Compliance assessment of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant
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Published by The Dept., Available from the National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant -- Management -- Evaluation.,
  • Environmental auditing -- Ohio.,
  • Industrial safety -- Ohio -- Evaluation.,
  • Industrial hygiene -- Ohio -- Evaluation.,
  • Gaseous diffusion plants -- Ohio -- Auditing.

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Other titlesTiger Team assessment of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant., Environment, safety and health.
StatementUnited States Department of Energy, Environment, Safety, and Health.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy. Assistant Secretary for Environment, Safety, and Health.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14680066M

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The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PORTS) is located in Pike County, Ohio, in southern central Ohio. PORTS was one of three large gaseous diffusion plants initially constructed to produce enriched uranium to support the nation’s nuclear weapons program and later enriched uranium used by commercial nuclear reactors. Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Decontamination and Decommissioning Fiscal Year Available Budget Information Submittal to Ohio Environmental Protection Agency / PPPO PORTS ARF Monthly Report OEPA Cooper, Witherspoon USDOE Bettinger 03/10/ 6 Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Environmental Restoration Monthly. compliance, and/or approves a plan for compliance and assumes regulatory oversight for the GDPs. PGDP Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant PORTS Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant PRA Probabilistic Risk Assessment PSAR Preliminary Safety Analysis Report PSE Preliminary Safety Evaluation PSR Preliminary Safety Review PSS Plant Shift Superintendent. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant More than 2, workers are employed at the site, making it one of the largest employment drivers in the region. It consists of three main areas: the gaseous diffusion plant, centrifuge facilities and depleted uranium hexafluoride conversion (DUF6) facility.

Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant. PMA–PORTS/R3. August Portsmouth Mission Alliance, LLC. managing the. Infrastructure Support Services at the. Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant. under contract DE-EM for the. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY. Classification review required prior to public release.   A long-awaited environmental study of alleged contamination possibly spreading from the defunct Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant still is in the works according to . Coordinates. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant is a facility located in Scioto Township, Pike County, Ohio, just south of Piketon, Ohio that previously produced enriched uranium, including weapons-grade uranium, for the United States Atomic Energy program and U.S. nuclear weapons plant is in shutdown status and is in preparation for decontamination and decommissioning (D&D. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, or the "A-Plant" as the locals refer to it, was constructed by the United States Atomic Energy Commission to provide enriched uranium for the nation’s nuclear defense system and later for use in commercial nuclear power reactors. The plant enriched uranium from until through a process called.

Benefit Representative at the Portsmouth plant. I have worked at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant 41 years and have knowledge of the plant processes and monitoring practices, as well as a knowledge of the many incidents that occurred throughout the years that could have contributed to the illnesses of the workers at the Portsmouth Plant. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, located in Piketon, Ohio, began operating in The plant was created to enrich uranium used in commercial and naval reactors. Today, the site is undergoing remediation to remove environmental contaminants. 1 The plant is now used to decontaminate uranium feed materials and for specialized support. Review of the NIOSH Site Profile for the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Contract No. Task Order No. 1 SCA-TR-TASK Prepared by S. Assessment Criteria and Methods Regulatory Compliance. C. S. Engineering provided a staff member to serve as the Technical Program Manager for the development of safety basis documentation for the Department of Energy s Gaseous Diffusion Uranium Enrichment Plant in Portsmouth Ohio.