United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

128th ACNW Meeting, JUNE 28, 2001

JUNE 28, 2001

AGENDA
128th ACNW MEETING
JULY 17-19, 2001

TUESDAY, JULY 17, 2001, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
1) 8:30 - 8:40 A.M. Opening Statement (Open) (GMH/JTL) The Chairman will open the meeting with brief opening remarks, outline the topics to be discussed, and indicate several items of interest.
2) 8:40 - 10:15 A.M. ACNW Planning and Procedures (Open) (GMH/ALL)
The Committee will discuss the items noted below.
  2.1) Commitments from the 127th ACNW meeting
  2.2) Issues for the 128th ACNW meeting
  2.3) Topics for August 2001 and beyond
  2.4) EDO responses to Committee reports
  2.5) EDO's list of future meeting topics
  2.6) ACNW Calendar for 2001
  2.7) Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Systems, Management and Operating Contractor meeting topics
  2.8) Planned attendance at outside meetings
10:15 - 10:30 A.M. ***BREAK***
3) 10:30 - 12:00 P.M. Update on Igneous Activity Issue Resolution (Open) (GMH/LFD)
  3.1) 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. - Presentation by the NRC staff on progress in resolving the igneous activity issue.
  3.2) 11:30 - 12:00 Noon - Discussion between the ACNW Members and the NRC staff
12:00 - 1:00 P.M. ***LUNCH***
4) 1:00 - 3:00 P.M. DOE's Supplemental Science and Performance Analysis (SSPA) (Open) (GMH/RKM)
  4.1) 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - DOE presentation - the Committee will hear a status report from DOE on its SSPA to be issued this summer.
  4.2) 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Discussion and questions between presenter and ACNW Members
3:00 - 3:15 P.M. ***BREAK***
5) 3:15 - 4:15 P.M. Research Plan for Radionuclide Transport Program (Open) (GMH/ RPS)
  5.1) 3:00-4:00 p.m. - Briefing by the NRC RES staff on the current status of the radionuclide transport program.
  5.2) 2:40 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:00-4:15 p.m. - Discussion between the ACNW Members and the NRC staff.
  5.3) 4:15-4:30 p.m. - Discuss plans for conducting an ACNW Research review.
6) 4:15 - 4:45 P.M. Meeting Reports (Open) (ALL)
The Committee will hear reports from the Members and staff on meetings attended since the 127th ACNW meeting.
7) 4:45 - 6:00 P.M. Preparation of ACNW Reports (Open)
The Committee will discuss proposed reports on the following topics:
  7.1) High Level Waste Chemistry (RGW/ACC)
  7.2) Igneous Activity Issue Resolution (GMH/LFD)
  7.3) Research Plan for Radionuclide Transport (GMH/RPS)
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2001, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
8) 8:30 - 8:40 A.M. Opening Statement (Open) (GMH/HJL) The Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the conduct of today's sessions.
9) 8:40 - 12:00 P.M. Key Technical Issues (KTIs) - Vertical Slice Report (Open)
(GMH/LFD)
The Committee members will discuss their progress and then commence drafting a report on assigned KTIs.
  9.1) Saturated Zone Flow (GMH/LFD)
  9.2) Container Life and Source Term (RGW/ACC)
  9.3) Total System Performance Assessment and Investigation (BJG/ACC)
  9.4) Thermal Effects on Flow (ML/RKM)
Noon - 1:00 P.M. ***LUNCH***
10) 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Greater-than-Class C (GTCC) Wastes (Open) (RGW/HJL)
  10.1) 1:00-2:00 p.m. - Presentation by DOE representatives on their handling of GTCC
  10.2) 2:00-2:30 p.m. - Discussion between the presenter and the ACNW Members
2:30 - 2:45 P.M. ***BREAK***
11) 2:45 - 6:00 P.M. Preparation of ACNW Reports (Open) The Committee will discuss proposed reports on the following topics:
  11.1) High Level Waste Chemistry
  11.2) Igneous Activity Issue Resolution (GMH/LFD)
  11.3) Research Plan for Radionuclide Transport (GMH/RPS)
  11.4) GTCC Disposal Options (RGW/HJL) (tentative)
  11.5) KTI-Vertical Slice Report (GMH/LFD)
THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2001, CONFERENCE ROOM 2B3, TWO WHITE FLINT NORTH, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND
12) 8:30 - 8:35 A.M. Opening Statement (Open) (GMH/HJL) The Chairman will make opening remarks regarding the conduct of today's sessions.
13) 8:35 - 9:30 A.M. Preparations for October Visit to Nevada (Open) (GMH/AS) Discussion among Committee Members of potential topics, including public outreach sessions and a visit to the Envirocare facility.
14) 9:30 -12:45 P.M. Preparation of ACNW Reports (Open) The Committee will continue its discussion of proposed reports.
12:45 - 1:00 P.M. Miscellaneous (Open) (BJG/SB) The Committee will discuss matters related to the conduct of Committee activities and matters and specific issues that were not completed during previous meetings, as time and availability of information permit.
1:00 P.M. Adjourn 128th Meeting

NOTE:

  • Number of copies of the presentation materials to be provided to the ACNW - 35.
  • ACNW meeting schedules are subject to change. Presentations are frequently canceled or rescheduled to another day. If such a change would result in significant inconvenience or hardship, be sure to verify the schedule with Mr. Howard Larson at 301-415-6805 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., several days prior to the meeting.
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