nuclear navy

  • U.S. naval nuclear propulsion plants use a pressurized-water reactor design that has two basic systems:  the primary system and the secondary system.  The primary system circulates
  • The policy of the U.S. Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program is to reduce personnel exposure to ionizing radiation associated with naval nuclear propulsion plants to the lowest level reasonably
  • Long before protection of the environment became a prevalent endeavor, it was a high priority in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program.  From the beginning, the Program recognized that the
  • Environmental MonitoringReport NT-13-1 - May 2014 - ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND DISPOSAL OF RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM U.S. NAVAL NUCLEAR-POWERED SHIPS AND THEIR SUPPORT FACILITIESRadiation Exposure
  • Concern for the EnvironmentProtection of PeopleNaval Nuclear Propulsion PlantsAnnual Reports