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Fuel, Waste, and Decommissioning (FWD) Consensus Committee

The FWD Consensus Committee is responsible for the preparation and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards for the design, operation, maintenance, operator selection and training, quality requirements of new and used fuel transport, storage and related handling facilities; including high level/TRU, greater-than-Class C, low level, and mixed waste processing and facilities, and for the decommissioning of commercial, educational, research and government facilities. The ANS Standards Committee Procedures Manual for Consensus Committees shall be used to guide the activities of this consensus committee.

The FWD oversees the following 3 subcommittees:

  • Decommissioning (Commercial & Research Facilities)
  • High Level, GTCC, Low Level, & Mixed Waste
  • New and Used Fuel (Design Only)

FWD Membership Roster

Donald R. Eggett (Chair), AMEC AES, Inc.
Sheila A. Lott (Vice Chair), Los Alamos National Laboratory
Timothy Ake, AREVA Federal Services, LLC
Sven O. Bader, AREVA Federal Services, LLC
Jeffery R. Brault, Individual
Harry D. Felsher, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Anoop Kota, NAC International
Donald Lewis, Chicago Bridge & Iron
Coleman C. Miller, Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Mitchell Sanders, Westinghouse Electric Company
Steve W. Schlithelm, B&W mPower, Inc.
Donald J. Spellman, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Maryanne E. Stasko, Duke Energy

FWD Documents


Last updated February 5, 2015, 1:53pm CST

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