Pacific Northwest National Laboratory | June 2010 Aerial View

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) conducts research for national security missions, nuclear materials stewardship, non-proliferation missions, the nuclear fuel life cycle, energy production. PNNL is engaged in expanding the beneficial use of nuclear materials such as nuclear process engineering, radiomaterials characterization, separation and processing. PNNL also supports the Hanford Site cleanup and river corridor protection missions.

Enforcement

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Consent Order, Battelle Memorial Institute – WCO-2014-01
November 12, 2014
Worker Safety and Health Enforcement Consent Order issued to Battelle Memorial Institute for deficiencies associated with the Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program at DOE’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
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Enforcement Letter, Battelle Memorial Institute - May 20, 2010
May 20, 2010
Issued to Battelle Memorial Institute related to an Unintentional Firearm Discharge at the Volpentest HAMMER Training and Education Center at the Hanford Site
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Preliminary Notice of Violation, Battelle Memorial Institute - EA-2007-07
January 8, 2008
Issued to Battelle Memorial Institute related to Radiological Events and the Independent Assessment Program at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Enforcement Letter, Battelle Memorial Institute - May 5, 2004
May 5, 2004
Issued to Battelle Memorial Institute related to Radiological Work Practices at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Safety Oversight Reports

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Pressure Safety Assessment at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory – February 2020
March 3, 2020
Pressure Safety Assessment at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Conduct of Engineering Assessment at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory – May 2019
May 21, 2019
Conduct of Engineering Assessment at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Enterprise Assessments Targeted Review of the Safety-Significant Systems at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Radiochemical Processing Laboratory – July 2015
August 4, 2015
Targeted Review of the Safety-Significant Systems at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Radiochemical Processing Laboratory
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Independent Oversight Activity Report, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory – January 2014
February 27, 2014
PNNL Corrective Actions from the Independent Oversight Review of the Office of Science Assessment of the PNNL Radiochemical Processing Laboratory Criticality Alarm System (report dated October 2012) [HIAR-PNNL-2014-01-10]
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Security and Cybersecurity Oversight Reports

Office of Enterprise Assessment Safeguards and Security Assessment at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, December 16, 2019 (OUO)

Technical Assessment of the Cyber Security Program at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, November 2017 (OUO)

Independent Assessment of the Cyber Security Program at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, December 2016 (OUO)

(U) Results of Limited-Notice Performance Tests at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Conducted on March 29, 2016 [April 25, 2016] (OUO)

Review of the Classified Cyber Security Program at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory – January 2011 (OUO)

(U) Independent Oversight Inspection of Classification and Information Control Programs at the Office of Science Pacific Northwest Site Office and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, June 2009 (Classified)

(U) Independent Oversight Inspection of Classification and Information Control Programs at the Office of Science Pacific Northwest Site Office and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, November 2006 (Classified)

Independent Oversight Safeguards and Security Inspection of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, July 2003 (OUO)

(U) Independent Oversight Inspection of Safeguards and Security at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, September 5, 2001 (Classified)

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