United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

General Electric Co. - General Electric Test Reactor (GETR)

1.0 Site Identification

Type of Site: Research and Test Reactor Facility
Location: Sunol, CA
License No.: TR-1
Docket No.: 50-70
License Status: SAFSTOR
Project Manager: Jack Parrott

2.0 Site Status Summary

NRC issued a possession-only license for GETR on February 5, 1986. The license was renewed on September 30, 1992, to expire in 2016. The facility has been maintained in SAFSTOR condition. The site has an operating research reactor, and has hot cells that are used for power reactor fuel post irradiation examination. The licensee plans to maintain the facility in SAFSTOR until ongoing nuclear activities are terminated and the entire site can be decommissioned.

3.0 Major Technical or Regulatory Issues

None

4.0 Estimated Date For Closure

2019

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