February 9, 2023
NNSA approves start of construction for plutonium pit production subproject at Los Alamos National Laboratory
DOE/NNSA reached an important milestone on the Los Alamos Plutonium Pit Production Project (LAP4), approving Critical Decision-2/3 – Approve Performance Baseline/Approve Start of Construction – for the 30 Base Equipment Installation subproject.
August 19, 2022
Comments Invited on Notice of Intent to Prepare a New Los Alamos National Laboratory Site-Wide Environmental Impact Statement
NNSA published a Notice of Intent (NOI) today to prepare a new Site-wide Environmental Impact Statement for Continued Operation of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL SWEIS).
June 1, 2022
Flip the Switch!
NNSA powers up new electrical supply at Los Alamos National Laboratory
February 10, 2022
NNSA releases annual performance reviews of management and operations contractors
NNSA announced the FY 2021 results of the performance of its Managing and Operating (M&O) contractors in meeting NNSA’s performance expectations.
January 14, 2022
NNSA makes new progress on Los Alamos Plutonium Pit Production Project
NNSA has reached a pivotal milestone on the Los Alamos Pit Production Project, approving the start of construction of the Decontamination and Decommissioning Subproject.
November 2, 2021
A diverse workforce is paramount to NNSA’s success
As a growing number of women and minorities pursue careers in STEM, NNSA along with its labs, plants, and sites is actively expanding its outreach to recruit, mentor, and support a growing pool of talent to lead the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
October 18, 2021
Parents of NNSA Los Alamos Field Office Deputy Manager taught her the value of hard work – a lesson she applies every day
Erika Baeza-Wisdom, Deputy Manager of NNSA’s Los Alamos Field Office, has spent a lifetime breaking down barriers and disproving cultural and gender stereotypes.
September 23, 2021
NNSA awards $7 million to minority-serving institutions in New Mexico and South Carolina to support plutonium pit production
NNSA awarded $7 million for workforce development and training supporting plutonium pit production to minority-serving educational institutions in New Mexico and South Carolina.
August 12, 2021
Even virtually, DOE and NNSA show strong support at conference discussing international nuclear explosion monitoring and verification
Science and Technology Conferences, hosted every other year by the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO PrepCom), are a way for hundreds of scientists, technologists, academics, diplomats to get together
August 2, 2021
Frank A. Rose sworn in as Principal Deputy Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy
Frank A. Rose was sworn in by U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm on Monday as Principal Deputy Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy.