May 16, 2022

NNSA cancels Y-12, Pantex contract award, to hold new competitions for separate site management contracts

NNSA announced today that it is canceling its November 2020 contract solicitation for management and operation of the Pantex Plant and Y-12 National Security Complex and terminating the contract award announced in November 2021 for the two sites.

May 12, 2022

NNSA, working with federal, state, and local partners, to hold major radiological incident exercise in Austin May 16-20

More than 30 local, state, and federal agencies will hold a major radiological incident exercise in Austin, Texas, during the week of May 16-20. The Cobalt Magnet 22 exercise will be led by NNSA.

May 9, 2022

NNSA launches infrastructure initiative in support of climate adaptation, energy resilience, and the mission

NNSA is establishing an Energy Resilient Infrastructure and Climate Adaptation initiative to help meet legislative, Executive Order, and DOE/NNSA climate adaptation, resilience, and sustainability requirements through mission related improvements.

April 25, 2022

NNSA announces exercise of terms for Sandia National Laboratories management and operating contract

The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration announced today it has exercised Option Term 1 through 5 of National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia’s management and operating contract for Sandia National Laboratories.

April 19, 2022

Ribbon cutting held for NNSA’s John A. Gordon Albuquerque Complex

NNSA held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday to celebrate the opening of the new John A. Gordon Albuquerque Complex in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

April 18, 2022

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory creates over $8 billion of economic impact through technology transfer

External report details over 20 years of cooperative and license agreements

April 11, 2022

Dr. Marvin L. Adams sworn in as Deputy Administrator for NNSA’s Office of Defense Programs

Dr. Marvin L. Adams was sworn in today as the Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs of the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration.

April 11, 2022

NNSA to conduct aerial radiation assessment survey over Boston April 13-18

NNSA will conduct low-altitude helicopter flights over the Boston Marathon route Wednesday, April 13, through Monday, April 18 in preparation for the race and the events related to it.

April 1, 2022

National Nuclear Security Administration breaks ground on security project

The National Nuclear Security Administration this week held the groundbreaking of the multiyear Security Infrastructure Revitalization Program at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Tennessee.

March 31, 2022

NNSA’s Uranium Processing Facility Project Achieves Key Construction Milestone

The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration’s Uranium Processing Facility Project has reached a significant milestone with all buildings being fully enclosed, or “in the dry.”