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February 20, 2019
A chemist operates a remote manipulator arm in a radiation-shielded cell
Department of Energy to Negotiate Cooperative Agreements on the Production of Molybdenum-99 with Four U.S. Companies
Mo-99 is such a critical tool in healthcare. Doctors count on it every day - Secretary Rick Perry
February 14, 2019
NNSA project to advance stockpile stewardship reaches key milestone
New diagnostic capability will expand possibilities for study of plutonium
February 5, 2019
NNSA launches enterprise recruitment initiative with its contractor partners at job fair in National Capital Region
Throngs of job seekers braved frigid temperatures in Arlington, Virginia, Jan. 31 for a chance to work in the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
January 31, 2019
Energy Department Statement on Plutonium Shipments to Nevada
Plutonium shipments to the Nevada National Security Site were undertaken to comply with an order issued by the U.S. District Court in South Carolina.
January 25, 2019
NNSA to conduct aerial radiation assessment survey over Atlanta prior to Super Bowl LIII
NNSA will conduct low-altitude helicopter flights over downtown Atlanta and areas in and around Buckhead Jan. 28-29 and Feb. 3, Super Bowl Sunday.
January 23, 2019
DOE AND NNSA Celebrate W76-1 Life Extension Program
Two decades of collaboration leads to successfully extending the life of the W76 warhead for the U.S. Navy under budget and ahead of schedule.
January 17, 2019
NNSA grants $50 million to university consortia supporting nonproliferation research and development
NNSA announced grants totaling $50 million to two university consortia as part of a nonproliferation research and development effort.
December 28, 2018
NNSA to conduct aerial radiation assessment survey over Las Vegas Strip
NNSA will conduct low-altitude helicopter flights over the Las Vegas Strip and its surrounding areas Dec. 29 and 31.
December 19, 2018
NNSA Continues Source Physics Experiment Series in Nevada
NNSA today completed the second underground, chemical explosion in the second phase of the Source Physics Experiment.
December 7, 2018
NNSA Removes All Highly Enriched Uranium from Nigeria
Working with NNSA, Nigeria, China, and the International Atomic Energy Agency repatriated more than one kilogram of highly enriched uranium.
November 20, 2018
NNSA and DOE award nearly $14 million in research grants to explore extreme states of matter
The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) and DOE’s Office of Science have awarded 26 research grants.
November 19, 2018
Department of Energy Announces 32 R&D 100 Award Winners
DOE’s national laboratories have received more than 800 R&D 100 awards since the annual competition began in 1962.
November 1, 2018
NNSA’s Annual Reports on Stockpile Stewardship, Nuclear Nonproliferation Delivered to Congress
NNSA releases Stockpile Stewardship and Nuclear Nonproliferation reports.
October 15, 2018
NNSA awards new cooperative agreements to advance nuclear stockpile science
NNSA has designated four new Centers of Excellence at universities across the nation as part of the Stewardship Science Academic Alliances Program.
October 9, 2018
Dr. Charles P. Verdon sworn in as Deputy Administrator for NNSA’s Office of Defense Programs
Dr. Charles P. Verdon was sworn in as the Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs at NNSA.
September 28, 2018
B61-12 Life Extension Program Successfully Completes Final Design Review
NNSA has successfully completed a Final Design Review for the B61-12 Life Extension.
August 29, 2018
Secretary Perry presents the honor awards
Secretary Perry Hosts DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards Ceremony
Secretary Perry recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond in fulfilling DOE’s mission.
August 23, 2018
NNSA, TVA Announce Interagency Agreement for Down-Blending Highly Enriched Uranium
NNSA and Tennessee Valley Authority to enter interagency agreement to down-blend highly enriched uranium in support of national security mission.
July 27, 2018
OST graduates largest group of federal agents in eight years
NNSA's Office of Secure Transportation welcomed 24 federal agents at a graduation ceremony upon completion of Nuclear Materials Courier training.
July 20, 2018
NNSA begins second phase of Source Physics Experiment in Nevada
NNSA completed the first underground, chemical explosion in the second phase of the Source Physics Experiment to detect underground nuclear explosions
July 13, 2018
Naval Reactors awards Naval Nuclear Laboratory contracts to Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC
Naval Reactors announced the selection of Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC as the new contractor for the Naval Nuclear Laboratory.
July 5, 2018
NNSA awards $10 million cooperative agreement to Texas A&M University
NNSA has designated a new Center of Excellence to be led by Texas A&M University in the area of Low Energy Nuclear Science.
July 2, 2018
NNSA breaks ground on Albuquerque Complex Project
NNSA broke ground today on a state-of-the-art facility for its workforce in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
June 29, 2018
NNSA, Air Force complete successful end-to-end B61-12 Life Extension Program flight tests at Tonopah Test Range
NNSA and the U.S. Air Force completed two non-nuclear system qualification flight tests of the B61-12 gravity bomb on June 9 at Tonopah Test Range.