April 2013

OE-1 2013-01: Improving Department of Energy Capabilities for Mitigating Beyond Design Basis Events

The purpose of this Operating Experience (OE) document is to (1) provide results from U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), including the National Nuclear Security Administration, initiatives related to beyond design basis events (BDBEs), and (2) provide direction for enhancing capabilities for mitigating BDBEs at DOE sites.