Notice of Availability of Uranium Enrichment Fuel Cycle Facility Inspection Reports Regarding Louisiana Energy Services, National Enrichment Facility, Eunice, NM Prior to the Commencement of Operations, 44817-44818 [2010-18659]

Download as PDF 44817 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 145 / Thursday, July 29, 2010 / Notices or contact information, the NRC cautions you against including any information in your submission that you do not want to be publicly disclosed. Comments submitted should reference Docket No. NRC–2010–0261. You may submit your comments by any of the following methods. Electronic comments: Go to http:// www.regulations.gov and search for Docket No. NRC–2010–0261. Mail comments to NRC Clearance Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T–5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001. Questions about the information collection requirements may be directed to the NRC Clearance Officer, Tremaine Donnell (T–5 F53), U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555–0001, by telephone at 301–415–6258, or by e-mail to INFOCOLLECTS.Resource@NRC.GOV. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 22nd day of July 2010. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Tremaine Donnell, NRC Clearance Officer, Office of Information Services. [FR Doc. 2010–18658 Filed 7–28–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. 70–3103; NRC–2010–0264] Notice of Availability of Uranium Enrichment Fuel Cycle Facility Inspection Reports Regarding Louisiana Energy Services, National Enrichment Facility, Eunice, NM Prior to the Commencement of Operations Nuclear Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of availability. AGENCY: Ty Naquin, Project Manager, Uranium Enrichment Branch, Division of Fuel Cycle Safety and Safeguards, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Rockville, MD 20852. Telephone: (301) 492–3187; Fax Number: (301) 492–3359; E-mail: Tyrone.Naquin@nrc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: I. Introduction The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff has conducted inspections of the Louisiana Energy Services (LES), LLC, National Enrichment Facility in Eunice, New Mexico, and has verified that cascade number 1 of the facility has been constructed in accordance with the requirements of the approved license. The NRC staff has prepared inspection reports documenting its findings in accordance with the requirements of the NRC Inspection Manual. As a result of these inspections, on June 10, 2010, the Commission authorized the licensee to start operations of cascade number 1. The publication of this Notice satisfies the requirements of 10 CFR 70.32(k) and section 193(c) of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended. The introduction of uranium hexafluoride into any module of the National Enrichment Facility is not permitted until the Commission completes an operational readiness and management measures verification review to verify that management measures that ensure compliance with the performance requirements of 10 CFR 70.61 have been implemented and confirms that the facility has been constructed in accordance with the license and will be operated safely. This notice addresses the licensee’s readiness for its first phase of plant operation. Subsequent operational readiness and management measures verification reviews will continue throughout the various phases of plant construction and, upon completion of these subsequent phases, additional notices will be posted to verify that the phase in question has been constructed in accordance with the license and to acknowledge licensee readiness for operations. As additional cascades are made available for inspection, the Commission will determine whether they are authorized for use. Any cascade authorizations will be discussed in the additional notices. II. Further Information Documents related to this action are available electronically at the NRC’s Electronic Reading Room at http:// www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. From this site, you can access the NRC’s Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS), which provides text and image files of NRC’s public documents. The ADAMS accession numbers for the documents related to this Notice are: WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Inspection report Nos. 70–3103/2006–001 70–3103/2007–001 70–3103/2007–002 70–3103/2007–003 70–3103/2007–004 70–3103/2008–001 70–3103/2008–002 70–3103/2008–003 70–3103/2008–004 70–3103/2008–005 70–3103/2008–006 70–3103/2009–001 70–3103/2009–002 70–3103/2009–003 70–3103/2009–004 70–3103/2009–006 70–3103/2009–007 70–3103/2009–008 70–3103/2010–005 70–3103/2010–006 70–3103/2010–007 VerDate Mar<15>2010 Date .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. 12:45 Jul 28, 2010 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\29JYN1.SGM 29JYN1 01–19–2007 05–24–2007 08–16–2007 11–02–2007 03–07–2008 04–24–2008 07–10–2008 10–30–2008 12–19–2008 03–02–2009 03–20–2009 03–26–2009 06–30–2009 09–30–2009 12–21–2009 10–14–2009 01–27–2010 03–18–2010 03–26–2010 05–03–2010 03–31–2010 ADAMS accession No. ML070190661 ML071440430 ML072280647 ML073060571 ML080670475 ML081160345 ML081930118 ML083040618 ML083540709 ML090610203 ML090790642 ML090850669 ML091770643 ML092730612 ML093511013 ML092820188 ML100271177 ML100770218 ML100850424 ML101230475 ML100900329 44818 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 145 / Thursday, July 29, 2010 / Notices Inspection report Nos. 70–3103/2010–008 70–3103/2010–009 70–3103/2010–010 70–3103/2010–202 .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. .................................................................................................................................................. Several inspections of the Information Security Program were completed. These inspections included reviews of how classified matter is protected at the facility as well as reviews of classified computer networks. These inspection reports have not been listed in this Notice because they are not available publicly. If you do not have access to ADAMS or if there are problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS, contact the NRC Public Document Room Reference staff at 1–800–397–4209, 301–415–4737 or by email to pdr.resource@nrc.gov. These documents may also be viewed electronically on the public computers located at the NRC’s Public Document Room (PDR), O 1 F21, One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852. The PDR reproduction contractor will copy documents for a fee. Dated at Rockville, MD, this 13th day of July 2010. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Brian W. Smith, Chief, Uranium Enrichment Branch, Division of Fuel Cycle Safety and Safeguards, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards. [FR Doc. 2010–18659 Filed 7–28–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS); Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on ESBWR The ACRS Subcommittee on ESBWR will hold a meeting on August 16–17, 2010, Room T–2B1, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance, with the exception of a portion that may be closed to protect information that is proprietary to General Electric—Hitachi Nuclear Americas, LLC (GEH) and its contractors pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(4). The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: VerDate Mar<15>2010 Date 12:45 Jul 28, 2010 Jkt 220001 Monday, August 16, 2010 and Tuesday, August 17, 2010—8:30 a.m. Until 5:30 p.m. The Subcommittee will discuss Chapters 2, 10, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 20, and 21 of the final Safety Evaluation Report associated with the ESBWR design. In addition, the Subcommittee will discuss the staff’s evaluations of licensing technical reports NEDC– 33373P, ‘‘Dynamic, Load-Drop and Thermal-Hydraulic Analysis for ESBWR Fuel Racks,’’ NEDC–33374P, ‘‘Safety Analysis Report for Fuel Storage Racks Criticality Analysis for ESBWR Plants,’’ NEDE–33083P, ‘‘TRACG Application for ESBWR,’’ NEDE–33083P, Supplement 1, ‘‘TRACG Application for ESBWR Stability Analysis,’’ NEDE–33083P, Supplement 2, ‘‘TRACG Application for ESBWR Anticipated Transient Without Scram Analyses,’’ and NEDE–33083P, Supplement 3, ‘‘TRACG Application for ESBWR Transient Analysis.’’ The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, GEH, and other interested persons regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather information, analyze relevant issues and facts, and formulate proposed positions and actions, as appropriate, for deliberation by the Full Committee. Members of the public desiring to provide oral statements and/or written comments should notify the Designated Federal Official (DFO), Christopher Brown (Telephone 301–415–7111 or E-mail Christopher.Brown@nrc.gov) five days prior to the meeting, if possible, so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Thirty-five hard copies of each presentation or handout should be provided to the DFO thirty minutes before the meeting. In addition, one electronic copy of each presentation should be emailed to the DFO one day before the meeting. If an electronic copy cannot be provided within this timeframe, presenters should provide the DFO with a CD containing each presentation at least thirty minutes before the meeting. Electronic recordings will be permitted only during those portions of the meeting that are open to the public. Detailed procedures for the conduct of and participation in ACRS meetings were PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 04–27–2010 05–07–2010 06–04–2010 06–04–2010 ADAMS accession No. ML101170813 ML101300087 ML101480080 ML101480060 published in the Federal Register on October 14, 2009, (74 FR 58268–58269). Detailed meeting agendas and meeting transcripts are available on the NRC Web site at http://www.nrc.gov/readingrm/doc-collections/acrs. Information regarding topics to be discussed, changes to the agenda, whether the meeting has been canceled or rescheduled, and the time allotted to present oral statements can be obtained from the Web site cited above or by contacting the identified DFO. Moreover, in view of the possibility that the schedule for ACRS meetings may be adjusted by the Chairman as necessary to facilitate the conduct of the meeting, persons planning to attend should check with these references if such rescheduling would result in a major inconvenience. Dated: July 22, 2010. Cayetano Santos, Chief, Reactor Safety Branch A, Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards. [FR Doc. 2010–18653 Filed 7–28–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS): Meeting of the ACRS Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal The ACRS Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal will hold a meeting on August 18, 2010, Room T–2B1, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland. The entire meeting will be open to public attendance. The agenda for the subject meeting shall be as follows: Wednesday, August 18, 2010—8:30 a.m. Until 12:30 p.m. The Subcommittee will discuss the Kewaunee Power Station License Renewal Application and the associated Safety Evaluation Report (SER) with open items prepared by the staff. The Subcommittee will hear presentations by and hold discussions with representatives of the NRC staff, Dominion Energy Kewaunee, and other interested persons regarding this matter. The Subcommittee will gather information, analyze relevant issues and E:\FR\FM\29JYN1.SGM 29JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 145 (Thursday, July 29, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44817-44818]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-18659]


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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

[Docket No. 70-3103; NRC-2010-0264]


Notice of Availability of Uranium Enrichment Fuel Cycle Facility 
Inspection Reports Regarding Louisiana Energy Services, National 
Enrichment Facility, Eunice, NM Prior to the Commencement of Operations

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of availability.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ty Naquin, Project Manager, Uranium 
Enrichment Branch, Division of Fuel Cycle Safety and Safeguards, Office 
of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory 
Commission, Rockville, MD 20852. Telephone: (301) 492-3187; Fax Number: 
(301) 492-3359; E-mail: Tyrone.Naquin@nrc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Introduction

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff has conducted 
inspections of the Louisiana Energy Services (LES), LLC, National 
Enrichment Facility in Eunice, New Mexico, and has verified that 
cascade number 1 of the facility has been constructed in accordance 
with the requirements of the approved license. The NRC staff has 
prepared inspection reports documenting its findings in accordance with 
the requirements of the NRC Inspection Manual. As a result of these 
inspections, on June 10, 2010, the Commission authorized the licensee 
to start operations of cascade number 1. The publication of this Notice 
satisfies the requirements of 10 CFR 70.32(k) and section 193(c) of the 
Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended.
    The introduction of uranium hexafluoride into any module of the 
National Enrichment Facility is not permitted until the Commission 
completes an operational readiness and management measures verification 
review to verify that management measures that ensure compliance with 
the performance requirements of 10 CFR 70.61 have been implemented and 
confirms that the facility has been constructed in accordance with the 
license and will be operated safely. This notice addresses the 
licensee's readiness for its first phase of plant operation. Subsequent 
operational readiness and management measures verification reviews will 
continue throughout the various phases of plant construction and, upon 
completion of these subsequent phases, additional notices will be 
posted to verify that the phase in question has been constructed in 
accordance with the license and to acknowledge licensee readiness for 
operations. As additional cascades are made available for inspection, 
the Commission will determine whether they are authorized for use. Any 
cascade authorizations will be discussed in the additional notices.

II. Further Information

    Documents related to this action are available electronically at 
the NRC's Electronic Reading Room at http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. From this site, you can access the NRC's Agencywide 
Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS), which provides text and 
image files of NRC's public documents. The ADAMS accession numbers for 
the documents related to this Notice are:

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                                                               ADAMS
         Inspection report Nos.                Date        accession No.
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70-3103/2006-001........................      01-19-2007     ML070190661
70-3103/2007-001........................      05-24-2007     ML071440430
70-3103/2007-002........................      08-16-2007     ML072280647
70-3103/2007-003........................      11-02-2007     ML073060571
70-3103/2007-004........................      03-07-2008     ML080670475
70-3103/2008-001........................      04-24-2008     ML081160345
70-3103/2008-002........................      07-10-2008     ML081930118
70-3103/2008-003........................      10-30-2008     ML083040618
70-3103/2008-004........................      12-19-2008     ML083540709
70-3103/2008-005........................      03-02-2009     ML090610203
70-3103/2008-006........................      03-20-2009     ML090790642
70-3103/2009-001........................      03-26-2009     ML090850669
70-3103/2009-002........................      06-30-2009     ML091770643
70-3103/2009-003........................      09-30-2009     ML092730612
70-3103/2009-004........................      12-21-2009     ML093511013
70-3103/2009-006........................      10-14-2009     ML092820188
70-3103/2009-007........................      01-27-2010     ML100271177
70-3103/2009-008........................      03-18-2010     ML100770218
70-3103/2010-005........................      03-26-2010     ML100850424
70-3103/2010-006........................      05-03-2010     ML101230475
70-3103/2010-007........................      03-31-2010     ML100900329

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70-3103/2010-008........................      04-27-2010     ML101170813
70-3103/2010-009........................      05-07-2010     ML101300087
70-3103/2010-010........................      06-04-2010     ML101480080
70-3103/2010-202........................      06-04-2010     ML101480060
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    Several inspections of the Information Security Program were 
completed. These inspections included reviews of how classified matter 
is protected at the facility as well as reviews of classified computer 
networks. These inspection reports have not been listed in this Notice 
because they are not available publicly.
    If you do not have access to ADAMS or if there are problems in 
accessing the documents located in ADAMS, contact the NRC Public 
Document Room Reference staff at 1-800-397-4209, 301-415-4737 or by 
email to pdr.resource@nrc.gov.
    These documents may also be viewed electronically on the public 
computers located at the NRC's Public Document Room (PDR), O 1 F21, One 
White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852. The PDR 
reproduction contractor will copy documents for a fee.

    Dated at Rockville, MD, this 13th day of July 2010.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Brian W. Smith,
Chief, Uranium Enrichment Branch, Division of Fuel Cycle Safety and 
Safeguards, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards.
[FR Doc. 2010-18659 Filed 7-28-10; 8:45 am]
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