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Find out more information about key NNSA programs, initiatives and accomplishments.

Find out more information about key NNSA programs, initiatives and accomplishments.
December 22, 2009

As part of NNSA's commitment to being a responsible steward of tax dollars, NNSA Administrator Thomas D'Agostino (then the head of Defense Programs) created the Supply Chain Management Center (SCMC) in 2006 and selected Honeywell, operator of the Kansas City Plant, as the lead contractor for managing the initiative. 

Since Management and Operating (M&O) contractors spend approximately 80 percent of NNSA's acquisition dollars, we realized that the greatest savings could be realized by aligning the purchasing power of these seven contractors. 

September 09, 2009

The Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), which has unique expertise in nuclear weapons and nuclear material, plays a key role in the U.S.

December 23, 2009

This holiday season, employees from across the nuclear security enterprise have found countless ways to make this time of year more cheerful by lending a helping hand to the less fortunate in their communities.

The following is a short summary of some of those efforts:

Kansas City Plant (KCP) off site link

May 29, 2014


September 14, 2010

The United States contributes roughly 25 percent of the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) regular budget annually through the U.S. Department of State. For 2009, the U.S. contribution to the IAEA regular budget was approximately $103 million of a total budget of about $412 million. This covers the core functions of the Agency, including international safeguards inspections, promoting nuclear safety and security, and promoting the benefits of the peaceful uses of nuclear energy.

March 02, 2010

President Obama has outlined a bold nuclear security agenda that makes the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and its four core missions more important than ever.  The NNSA will play a critical role in implementing that agenda and in continuing to keep the American people safe.