Program Management

The Program Management staff acts as the NRC's focal point for research and test reactor policy and technology. This function includes all NRC actions taken with respect to the facility license. It involves approval of license requirements for each facility consistent with NRC Regulations and ensures an acceptable level of safety.

Program management includes conducting licensing and technical reviews to support initial licensing, license renewals and extensions, power increases, license amendments including technical specification changes, medical isotope production, conversions to low-enriched uranium fuel, license terminations.  Program management also includes providing project management and technical review support to Naval Reactors and the Department of the Navy.

In addition, Program Management includes reviewing and coordinating inspection, enforcement, and allegation activities.

Project Management

Regulations, Guidance, and Communications


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