Information from the NMMSS 2016 Annual Users Training Meeting
The Nuclear Materials Management and Safeguards System (NMMSS) 2016 Annual Users Training Meeting was held May 9-12, 2016, in New Orleans, Louisiana. The meeting was organized and hosted jointly by the Department of Energy (DOE)/National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The four-day event provided an opportunity for training and information sharing with NRC licensees, the DOE/NNSA federal and contractor organizations, and other domestic and international entities.
The meeting included: 1) Basic and specialized training to meet regulatory requirements associated with nuclear material reporting; 2) regulatory updates relevant to nuclear material reporting; 3) programmatic and regulatory issues of importance to the NRC licensees and DOE/NNSA contractors; 4) specialized breakout sessions; 5) one-on-one consultations with, and technical support by, NMMSS staff, including a hands-on software orientation; 6) industry roundtable discussion to share ideas and identify opportunities for improvement, and 7) topical presentations on emerging domestic and international developments.
Presentations from the 2016 training meeting have been posted at this link.
The new SAMS, version 8.0 is now available. Also available are updated RIS facility directories D-2 (DOE), D-3 (NRC) and D-15 (International). Please request these through the NMMSS mailbox.
If you have any questions on the NMMSS operations, please contact Pete Dessaules, Office of Materials Integration (NA-532), at (301) 903-4525 or Mirabelle Shoemaker, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, at (301) 415-7363.
NMMSS is sponsored by the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) Office of Materials Integration within the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission