Nuclear Fuel Services
1.0 Site Identification
|Type of Site:||Fuel Cycle Facility|
|License Status:||Active License|
|Project Manager:||Kevin Ramsey|
2.0 Site Status Summary
The NFS plant is located in Unicoi County, TN. It is 0.5 miles southwest of the Erwin City limits and and 0.2 miles from the Nolichucky River. The site occupies about 70 acres and the elevation is about 30 feet above the Nolichucky River.
3.0 Major Technical or Regulatory Issues
Some areas of the site (including groundwater) have become contaminated with radioactive material and chemicals. NFS is engaged in various decommissioning activities that are expected to continue for several years.
4.0 Estimated Date For Closure