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Name and
NRC Action Number
NRC Action Type Date Issued Description
George Geisser, III

07/17/2014 On July 17, 2014, the NRC issued a Severity Level II NOV and an Order prohibiting Mr. George Geisser, III, President of Geisser Engineering Corporation (GEC), from involvement in NRC-licensed activities for a period of 3 years. Mr. Geisser engaged in deliberate misconduct in violation of 10 CFR 30.10(a)(1) by deliberately conducting and directing employees of GEC to use portable gauges in NRC jurisdiction without filing for reciprocity with the NRC causing GEC to violate the requirements set forth in 10 CFR 150.20. In addition, for a period of 1 year after the 3 year prohibition has expired, the Order requires Mr. Geisser, III, to notify the NRC within 20 days following acceptance of his first employment offer involving NRC licensed activities.
Mr. Mawuena Gnamavo
IANOV 10/30/2015 On October 30, 2015, the NRC issued a Notice of Violation to Mr. Mawuena Gnamavo for a Severity Level IV violation of 10 CFR 71.8(b)(2) involving deliberate misconduct that caused his employer, Columbiana Hi-Tech (CHT), a certificate holder, to be in violation of 10 CFR 71.7(a) requirement for knowingly submitting inaccurate quality and nondestructive examination inspector training and experience documents to CHT. Specifically, shortly after Mr. Gnamavo’s initial hire date of January 30, 2012, he provided falsified documents to CHT, consisting of a letter of recommendation and a training certificate. These documents were used by CHT as part of the basis to certify Mr. Gnamavo as a qualified inspector in both visual examination and dye penetrant examination. Mr. Gnamavo then inspected and approved important to safety welds on Part 71 and Part 72 equipment and components without the required qualifications.
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