Recent Board Activity

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5/21/2010 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement to DOE for a Report within 120 Days Setting Forth Basis for Final Deposition Velocity and Default Values for DOE MACCS2 Computer Code Application Guidance Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/20/2010 DOE Letter Responding to the May 5, 2010 Board Letter Requesting Additional Information Regarding the Directives Reform Plan Glenn S. Podonsky Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/19/2010 DOE Letter Requesting a 45-Day Extension to Respond to the Board's March 15, 2010 Letter Regarding the Concerns of the DOE's Implementation of DOE-STD-3009 Daniel B. Poneman Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/17/2010 DOE Letter Responding to the Board's January 6, 2010 Letter Addressing the WTP Pulse Jet Mixing Safety Issues Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/12/2010 Preserving the Independence of the Independent Review Team Chartered by Bechtel International, Incorporated Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/5/2010 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement Concerning Response to Quality Assurance and Safety Concerns at the Waste Treatment Plant, Hanford Site Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
5/5/2010 Requesting a report and briefing within 15 days regarding criteria for reducing and streamlining DOE Directives under the "DOE 2010 Safety and Security Reform Plan" Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/27/2010 DOE Letter Transmitting Revised Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2009-1, Risk Assessment Methodologies at Defense Nuclear Facilities Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/22/2010 Board Congratulates DOE, NNSA, and the Y-12 Contractors on the Completion of the Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility at the Y-12 National Security Complex Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/14/2010 Closure of Recommendation 2002-1 Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
4/2/2010 Board Letter Identifying Dr. Jerry McKamy as the Recipient of the Board's 2010 Victor Stello, Jr. Award for Safety Leadership Peter S. Winokur Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/31/2010 DOE Letter Transmitting the Report that Supports Completion of the Section 5.3.1 Commitments in the 2007-1 Chip Lagdon Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/29/2010 DOE Letter Responding to SRS Fire Protection Converns Identified in the Board's January 20, 2010 Letter Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/29/2010 DOE Letter Forwarding Reports on the Actions Completed and Planned to Improve Work Planning and Controls at LANL Brigadier General Garrett Harencak Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/29/2010 DOE Letter Providing the Initial Responses to the WTP Structural Design Converns Identified in the Board's December 2, 2009 Letter Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/19/2010 DOE Letter Providing Additional Information in Support of Rev.5 of the 2001-1 Implementation Plan Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/15/2010 Concern of DOE's regulatory interpretation of 10 CFR 830 requesting a response within 30 days and a report within 60 days John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/15/2010 Board Issues a Reporting Requirement for a Response within 30 Days on Regulatory Status of DOE Standard 3009 and for Assuring Safety if Appendix F Goals are Not Achieved John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/9/2010 Expressing thanks and well wishes for Robert J. Lewis's service to the Board John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
3/2/2010 DOE Letter Transmitting the EM Deliverable for 2008-1 Implementation Plan Milestone 5.3.2 Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/23/2010 DOE Letter Stating the Response to the Board's December 2, 2009, LANL Work Planning and Controls Letter is in Progress and will be Issued by April 2, 2010 Brigadier General Garret Harencak Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/22/2010 DOE Letter Requesting an Additional 60 Days to Respond to the Board's January 6, 2010, Letter Regarding WTP Pulse Jet Mixing Safety Issues Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/5/2010 DOE Letter Requesting Closure of Recommendation 2002-1 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/2/2010 Acknowledging Receipt and Acceptance of DNFSB Recommendation 2009-2 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
2/1/2010 DOE Letter Reiterating Acceptance of Recommendation 2009-1 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/27/2010 DOE Letter Providing Information Regarding the Plans for Removal and Treatment of K-West Basin Sludge Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/25/2010 Processing of information concerning the W76 Mod 1 Program John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/20/2010 DOE Letter Requesting an Extension to February 3, 2010 for Responding to Board Recommendation 2009-2 Scott Blake Harris Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/19/2010 DOE Letter Transmitting the Report that Supports Completion of the Section 5.2.6 Commitments in the 2007-1 Richard H. Lagdon, Jr. Letter application/pdf iconPDF
1/19/2010 DOE Letter Transmitting the DOE Annual Report on Nuclear Criticality Safety for Calendar Year 2009 Brigadier General Garret Harencak 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
1/6/2010 Thanking Ms. Liz Woodruff for her 12/1/2009 Letter regarding Recommendation 2009-2 John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/31/2009 DOE Reports to Fulfill Commitment 8.6.5 of Board Recommendation 2004-2 Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/18/2009 Board Commends Mr. Frank Lessing of Boeing Research and Technology for his Outstanding Contribution to the Board's Oversight of the DOE's Nuclear Work at the Pantex Plant John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/18/2009 Reaffirmation of Recommendation 2009-1 based on a partial rejection of the recommendation in DOE's implementation plan with 30 day requirement to respond John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/10/2009 Comments from the Think Outside the Bomb Organization Brian Grosner Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/7/2009 Board Commends Dr. Richard S. Hartley of B&W Pantex for his Seminar on High-Reliability Organizations John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/7/2009 Board Copy of Quarterly Report to Congress on the Status of Significant Unresolved Issues with the DOE's Design and Construction Projects John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
12/1/2009 DOE Richland Operations Office Revised K-Basins Sludge Treatment Project Commitment Dates Inés R. Triay Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/18/2009 DOE Completion of Commitments 5.2.4 and 5.2.5 in the Implementation Plan for Recommendation 2007-01 Richard H. Lagdon, Jr. Letter application/pdf iconPDF
11/3/2009 DOE Acknowledges Receipt of the Board's Recommendation 2009- 1, Risk Assessment Methodologies at Defense Nuclear Facilities, issued on July 30, 2009, and published in the Federal Register Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/15/2009 Issues Related to the Development and Implementation of Technical Procedures at the Pantex Plant John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
10/15/2009 Requesting a briefing by NNSA regarding actions to strengthen processes used to develop and implement technical procedures, and the schedule for implementing them at the Pantex Plant John E. Mansfield Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/28/2009 DOE Status of Completion of Commitments 5.2.4 and 5.2.5 in the DOE Implementation Plan for Board Recommendation 2007-01 Richard H. Lagdon, Jr. Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/24/2009 DOE Final Response to Board Letter Regarding Fire and Emergency Response Capabilities at Los Alamos National Laboratory, dated December 8, 2008 Garrett Harencak, Brig Gen, USAF Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/22/2009 DOE Revised Implementation Plan Addressing Remaining Open Commitments for Board's Recommendation 2001-1 Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/16/2009 DOE-Wide Schedule for Implementation of DOE Manual 441.1-1, Nuclear Material Packaging at its Defense Nuclear Facilities Steven Chu Letter application/pdf iconPDF
9/2/2009 Independent Review of Savannah River Site Waste Solidification Building DNFSB 2004-2 Active Confinement Evaluation Thomas P. D'Agostino Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/26/2009 Finding 1 Under the Certification Mandate Provided in Section 3112 of the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, Board Staff has Reviewed Design Data for the Los Alamos CMRR Project Roy E. Kasdorf Letter application/pdf iconPDF
8/26/2009 Finding 2 Under the Certification Mandate Provided in Section 3112 of the Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, Board Staff has Reviewed Design Data for the Los Alamos CMRR Project Roy E. Kasdorf Letter application/pdf iconPDF