Decommissioning Planning ‘Top 10’ Lessons Learned and Recommendations – Part 2

One of the preliminary activities that need to be performed to enable detailed planning is characterization. Characterization includes both ‘desktop’ characterization (level 1) – reviewing of existing and historical facility/site documentation and process knowledge, and field/facility characterization (level 2) – condition assessments, surveys and materials sampling from the structure, systems and surrounding lands.

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DOE to Extend Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Contract at Savannah River Site to September 2016

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Savannah River Operations Office has exercised its option to extend the current Savannah River Site Management and Operating contract with Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC (SRNS) for an additional 38 months, from August 1, 2013 to September 2016.

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Argonne, Evigia Finalize Licensing Agreement for Next-Gen RFID sensor technology

System enables materials management facilities to monitor, track and secure nuclear material in transportation and storage operations, combining regulatory-authority certified packages with patented RFID sensor e-seals, secure wireless interrogators and the comprehensive ARG-US software suite.

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