Archive: Weapons complex

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