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New Mexico nuclear waste accident a 'horrific comedy of errors' that exposes ... - The Ecologist

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New Mexico nuclear waste accident a 'horrific comedy of errors' that exposes ...
The Ecologist
A DOE official quoted by Trento said a root problem is "the fact that DOE has no real operational control over the NNSA. Under the guise of national security, NNSA runs the contractors, covers up accidents and massive cost overruns and can fire any DOE ...

Report critical of agency's management of MOX - Aiken Standard

NNSA Google Feed - November 26, 2014 - 2:02pm

Report critical of agency's management of MOX
Aiken Standard
The Government Accountability Office, or GAO, has been critical of the issue before and released a report Tuesday stating that NNSA has documented troubles funding MOX and the Waste Solidification Building, another SRS building under construction to ...

Report critical of agency's management of MOX - Aiken Standard

NNSA Google Feed - November 26, 2014 - 2:02pm

Roll Call

Report critical of agency's management of MOX
Aiken Standard
The Government Accountability Office, or GAO, has been critical of the issue before and released a report Tuesday stating that NNSA has documented troubles funding MOX and the Waste Solidification Building, another SRS building under construction to ...
GAO to DOE: Get Better Cost EstimatesRoll Call (blog)

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Report critical of agency's management of MOX - Aiken Standard

NNSA Google Feed - November 26, 2014 - 1:28pm

Report critical of agency's management of MOX
Aiken Standard
The Government Accountability Office, or GAO, has been critical of the issue before and released a report Tuesday stating that NNSA has documented troubles funding MOX and the Waste Solidification Building, another SRS building under construction to ...

GAO to DOE: Get Better Cost Estimates - Roll Call (blog)

NNSA Google Feed - November 26, 2014 - 7:08am

Roll Call (blog)

GAO to DOE: Get Better Cost Estimates
Roll Call (blog)
“The NNSA continues to struggle with significant cost overruns on its major projects,” the GAO wrote in a report released Tuesday. “DOE and NNSA have not provided its contractors with all the detailed guidance needed to consistently develop reliable ...

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Nuclear and Computer Science faculty lead NNSA center of excellence - Texas A&M University

NNSA Google Feed - November 25, 2014 - 8:22am

Texas A&M University

Nuclear and Computer Science faculty lead NNSA center of excellence
Texas A&M University
CERT The Center for Exascale Radiation Transport (CERT) at Texas A&M University is one of six centers of excellence funded by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) under the Predictive Science Academic Alliance Program (PSAAP-II).

LLNL Researchers Create "Uncrackable" Nuclear Weapons Code - ENGINEERING.com

NNSA Google Feed - November 24, 2014 - 10:08pm

ENGINEERING.com

LLNL Researchers Create "Uncrackable" Nuclear Weapons Code
ENGINEERING.com
nuke, cryptography, securty, code Mark Hart, a scientist and engineer in Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's has been awarded the 2015 Surety Transformation Initiative (STI) Award from the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) ...

Scientist develops uncrackable code for nuclear weapons - Phys.Org

NNSA Google Feed - November 24, 2014 - 6:44am

Phys.Org

Scientist develops uncrackable code for nuclear weapons
Phys.Org
Mark Hart, a scientist and engineer in Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's (LLNL) Defense Technologies Division, has been awarded the 2015 Surety Transformation Initiative (STI) Award from the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) ...
Nuclear weapons write their own security codesGizmag

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Revised UPF plan to have 3 buildings; project cost capped at $6.5 billion - Knoxville News Sentinel

NNSA Google Feed - November 21, 2014 - 5:26am

Knoxville News Sentinel

Revised UPF plan to have 3 buildings; project cost capped at $6.5 billion
Knoxville News Sentinel
Early this year, then-NNSA Administrator Bruce Held asked Oak Ridge National Laboratory Director Thom Mason to head a so-called Red Team to review the uranium operations at Y-12 and come up with a way to make those activities safe and secure in a ...

Lab Selected for Site of New Supercomputer - Livermore Independent

NNSA Google Feed - November 21, 2014 - 1:56am

Lab Selected for Site of New Supercomputer
Livermore Independent
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has signed a contract with IBM to deliver a next-generation supercomputer in 2017. The system, to be called Sierra, will serve the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) Advanced Simulation and ...

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