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December 5, 2019
Nic Argibay and Rafael Gonzalez of Sandia National Laboratories were honored by the Great Minds in STEM.
National Hispanic science and engineering organization honors two Sandia researchers
Two Sandia National Laboratory scientists earned awards for their work in STEM fields.
December 3, 2019
NNSA representatives observe exercise activities at a local hospital in Shimane, Japan.
NNSA participates in Japan Nuclear Energy Disaster Prevention Drill
NNSA joined U.S. experts and those from seven other countries to observe and participate in a Nuclear Energy Disaster Prevention Drill in Japan
November 27, 2019
Emily Jackson and James Butler from NNSA’s Remote Sensing Laboratory adjust SPARCS equipment in Thailand.
NNSA provides radiological incident response equipment and training to emergency response experts in Thailand
NNSA provided a Thai ministry with Emergency Preparedness and Response training and equipment.
November 27, 2019
Travis Wilson, a nuclear criticality safety engineer at Y-12 National Security Complex, received the Best Technical Paper for an Early Career Nuclear Criticality Safety Professional at the International Conference on Nuclear Criticality Safety in Paris.
Y-12 safety engineer wins award for best technical paper at international conference
Y-12 engineer awarded for Best Technical Paper for Early Career Nuclear Criticality Safety Professional at conference in Paris.
November 26, 2019
2018 Presidential Rank Award Winners Nicole Nelson-Jean and Ed Herrington
Two NNSA leaders receive 2019 Presidential Rank Awards
Two NNSA leaders have received the 2019 Presidential Rank Award for demonstrating exceptional service and extraordinary accomplishments.
November 22, 2019
Representatives from more than 30 countries came together in Tokyo to discuss the safety and security of radioactive material in transit.
NNSA joins partner countries for first-ever international symposium on securely transporting nuclear and radioactive materials
U.S. representatives journeyed to Tokyo to participate in the first International Transportation Security Symposium.
November 15, 2019
Jay Tilden, NNSA’s Associate Administrator and Deputy Under Secretary for Counterterrorism and Counterproliferation, served as keynote speaker at the Department of Energy’s Veterans Day Commemorative Program.
DOE Veterans Day celebration focuses on ‘service’
The DOE's Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 13 focused on the continued service provided by the military veterans who work at the Department.
November 14, 2019
KCNSC has hired more than 65 employees from the Kansas City Harley Davidson motorcycle plant that closed in May.
When one door closes, another opens: KCNSC welcomes former Harley Davidson employees
The contractor that runs Kansas City National Security Campus hired more than 65 former Harley Davidson employees after the company closed its plant.
November 7, 2019
A collage showing people doing jobs within NNSA.
A big thank you to the vets who have defended our freedom and chosen to work for NNSA
Veterans Day honors those who have defended our freedom. We're grateful when they choose to join NNSA.
October 18, 2019
Members of the Bilateral Commission on Civil Nuclear Cooperation met in Orlando to discuss U.S.-Japanese collaboration on nuclear incident preparedness and response.
U.S., Japan advance emergency preparedness at working group
Members of the Bilateral Commission on Civil Nuclear Cooperation met to discuss U.S.-Japanese collaboration on nuclear incident preparedness.
October 10, 2019
The NNSA/DOE liaison in the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo and Shinjiro Takeda, with Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry.
DOE’s representative in Japan discusses his successes in energy and nuclear security there
Ross Matzkin-Bridger works hard to advance the interests and objectives of DOE and NNSA in Japan as an attache in the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo.
October 1, 2019
Clifford Nunn was named the recipient of the NNSA Office of the General Counsel Legal Excellence Award at a ceremony in September.
NNSA recognizes counsel in Naval Reactors Lab Field Office with Legal Excellence Award
Clifford Nunn was named the recipient of the NNSA Office of the General Counsel Legal Excellence Award at a ceremony in September.
September 30, 2019
NNSA partnered with NATO to complete its first-ever Maritime Pilot course. Here, a maritime search team moves to the training vessels during the capstone exercise of the training program.
NNSA partners with NATO on first-ever maritime pilot course
NNSA partnered with NATO to complete its first-ever Maritime Pilot course.
September 24, 2019
IF/THEN logo from AAAS.
NNSA National Lab employees chosen as STEM ambassadors
Two NNSA lab employees chosen by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as role models for girls
September 4, 2019
The meeting was led by NNSA Associate Principal Deputy Administrator David Huizenga, right, and Ambassador Koji Kano of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.
U.S., Japan strengthen nuclear security ties through working group
The U.S.-Japan Nuclear Security Working Group convened for its 10th meeting in Livermore, California.
September 4, 2019
Peruvian National Police personnel performing sweeps of a venue with pagers and backpack radiation detectors
NNSA partners with Peru to keep 2019 Pan American Games safe
NNSA quietly furnished preventive radiological and nuclear detection assistance worthy of a gold medal.
August 29, 2019
The Thailand Institute for Nuclear Technology Staff meet with instructors to prepare for a demonstration drill at the ASEANTOM training event.
NNSA holds nuclear security training workshop with ASEAN members
NNSA held an training workshop in Thailand with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ Network of Regulatory Bodies on Atomic Energy.
August 28, 2019
NNSA Associate Administrator and Deputy Under Secretary for Counterterrorism and Counterproliferation Jay Tilden cuts the ribbon for the renovated RAP 1 facility at Brookhaven National Laboratory in Brookhaven, New York.
New Radiological Assistance Program Center of Excellence is ready
A renovation project at Brookhaven National Laboratory makes the RAP Region 1 team better equipped for radiological incident in the Northeast.
August 27, 2019
Containers with consolidated sources on long-term, secure storage pad at Mangystau Atomic Energy Complex-Kazatomprom.
NNSA and the Netherlands help Kazakhstan improve radioactive source management
NNSA partnered with the Netherlands to complete two major radioactive source management projects in Kazakhstan.
August 23, 2019
Dr. Charles Verdon delivering the keynote address at the Third Annual Cost Estimating Community of Practice Symposium at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in August.
NNSA cost estimating professionals seek continuous improvement
Nearly 200 cost-estimating professionals from NNSA and elsewhere gathered for presentations and training at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
August 9, 2019
Dr. Charles Verdon, NNSA’s Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs, presents Dr. Kathi Alexander with the NNSA gold seal for her exceptional service for more than 30 years.
NNSA employee salute: Thank you for your service
NNSA thanks longtime workers and retiring individuals for their service.
August 5, 2019
Recruiters from NNSA and its labs, plants, and sites will be at Nuclear Security Enterprise Days on college campuses nationwide.
Nuclear Security Enterprise Days are coming to colleges around the country
NNSA will host several more recruiting events at colleges and universities across the country this fall.
July 30, 2019
David Hoagland, NNSA’s Acting Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of Counterterrorism and Counterproliferation, discussed NNSA’s role in Federal CBRN response efforts.
NNSA joins interagency partners to celebrate 10 years of FEMA CBRN
The office marked a decade of interagency partnership, technological development, and community outreach.
July 24, 2019
Seal of the president of the United States
11 NNSA employees receive highest honor for early career scientists and engineers
ising stars of nuclear security have been singled out for their excellence and named recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award.
July 19, 2019
David Alexander, post graduate researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory
NNSA student opportunities help launch career for rising star
The Nuclear Security Enterprise affords ample opportunity to tackle interesting challenges while contributing to national security.