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Work progresses on safety concerns at empty Savannah River Site building

...October, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions project manager Dewitt Beeler said at a meeting Tuesday of the Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board.In 2012, federal safety officials singled out safety issues in the building, which has residual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/work-progresses-safety-conce
Savannah River Site oversight board calls for broader scope in German waste assessment

...long-term nuclear waste storage on citizens of Aiken and surrounding communities, according to the Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board.Scientists at Savannah River National Laboratory have developed technology to dispose of highly-enriched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-14/savannah-river-site-oversigh
Don't dump this on us

...waste by reclassifying commercial units as "research" reactors to make the material legal for export. The SRS Citizens Advisory Board already has voiced opposition to bringing spent commercial fuel to the site.But politics and semantics aside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-06/dont-dump-us
Savannah River Site takes another step for potential German waste shipments

...think public and government entities will be lined up against this, mainly the state of South Carolina and the SRS Citizens Advisory Board," he said. "SRS doesn't need any more additional waste. The site is already under great strain to manage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-29/savannah-river-site-takes-an
Savannah River Site safety lapses spike, according to federal report

...verify adequacy of the corrective actions after closure," he said.Marolyn Parson, the chairwoman of the SRS Citizens Advisory Board, said she was surprised by the reported number of safety incidents, adding that the site has a strong safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-13/savannah-river-site-safety-l
Savannah River Site waste shipments waiting for New Mexico repository to reopen

...transuranic) waste program. We are very, very close," DOE official Sandra Waisley said Tuesday at a meeting of the SRS Citizen Advisory Board.The DOE's fiscal year 2015 budget request includes funding to complete shipments of transuranic waste, Waisley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-25/savannah-river-site-waste-shi
Savannah River Site advisory board recommends environmental monitoring in Georgia

...monitor radiation levels in Georgia counties near Savannah River Site continued to divide stakeholders Monday.The SRS Citizen Advisory Board approved a recommendation urging the DOE to fund an environmental monitoring program in Georgia no later than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-27/savannah-river-site-advisory-
Environmental group opposes nuclear waste shipments to SRS

...when making a decision, Maxted said at a Tuesday meeting of the nuclear materials committee of the Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board.On Thursday, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will discuss Canadian waste imports to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-10/environmental-group-opposes-n
SRS becoming favored site for elite military training

...are tailoring these exercises to what we have here at SRS," Butler said Tuesday during a presentation to an SRS Citizens Advisory Board committee.Since January 2012, the site has played host for more than a dozen exercises involving Marine Corps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-13/srs-becoming-favored-site-eli
Supporters, opponents of MOX facility speak out at hearing

...spiraling out of control, Clements said.Supporters of the MOX program included Donald Bridges, a member of the SRS Citizens Advisory Board who ? speaking as a private citizen ? said he supported using the H Canyon facility at SRS to move the project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-04/supporters-opponents-mox-faci