Deliverable 6.3.1- Quarterly Progress Report for October-December 2011 Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/5/2012 DOE Response to Board January 20, 2012, Letter Regarding Wear Allowances in the Design of Piping, Process Vessels, and Pulse Jet Mixers (PJM) at the Hanford Site Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/6/2012 DOE Response to Board November 7, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Review of the Tracking and Closure Process for Nuclear Explosive Safety (NES) Findings at the Pantex Plant Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/8/2012 DOE Response to Board December 13, 2011, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Describing Specific Actions the NNSA has taken or Plans to take to Ensure that Safety Systems at the Plutonium Facility at LLNL can Perform their Safety Functions Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/20/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that DOE has Completed Deliverable 5.4.4 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2009-2, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Plutonium Facility Seismic Safety James J. McConnell Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/27/2012 DOE Request for an Extension of 60 Days to Respond to Board Letter of December 29, 2011, which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning Work Planning and Control Issues at the Y-12 National Security Complex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/30/2012 DOE Request for an Extension of 30 Days to Complete DOE's Response to the Board on June 23, 2011, Regarding the Sludge Treatment Project (STP) at the Hanford Site David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/30/2012 DOE Response to Board March 2, 2012, Letter Regarding the Effectiveness of the Nuclear Explosive Safety (NES) Program at Pantex Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.6.3.1 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Immobilization and Treatment Plant (WTP) Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/29/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.1.3.2 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Immobilization and Treatment Plant (WTP) Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/2/2012 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning NNSA's Approach for Demonstration of the Adequate Integration of Safety in the Preliminary Design for the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) at the Y-12 National Security Complex Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/2/2012 DOE Letter Updating its Activities Regarding the Double Shell Tank (DST) Primary Ventilation System David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/29/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.5.3.5 of the Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/23/2012 DOE Response to Board Letter of March 2, 2012, Informing the Board that the Requested Update to the Recommendation 2011-1 Implementation Plan (IP) by April 30, 2012, is not Achievable Until Plan Development and Approval Concludes in April 2012 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/30/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that Commitment 5.3.3.1 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2 is Expected to be Completed Ahead of the Scheduled Delivery Date of August 31, 2012 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/1/2012 DOE Letter Informing the Board that the DOE has Completed the First Deliverable Associated with Action 1-8 of the DOE's Implementation Plan (IP) for Board Recommendation 2011-1, Safety Culture at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.2.3.1 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.1.3.14 of the Implementation Plan (IP) for Recommendation 2010-2, Pulse Jet Mixing at the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/2/2012 DOE 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
4/30/2012 DOE Transmittal of the Recommendation 2010-2 Implementation Plan (IP) Deliverable 6.3.1 - Quarterly Progress Report for January - March 2012 Dale E. Knutson Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/18/2012 DOE Letter Requesting an Additional 60 Days beyond May 18, 2012, to Complete the DOE Response to Board April 3, 2012, Reporting Requirement Concerning Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant FLUENT Model Issues David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/18/2012 DOE Letter Notifying the Board that the K-Basin Sludge Treatment Project (STP) Alternatives Analysis has been Completed and a Copy Provided to Board Staff on July 28, 2012, Pursuant to Action 120-7 Contained in the IP for Recommendation 2000-1 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/21/2012 DOE Letter Providing Board with the Bechtel National Incorporated (BNI) Action Plan Pursuant to Action 1-4 of the DOE Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2011-1 David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/25/2012 DOE Letter Responding to Board February 25, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR) at the Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Requesting an Additional 30 Days to Finalize the Written Response Donald L. Cook Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/17/2012 DOE Letter Concerning its Commitment and Actions to Improve Work Planning and Control (WP&C) at DOE Defense Nuclear Facilities Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/29/2012 DOE Transmittal of Deliverable 5.3.3.5 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
5/30/2012 DOE Response to Board March 27, 2012, Letter which Issued a Reporting Requirement Concerning the Review of A- and K-Area Fire Water Supplies, Savannah River Site David Huizenga Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/11/2012 The Board is Pleased to Recognize that Mr. Bradley J. Davis of the Idaho Operations Office was Recently Honored as the 2011 DOE Facility Representative of the Year Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/11/2012 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report Identifying Actions Taken or Planned by the NNSA to Resolve Safety Issues Relating to the Transuranic Waste Facility (TWF) Project at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/14/2012 The Board is Pleased to Recognize that Ms. Elaine N. Diaz of the Hanford Site Office of River Protection was Recently Honored as the Winner of the 2011 DOE Safety System Oversight Annual Award Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
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
6/25/2012 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 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
6/27/2012 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