Recent Board Activity

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10/15/2009 Issues Related to the Development and Implementation of Technical Procedures at the Pantex Plant John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/8/2008 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement that NNSA Provide a Briefing Prior to Resumption of W76 Operations A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/20/2008 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Briefing from NNSA within 60 Days Describing the Risks Associated with Each of the Dismantlement Strategies Being Considered for the B53 Weapon System A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/24/2007 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Briefing from NNSA within 30 Days on NNSA's Assessment of the Quality of Technical Procedures for Nuclear and Nuclear Explosive Operations at Pantex A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/30/2007 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Briefing from NNSA within 30 Days on Direct and Indirect Lightning Effects at Pantex A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/15/2006 Thanks and Appreciation to Michael Reaka for Six Years of Dedicated Service as the Pantex Site Office's Liaison to the Board A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/15/2006 Board Requests that NNSA Provide a Completion Date for the Final Assessment Report (DOE Commitment 4 .5.1) Recommendation 98-2 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/16/2006 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Briefing within 30 Days on NNSA's Path Forward to Fulfill Commitment 4.2.2 of the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 98-2 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/9/2006 Potential Safety Issues in Evaluation of Exemption Request for W88 Cell Operations at Pantex A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/14/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report within 30 Days Providing a Path Forward for Required Guidance on Technical Business Practice A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/9/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for Annual Briefing Coincident with the Annual Update for the Pantex Pit Management Plan and Accepts Final Report on Recommendation 99-1 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/23/2005 Questions Raised Concerning Safety Issues and Procedures at Pantex Plant by Production Technicians A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/2/2005 Board Issues a Reporting Requirment for a Briefing within 30 Days on the NNSA's Path Forward to Improve Conduct of Operations at the Pantex Plant A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/15/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for NNSA to Provide a Report within 30 Days on the Impact of Tooling Problems on the Safety of Nuclear Explosive Operations at the Pantex Plant John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/14/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for Monthly Briefing from Senior NNSA Managers on the Status of Commitments under the Recommendation 98-2 Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/20/2004 Board Issues a Reporting Requirment for a Comprehensive Report within 30 Days Documenting a Root-Cause Analysis of Cracked High Explosive Discovered During Weapon Dismantlement John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/9/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for Briefing by DOE on the Recovery Schedule for Accelerated implementation of SS-21 Tooling for W88 Bay Operations John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/9/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report within 30 Days Describing Training Assessments under DOE Order 5480.20A at Pantex John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/25/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for NNSA to Provide a Report within 30 Days on Action to Improve Software Quality Assurance for Interactive Electronic Procedures and the Move Right System John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/19/2002 Board Accepts DOE's Implementation Plan for Recommendation 98-2 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/13/2002 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Briefing from NNSA within 30 Days on Safety-Significant Designation for Continuous Air and Radiation Alarm Monitors John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/1/2002 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for NNSA Briefing in 30 Days on Action Taken to Ensure Support of the National Laboratories, the Design Agencies for Nuclear Explosives John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/8/2002 Board Accepts DOE Revision to the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 99-1 and DOE May Cease Providing Quarterly Reports on Commitment 5.2.2 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/2/2001 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for DOE to Provide a Briefing within 30 Days Containing Details on Procedural Compliance Issues at Pantex and the Corrective Actions Proposed by DOE John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/25/2001 Board Concerns about the Justification for Continued Operations for W88 Activities and Accepts Interim Safety Controls John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/28/2001 Board Issues Reporting Requirements for Two Reports within 30 and 60 Days, Respectively; the First Should Document a Technically Feasible Analysis of Scenarios Discussed and the Second Should Outline NNSA Corrective Measures for Weapons Response Data John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/5/2001 NNSA's Enhanced Transportation Cart Plan Does Not Meet the Intent of the Board's Recommendation 98-2; Board Urges DOE to Revise the Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/23/2000 Board Requests that DOE Provide Documentation and a Briefing on Work Authorization Directives for the Pantex Plant Contractor to Determine Acceptability of Revised Implementation Plan John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/7/2000 Board Concerns on Underfunded Commitment in the Schedule for Removal and Repackaging of Plutonium Pits, Recommendation 99-1 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/21/2000 Board Response to Questions from Serious Texans Against Nuclear Dumping (STAND) John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/7/2000 Board Accepts DOE Implementation Plan for Recommendation 99-1 John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/3/2005 Board Views Responsibilities under Memorandum of Understanding Governing Regulation and Oversight of DOE Activities in Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site Industrial Area Have Been Carried Out A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/31/2003 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a DOE Report within 15 Days on Remaining Glovebox Combustible Material at Rocky Flats John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/22/2002 Board Commends DOE and RFETS on Meeting Milestone in Implementation Plan for Recommendation 94-1 Involving Stabilization and Repackaging of Plutonium-Bearing Residue John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/23/2002 Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site "State of the Flats Annual Meeting" Site Representative - RFETS Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/7/2001 Plutonium Stabilization and Repackaging System (PuSPS) in Building 371at Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/20/2001 DNFSB Perspective on Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site FY2000 Performance for "RFETS State of the Flats" Site Representative - RFETS Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/13/2004 Board Agrees to a 30 Day Extension for Report and Briefing for Reporting Requirement on Adequacy of Safety Bases at Sandia National Laboratories John T. Conway Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/29/2009 Current Status of the Board's Concerns on Action Plans to Improve Both Federal and Contractor Handling of SNL-NM Safety Bases A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/25/2010 Processing of information concerning the W76 Mod 1 Program John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/14/2010 Board Forwards Citizen Action New Mexico Document "Before the Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board Citizen Action New Mexico Presentation" on Annular Core Research Reactor at SNL Timothy J. Dwyer Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/14/2010 Board Forwards Citizen Action New Mexico Document "Before the Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board Citizen Action New Mexico Presentation" on Annular Core Research Reactor at SNL Timothy J. Dwyer Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/14/2010 Board Forwards Citizen Action New Mexico Document "Before the Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board Citizen Action New Mexico Presentation" on Annular Core Research Reactor at SNL Timothy J. Dwyer Letter application/pdf iconPDF
7/14/2010 Board Forwards Citizen Action New Mexico Document "Before the Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board Citizen Action New Mexico Presentation" on Annular Core Research Reactor at SNL Timothy J. Dwyer Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/7/2010 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report from DOE within 60 Days on Risks Associated with Delays Proposed in Revision 5 of the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2001-1 John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/31/2009 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Report from DOE within 90 Days for a Revised Implementation Plan on Proposed Dates for Outstanding Commitments for Recommendation 2001-1 A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/5/2009 Board Concerns on Design Activities and Associated Safety Basis Development for the Tank 48 Fluidized Bed Steam Reforming (FBSR) Project at the Savannah River Site A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/10/2009 Board Concerns on Final Design Activities and Safety Basis Development for the Salt Waste Processing Facility (SWPF) at the Savannah River Site A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/12/2009 Waste Solidification Building Project Summary, Savannah River Site A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF
6/1/2007 Actions Taken by DOE and Its Contractors to Resolve Safety Issues Relative to the Design of the Salt Waste Processing Facility at the Savannah River Site A. J. Eggenberger Letter application/pdf iconPDF