Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Nuclear Safety Violations (2011)

The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation (PNOV) to National Security Technologies (NSTech) for violations of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) nuclear safety regulations. The PNOV cites four violations of DOE regulations governing nuclear safety management. The violations are associated with quality assurance related deficiencies in the inspection and installation of penetration fire seals and other components at the Criticality Experiments Facility (CEF) and the Device Assembly Facility (DAF) at the Nevada National Security Site. NNSA issued a PNOV to NSTec with four Severity Level II violations with a total proposed civil penalty of $178,750.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of PNOV
Contractors Involved Penalty
National Security Technologies, LLC $178,750
Further Information Released
Fact Sheet 8/22/2011
PNOV 8/22/2011

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database