Archive: Weapons complex

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