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Budget proposal for MOX facility remains level while study is underway

...another study is complete on plutonium disposition.The fiscal 2016 budget requests $345 million for the National Nuclear Security Administration plant at SRS, the same funding level for the MOX facility in 2015. The plant is intended to convert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-02/budget-proposal-mox-faci
Savannah River Site contractor docked a quarter of its fiscal 2014 performance fee

...overruns for a new waste processing facility.According to a memo from the U.S. Energy Department and National Nuclear Security Administration, SRNS was eligible for $21.12 million and was awarded $16.02 million. The fee was based on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/savannah-river-site-contracto
Union of Concerned Scientists calls for closing down MOX facility at Savannah River Site

...plutonium disposition," Lyman said in a phone interview.The MOX program, which is managed by the National Nuclear Security Administration, has been scrutinized by government agencies and independent groups for massive cost overruns and schedule...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-14/union-concerned-scientis
Federal report on mismanaged projects makes example of MOX facility at Savannah River Site

...according to the report.About $4 billion has been spent on the project, which is managed by the National Nuclear Security Administration, a semi-autonomous branch of the Energy Department. The final cost is estimated between $8 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-12/federal-report-mismanaged-pr
Tritium facility at Savannah River Site wins sustainability award

Savannah River Site's tritium administration building won the first sustainability award from the National Nuclear Security Administration.The 11,500-square foot facility met requirements for energy, water and waste reduction in addition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-28/tritium-facility-savannah-riv
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz to visit Savannah River Site

...Center.S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley, Sen. Lindsey Graham and Undersecretary for Nuclear Security and National Nuclear Security Administration administrator Frank Klotz also are scheduled to visit the Department of Energy site.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-24/us-energy-secretary-ernest-m
U.S. Senate appropriators recommend $400 million for MOX plant at Savannah River Site

...alternative for disposing of plutonium than the MOX facility but that the program, which is managed by the National Nuclear Security Administration, needs a thorough review."We're going to get the contractors and (U.S. Depart ment of Energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-17/us-senate-appropriators-
MOX facility at Savannah River Site could get funding for construction

...Armed Services Committee last week increased funding for the plant by $145 million and directed the National Nuclear Security Administration, a semi-autonomous branch of the U.S. Energy Department which manages the MOX project, to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/mox-facility-savannah-river-s
Messing up MOX

...supposedly puts that figure at $30 billion.The study exists, says the U.S. Department of Energy. The National Nuclear Security Administration and even the White House says so, too.OK ? so where is it?Few people apparently have seen it. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-09/messing-mox
Savannah River Sites's MOX plant cost estimates challenged

...Bruce Held, interim administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration, which manages the project, also stood...committed to completing construction." The National Nuclear Security Administration has not issued orders to stop construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/savannah-river-sitess-mox-pla