United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Nuclear Ship Savannah

1.0 Site Identification

Type of Site: Power Reactor Facility
Location: Baltimore, MD
License No.: NS-1
Docket No.: 50-238
License Status: Possession Only License
Project Manager: Ted Smith

2.0 Site Status Summary

The Nuclear Ship (NS) Savannah was removed from service in 1970 and is now layberthed in Baltimore, MD.  All fuel was removed from the ship in October of 1971.  The facility is currently transitioning from SAFSTOR to DECON.

3.0 Major Technical or Regulatory Issues

The licensee has submitted several license amendments to facility the beginning of active decommissioning.

4.0 Estimated Date For Closure

2031

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Thursday, July 19, 2018