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Members focus on the dissemination of knowledge and information in the area of power reactors with particular application to the production of electric power and process heat. The division sponsors meetings on the coverage of applied nuclear science and engineering as related to power plants, non-power reactors, and other nuclear facilities. It encourages and assists with the dissemination of knowledge pertinent to the safe and efficient operation of nuclear facilities through professional staff development, information exchange, and supporting the generation of viable solutions to current issues.
2021 ANS Virtual Annual Meeting
June 14–16, 2021
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$163 million contract awarded for WIPP ventilation system
Nuclear Waste Partnership (NWP), the management and operations contractor for the Department of Energy’s Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southeastern New Mexico, announced that it has awarded a subcontract valued at approximately $163 million to The Industrial Company (TIC) to complete the construction of the transuranic waste repository’s Safety Significant Confinement Ventilation System (SSCVS).
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Panel|Session Chair: Jeffrey C. King
Monday, June 14, 2021|12:00–1:45PM (1:00–2:45PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: W. Neal Mann
Monday, June 14, 2021|2:15–4:00PM (3:15–5:00PM EDT)
Panel|Cosponsored by ETWDD|Session Chair: Andrew Smith
Tuesday, June 15, 2021|1:15–3:00PM (2:15–4:00PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Steven Lynch
Tuesday, June 15, 2021|3:30–5:15PM (4:30–6:15PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Steven P. Nesbit
Wednesday, June 16, 2021|11:00AM–12:45PM (12:00–1:45PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Shirly Rodriguez
Wednesday, June 16, 2021|1:15–3:00PM (2:15–4:00PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Charles W. Hess
Wednesday, June 16, 2021|3:30–5:15PM (4:30–6:15PM EDT)