Archive: Weapons complex

  1. U.S. plutonium pit production: Key updates
  2. Five controversial fissile-material-related items in the Department of Energy's FY2021 Budget Request
  3. Plutonium pit budget request: another massive increase expected
  4. U.S. plutonium pit production plans advance, with new requirements
  5. Shipments of U.S. spent fuel to the Idaho National Laboratory
  6. U.S. shift away from HEU-fueled naval nuclear reactors could begin in the 2040s
  7. Fissile material mysteries in the U.S. Department of Energy FY20 budget request
  8. NRC terminates construction authorization for the MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility
  9. U.S. naval spent fuel shipped to the Idaho National Laboratory
  10. US plutonium pit production plans fail to satisfy Congress; further studies underway
  11. United States to down-blend HEU for tritium production
  12. Pilot project to reprocess naval spent fuel at Idaho National Laboratory
  13. U.S. plutonium pit production and disposition plans face congressional scrutiny
  14. Declaring more U.S. weapon-grade uranium excess could delay the need to build a new national enrichment plant
  15. Questions about projected U.S. plutonium pit production capability
  16. Accident said to damage India's nuclear-powered submarine
  17. Fissile material issues in the U.S. National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
  18. India launches its second nuclear-powered submarine
  19. Spent fuel of plutonium production reactors removed from Zheleznogorsk
  20. Chinese naval reactors
  21. U.S. Department of Energy seeks domestic enrichment capability
  22. United States adds 500 warheads to dismantlement queue, outlines its nuclear security record
  23. U.S. Congress sustains MOX facility construction
  24. India's first nuclear submarine accepted for service
  25. A plan to upgrade naval spent fuel handling facility at the Idaho National Laboratory
  26. Pakistan may be building a new enrichment facility
  27. U.S. reprocessing plant at the Savannah River Site resumed operations
  28. Russia to decommission a metallurgical plant in Seversk
  29. United States releases an update of its HEU inventory
  30. Ongoing transfers of weapon materials between the United States and the United Kingdom
  31. United States to discontinue construction of MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility
  32. Could the U.S. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant go critical if more plutonium were disposed in it?
  33. United States to dispose of 6 MT of weapon-grade plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  34. Former defense reprocessing plant in Seversk to be decommissioned
  35. IPFM presents Global Fissile Material Report 2015 at the NPT Review Conference
  36. United States has no preferred alternative for disposition of surplus plutonium
  37. U.S. Department of Energy set to restart last remaining U.S. reprocessing plant
  38. U.S. MOX report reveals major cost estimate increases
  39. Russia removed weapon-grade plutonium from Seversk
  40. Pakistan's Chashma reprocessing plant may be completed
  41. Fourth plutonium production reactor in Pakistan appears operational
  42. Two new reports raise fundamental questions on Savannah River MOX plant
  43. Savannah River MOX Plant secures 2015 funding but future of program remains in doubt
  44. U.S. MOX plant construction license extended
  45. Pakistan outlines scope for FM(C)T intended to establish parity with India
  46. India ratifies an additional protocol and will safeguard two more nuclear power reactors
  47. Pakistan begins operating third Khushab plutonium production reactor
  48. Damning U.S. Department of Energy audit on cost and schedule overruns at the MOX Fabrication Facility at the Savannah River Site
  49. United States updates information about its nuclear weapons stokpile
  50. United States puts MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility on cold standby
  51. Further increase in the cost of U.S. plutonium disposition program
  52. Rising cost of the Uranium Processing Facility in the United States
  53. UK nuclear warhead dismantlement program
  54. India activated its first nuclear submarine reactor
  55. United States to look for more efficient plutonium disposition options
  56. The cost of the U.S. MOX plant is estimated to be $7.7 billion
  57. Amounts of fissile materials in early Soviet nuclear devices
  58. United States begins shipments of plutonium from Savannah River to WIPP
  59. Special nuclear material removed from Livermore
  60. Unprecedented security breach at the key U.S. HEU storage facility
  61. Environmental impact statement for the U.S. surplus plutonium disposition program
  62. U.S. Nuclear Weapons Council recommends deferral of the CMRR facility
  63. United States releases an update of its plutonium inventory
  64. Decommissioning of Seversk plutonium production reactors
  65. Pakistan again blocks UN Conference on Disarmament talks on FCMT
  66. Russia to complete separation of weapon-grade plutonium
  67. North Korea agreed to suspend nuclear activities
  68. Some details of India's nuclear program
  69. H-Canyon to produce MOX feed from excess weapon plutonium
  70. United States produces MOX feed from weapon plutonium
  71. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2010
  72. United States announces details of the American Assured Fuel Supply
  73. U.S. court rules against suspension of CMRR plutonium facility
  74. Questions raised about safety of the U.S. MOX plant
  75. A U.S. court to hold hearings on CMRR plutonium facility at Los Alamos
  76. U.S. MOX program wanted relaxed security at the weapon-grade plutonium facility
  77. U.S. plutonium disposition program: Uncertainties of the MOX route
  78. Zheleznogorsk will complete separation of plutonium in 2012
  79. Pakistan is seen as building fourth plutonium production reactor
  80. Pakistan to block progress at the CD, citing Obama's support of India joining NSG
  81. The Conference on Disarmament in 2011: Pakistan and the FMCT, and Wikileaks
  82. India starts new unsafeguarded reprocessing plant
  83. India shuts down CIRUS reactor
  84. U.S. non-military plutonium in 2009
  85. Future supply of tritium for U.S. nuclear weapons in doubt
  86. Restroom cleaner vapors shut down parts of Los Alamos plutonium processing facility
  87. United States and Russia request safeguards for their excess plutonium
  88. POGO report on U.S. highly-enriched uranium
  89. Changes in U.S. Surplus Plutonium Disposition program
  90. Nuclear warhead dismantlement at Y-12 suspended over safety issues
  91. Argentina considers naval reactors
  92. Project 816 - Unfinished plutonium production complex in China
  93. India developing new centrifuges and increasing enrichment capacity
  94. Video of handling of nuclear warheads at a NNSA facility
  95. U.S.-Russian Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement
  96. Russia no longer produces weapon materials
  97. Nuclear Security Summit documents
  98. United States and Russia sign protocol to plutonium disposition agreement
  99. Last Russian plutonium production reactor to finally shut down
  100. U.S. and Russia to finalize plutonium disposition agreement
  101. Plutonium processing to remain at Mayak
  102. U.S. civilian plutonium in 2008
  103. Pakistan may have completed new plutonium production reactor, Khushab-II
  104. Shutdown schedule for Russia's last plutonium production reactor
  105. Incident at Russian plutonium production reactor
  106. U.S. assistance in securing fissile materials in Russia
  107. Tritium production and recovery in the United States in FY2011
  108. U.S. contribution to Russia's plutonium disposition program
  109. U.S. fissile material disposition programs in FY2011
  110. U.S. administration requests funds for nuclear weapons facilities
  111. NNSA nuclear warheads activity in FY2011
  112. Start-up of the Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility at Oak Ridge
  113. U.S. Navy plans for a new class of ballistic-missile submarines
  114. BN-800 expected to begin operations in 2014
  115. Improvements of the MPC&A system at Mayak
  116. Pakistan has blocked the start of talks on a Fissile Material (Cutoff) Treaty
  117. Categorization of HEU fuel at Sandia
  118. Nuclear Fuel Services plant suspends production
  119. Refurbishing of nuclear warhead components in the U.S.
  120. Russia restarts plutonium production reactor
  121. Photos of trucks that transport nuclear materials and weapons components
  122. U.S. and Russian experts talk nuclear security at Angarsk
  123. Plutonium production reactor in Zheleznogorsk shut down
  124. Metallurgical plant at Mayak to close by 2014
  125. The last Russian plutonium production reactor to shut down
  126. IAEA reports on Iran and Syria
  127. NNSA releases plan for nuclear complex
  128. Last Russian plutonium production reactor to shut down in 2009
  129. MOX fuel controversy
  130. Plutonium from last Russian production reactors
  131. Zheleznogorsk reactor shutdown schedule
  132. Mayak wants to build a MOX fabrication plant
  133. Russia ends plutonium production in Seversk
  134. Areva signs contract to build MOX fuel fabrication facility
  135. Accelerated downblending: Domenici amendment
  136. Plutonium production reactor in Seversk shut down
  137. Most sensitive nuclear material removed from Sandia
  138. U.S.-Russian agreement on plutonium disposal
  139. U.S. removes nine tonnes of Pu from weapon stockpile