October 18, 2021

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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.

October 14, 2021

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Radioactive gases are key to detecting nuclear testing: NNSA and DOE strengthen security through sophisticated sensing

DOE and NNSA experts play a significant part in maintaining and improving the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization's International Monitoring System.

October 12, 2021

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NNSA partners with U.S. Departments of Commerce and State, Singapore, and Japan to organize record-breaking seminar on effective and efficient strategic trade controls

Last month, several governments and U.S. federal agencies came together in Singapore to discuss strategic trade controls best practices and highlight updates to export control laws and regulations across the region.

October 6, 2021

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NNSA Administrator celebrates role of women in nuclear security at IAEA General Conference

NNSA Administrator Jill Hruby joined women from around the world at a virtual event during the IAEA General Conference last month on the challenges facing women in the fields of nuclear and radiological security and the contributions they have made.

October 5, 2021

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KCNSC recognized for water quality and safety programs

The Industrial Wastewater Pretreatment Facility team at KCNSC recently won two awards for quality and safety from the Missouri Water Environmental Association. The city of Kansas City, Missouri nominated KCNSC for this honor.

September 30, 2021

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Lighting the way to modernization and strengthened security: Completion of electrical projects at Y-12 advances NNSA’s critical enriched uranium production mission

NNSA's Office of Safety, Infrastructure, and Operations took a significant step in advancing the Nation’s Enriched Uranium Strategy with its completion of the Nuclear Facilities Electrical Modernization (NFEM) portfolio.

September 22, 2021

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New building at Lawrence Livermore to strengthen national security by reducing weapon component design and build times

NNSA is all about security and efficiency, and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has a brand-new building to deliver just that.

September 10, 2021

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Powering the Nuclear Security Enterprise one project at a time

Two recent projects, the 234-H Main Side Diesel Generator Replacement Project, and the Device Assembly Facility Standby Power Replacement Project, are helping two NNSA sites complete their missions

September 9, 2021

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NNSA pledges $1 million to fund the peaceful use of nuclear technology to fight plastic pollution, enhance radiological security

NNSA will contribute $1 million to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s effort to combat plastic pollution with nuclear technology, Principal Deputy Administrator Frank Rose announced during a virtual roundtable last month.

September 2, 2021

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RadSecure 100: How NNSA enhances radiological security across the Nation

RadSecure 100, a new initiative from NNSA’s Office of Radiological Security (ORS), aims to remove radioactive material from facilities where it can and improve security at the remaining facilities. It is focused on 100 metropolitan areas across the Nation