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Event Notification Report for February 1, 1999

                    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
                              Operations Center

                              Event Reports For
                           01/29/1999 - 02/01/1999

                              ** EVENT NUMBERS **

35323  35324  35325  35326  35327  35328  35329  35330  35331  35332  35333  35334 
35335  

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|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   35323       |
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| REP ORG:  MD RADIOLOGICAL HEALTH DEPT          |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  SYNCOR INTERNATIONAL CORP            |NOTIFICATION TIME: 09:35[EST]|
|    CITY:  TIMONIUM                 REGION:  1  |EVENT DATE:        01/27/1999|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  MD |EVENT TIME:        12:00[EST]|
|LICENSE#:  MD-05-058-01          AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |DAVID SILK           R1      |
|                                                |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  DONNA GAINES                 |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  DICK JOLLIFFE                |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NAGR                     AGREEMENT STATE        |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| - Moly Generator shipping box apparently contaminated at Syncor -            |
|                                                                              |
| On 01/28/99, a Moly Generator shipped by FedEx from Dupont received at       |
| Syncor International Corporation in Timonium, MD, was found to have external |
| contamination but no internal contamination. The wipes from  outside of the  |
| generator shipping box read 224,590 cpm (244,385 dpm).  The generator was    |
| taken out of the shipping box and used since there was no internal           |
| contamination. The shipping box was isolated and rewiped later in the        |
| afternoon, and no contamination was detected.                                |
|                                                                              |
| The shipping box was labeled RADIII Mo-99 287.59 GBq with a TI of 4.1.       |
|                                                                              |
| The FedEx driver and his delivery truck were surveyed and no contamination   |
| above background was found.                                                  |
|                                                                              |
| Based on the above events, it appears that the shipping box was contaminated |
| once in the restricted area at Syncor.  The person conducting the survey     |
| could have touched something contaminated and subsequently contaminated the  |
| shipping box.                                                                |
|                                                                              |
| Syncor's package receipt procedures were reviewed by a MD inspector with     |
| emphasis on their protocol for contaminated packages.                        |
|                                                                              |
| Syncor is conducting an investigation and plans to submit a written report   |
| of this incident and follow-up action taken to MD within 30 days.            |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35324       |
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+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: WATERFORD                REGION:  4  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [3] [] []                 STATE:  LA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 09:48[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [3] CE                               |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        07:57[CST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  VICTOR COLLINS               |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  DICK JOLLIFFE                +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |CHARLES MARSCHALL    R4      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|DDDD 73.71               UNSPECIFIED PARAGRAPH  |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|3     N          Y       94       Power Operation  |94       Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| SECURITY REPORT -                                                            |
|                                                                              |
| UNACCOUNTED FOR PERSONNEL DOOR LOCK PULLER.  COMPENSATORY MEASURES           |
| IMMEDIATELY TAKEN UPON DISCOVERY.  THE LICENSEE NOTIFIED THE NRC RESIDENT    |
| INSPECTOR.  REFER TO THE HOO LOG FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.                     |
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|Hospital                                         |Event Number:   35325       |
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+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| REP ORG:  DETROIT MACOMB HOSPITAL              |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  DETROIT MACOMB HOSPITAL              |NOTIFICATION TIME: 11:28[EST]|
|    CITY:  DETROIT                  REGION:  3  |EVENT DATE:        01/28/1999|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  MI |EVENT TIME:        16:10[EST]|
|LICENSE#:  21-01190-05           AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |TONY VEGEL           R3      |
|                                                |DONALD COOL          NMSS    |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  ARTHUR EWALD                 |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  BOB STRANSKY                 |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|LADM 35.33(a)            MED MISADMINISTRATION  |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| MEDICAL MISADMINISTRATION DUE TO PATIENT INTERVENTION                        |
|                                                                              |
| During brachytherapy treatment of a patient's endobronchial area, the        |
| patient dislodged the catheter approximately 25 cm, causing the treatment    |
| site to receive only 3.8% of the prescribed dose. Additionally, the          |
| patient's nasal area received approximately 13 rads (13 cGy) due to the      |
| displacement. The licensee estimates that the catheter was dislodged for     |
| approximately 10 minutes before being discovered.                            |
|                                                                              |
| The patient's referring physician has been informed of this event.           |
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|Hospital                                         |Event Number:   35326       |
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| REP ORG:  SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL                |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL                |NOTIFICATION TIME: 11:49[EST]|
|    CITY:  RICHMOND                 REGION:  2  |EVENT DATE:        01/08/1998|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  VA |EVENT TIME:        11:50[EST]|
|LICENSE#:  451136702             AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |BRIAN BONSER         R2      |
|                                                |DON COOL  NMSS       EO      |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  ANTHONY                      |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|LADM 35.33(a)            MED MISADMINISTRATION  |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| MEDICAL MISADMINISTRATION                                                    |
|                                                                              |
| SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL IN RICHMOND, VIRGINIA DISCOVERED, ON 1/28/99 @ 1150    |
| DURING AN ANNUAL REVIEW OF THEIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM, THEY HAD        |
| ADMINISTERED THE WRONG DOSAGE DURING TREATMENT OF A PATIENT WITH GRAVES      |
| DISEASE.  THE PRESCRIBED DOSAGE WAS 8 MILLICURIES OF I-131, BUT THE          |
| ADMINISTERED DOSAGE WAS 9.8 MILLICURIES OF                                   |
| I-131.  THE PATIENT'S PHYSICIAN WAS NOTIFIED, BUT SHE DID NOT THINK IT WAS   |
| NECESSARY TO NOTIFY THE PATIENT.                                             |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35327       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: PILGRIM                  REGION:  1  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [1] [] []                 STATE:  MA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 13:57[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-3                             |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        12:03[EST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  FIELDER                      |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |DAVID SILK           R1      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AINC 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(C) POT UNCNTRL RAD REL    |                             |
|NLCO                     TECH SPEC LCO A/S      |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE PLANT ENTERED A 14 DAY LCO DUE TO HPCI BEING DECLARED INOPERABLE.        |
|                                                                              |
| THE HPCI SYSTEM WAS ISOLATED AND DECLARED INOPERABLE DUE TO A SUSPECTED      |
| PROBLEM WITH STEAMLINE FLOW SWITCH TRIP SETPOINT.  IT WAS DETERMINED THERE   |
| WAS A POSSIBILITY THAT THE SETSCREW INTERNAL TO THE BARTON DIFFERENTIAL      |
| PRESSURE SWITCH HAD NOT BEEN TIGHTEN AFTER PERFORMANCE OF THE LAST           |
| CALIBRATION.  THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE EXCESSIVE DRIFT.                    |
|                                                                              |
| A SECOND CONCERN IS THE SWITCH'S RESPONSE DURING A SEISMIC EVENT MAY BE      |
| AFFECTED WITH A LOOSE SCREW.  HPCI WAS ISOLATED TO MAINTAIN PRIMARY          |
| CONTAINMENT INTEGRITY AND A MAINTENANCE REQUEST HAS BEEN SUBMITTED.  THIS    |
| CONCERN MAY ALSO BE APPLICABLE TO OTHER SAFETY RELATED SYSTEMS AND THEY WILL |
| BE CHECKED TO ENSURE THE SETSCREW IS APPROPRIATELY TIGHTENED.  RCIC IS       |
| OPERABLE.                                                                    |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
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+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35328       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: CLINTON                  REGION:  3  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [1] [] []                 STATE:  IL |NOTIFICATION TIME: 15:31[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-6                             |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        13:59[CST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  LANDIN                       |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |TONY VEGEL           R3      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AINA 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(A) POT UNABLE TO SAFE SD  |                             |
|AINB 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(B) POT RHR INOP           |                             |
|AIND 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(D) ACCIDENT MITIGATION    |                             |
|NLCO                     TECH SPEC LCO A/S      |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          N       0        Cold Shutdown    |0        Cold Shutdown    |
|                                                   |                          |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE PLANT DECLARED DIVISION 1 AND 2 SERVICE WATER INOPERABLE.                |
|                                                                              |
| THE DIV 1 AND DIV 2 SERVICE WATER PUMPS(SX) BEARINGS WERE DETERMINED TO BE   |
| DEGRADED AND THIS CONDITION REPRESENTED A REASONABLE DOUBT THAT THE SX PUMPS |
| WOULD BE UNABLE TO PERFORM THEIR DESIGN FUNCTION FOR AN EXTENDED 30 DAY TIME |
| PERIOD.  THESE PUMPS ARE REQUIRED TO SUPPORT ACCIDENT MITIGATION, SAFE       |
| SHUTDOWN AND RESIDUAL HEAT REMOVAL.  THIS CONDITION PUT THE PLANT IN A LCO   |
| FOR THE SUPPORTED SYSTEMS TO SUSPEND ALL FUEL MOVEMENT AND OPERATIONS WHICH  |
| HAVE THE POTENTIAL FOR DRAINING THE VESSEL.                                  |
|                                                                              |
| THIS CONDITION WAS DISCOVERED 1/9/99 AND CORRECTIVE ACTIONS WERE INITIATED   |
| THE SAME DAY ON BOTH DIVISIONS AND COMPLETED WITHIN THE LAST SEVERAL DAYS.   |
| DIV 1 IS REPAIRED AND DECLARED OPERABLE AND DIV 2 IS REPAIRED AND WILL BE    |
| DECLARED OPERABLE UPON COMPLETION OF POST-REPAIR DOCUMENTATION REVIEW.       |
|                                                                              |
| THE LICENSEE DID NOT DETERMINE THIS EVENT REPORTABLE UNTIL 1/29/99 @ 1359.   |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   35329       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| REP ORG:  SWAGELOK COMPANY                     |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  SWAGELOK COMPANY                     |NOTIFICATION TIME: 16:04[EST]|
|    CITY:  SOLON                    REGION:  3  |EVENT DATE:        01/28/1999|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  OH |EVENT TIME:             [EST]|
|LICENSE#:                        AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |DAVID SILK           R1      |
|                                                |BRIAN BONSER         R2      |
+------------------------------------------------+VERN HODGE           NRR     |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  BRUCE FLUSCHE  (FAX)         |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|CCCC 21.21               UNSPECIFIED PARAGRAPH  |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE SWAGELOK COMPANY IS SUBMITTING A POSSIBLE 10CFR PART 21 NOTIFICATION     |
| BECAUSE OF A POSSIBLE MATERIAL DEFECT IN A SWAGELOK PIPE FITTING TEE, PART # |
| SS-6-T.  THE DEFECT IS A CRACK IN THE CENTER OF THE FORGING.  THEY ARE       |
| CONTINUING THEIR ANALYSIS OF THE PART.                                       |
| THIS PART WAS SUPPLIED TO PUBLIC SERVICE ELECTRIC & GAS(20 PCS.) IN HANCOCKS |
| BRIDGE N.J. AND SOUTH CAROLINA ELECTRIC & GAS CO., VC SUMMER STATION(3 PCS.) |
| THE PRODUCT ID IS R27GE0123B.                                                |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35330       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: BRAIDWOOD                REGION:  3  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [1] [2] []                STATE:  IL |NOTIFICATION TIME: 17:03[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] W-4-LP,[2] W-4-LP                |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        13:45[CST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  BAKER                        |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |TONY VEGEL           R3      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|HFIT 26.73               FITNESS FOR DUTY       |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| ALCOHOL FOUND IN THE VITAL AREA (AUXILIARY BUILDING).                        |
|                                                                              |
| THE LICENSEE FOUND A 200ML JACK DANIELS BOTTLE, CONTAINING APPROXIMATELY ONE |
| TEASPOON OF LIQUID, IN A VITAL AREA COMMON TO BOTH UNITS.  THE BOTTLE WAS    |
| FOUND INSIDE OF A TUBE STEEL STRUCTURAL SUPPORT DURING A ROUTINE RADIATION   |
| PROTECTION HOUSE CLEANING AND WALKDOWN.  THEY TOOK POSSESSION OF THE BOTTLE  |
| AND CONTINUED THE INSPECTION.  A SECURITY INVESTIGATION WILL FOLLOW.         |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   35331       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| REP ORG:  ALABAMA RADIATION CONTROL            |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  TUSCALOOSA STEEL                     |NOTIFICATION TIME: 17:11[EST]|
|    CITY:  TUSCALOOSA               REGION:  2  |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  AL |EVENT TIME:        15:10[CST]|
|LICENSE#:  1190                  AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |BRIAN BONSER         R2      |
|                                                |DAVID SILK           R1      |
+------------------------------------------------+LARRY CAMPER         NMSS    |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  DAVID WALTER                 |STUART RUBIN         IRD     |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NAGR                     AGREEMENT STATE        |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE ALABAMA RADIATION CONTROL OFFICE WAS NOTIFIED BY TUSCALOOSA STEEL OF AN  |
| UNAUTHORIZED TRANSFER OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL.                               |
|                                                                              |
| TUSCALOOSA STEEL REPORTED THAT A TRANSFER OF A DEVICE (RONAN MODEL SA-15,    |
| S/N GG390), CONTAINING A 100 MILLICURIE CESIUM-137 SOURCE, TO THE GLADWIN    |
| COMPANY IN PITTSBURGH, PA FOR REPAIR HAD OCCURRED.  THE MOLD CASTER, WHICH   |
| IS THE SOURCE HOLDER, WAS SENT FOR REPAIR INADVERTENTLY WITH THE SOURCE      |
| STILL INSIDE.  IT IS NOT BELIEVED, HOWEVER, THAT THE SOURCE HOLDER'S SHUTTER |
| WAS OPEN, SINCE NO RADIATION MONITORS WENT OFF WHEN THE MOLD CASTER WAS      |
| LEAVING THE PLANT.  TUSCALOOSA STEEL CONTACTED THE GLADWIN COMPANY TO HAVE   |
| THEM MOVE THE MOLD CASTER TO A REMOTE AREA OF THEIR PLANT AND WAIT FOR RONAN |
| ENGINEERS TO ARRIVE SO THEY CAN REMOVE THE SOURCE AND RETURN IT TO           |
| TUSCALOOSA STEEL.                                                            |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Other Nuclear Material                           |Event Number:   35332       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| REP ORG:  OKLAHOMA DEPT OF ENVIR. PROTECTION.  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|LICENSEE:  N/A                                  |NOTIFICATION TIME: 18:17[EST]|
|    CITY:  OKLAHOMA CITY            REGION:  4  |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  OK |EVENT TIME:        15:30[CST]|
|LICENSE#:                        AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |CHARLES MARSCHALL    R4      |
|                                                |LARRY CAMPER         NMSS    |
+------------------------------------------------+STUART RUBIN         IRD     |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  BRODERICK                    |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NINF                     INFORMATION ONLY       |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE OKLAHOMA CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT NOTIFIED THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF        |
| ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION THAT AN INDIVIDUAL HAD A 10 LB. DEPLETED URANIUM    |
| SOURCE (POSSIBLY AN AIRCRAFT COUNTER WEIGHT) MEASURING 1.8 MILLIREM/HR AT    |
| HIS HOUSE.  THE INDIVIDUAL PURCHASED THE SOURCE AT A SURPLUS STORE.  THE     |
| INDIVIDUAL WAS INFORMED TO KEEP THE SOURCE ISOLATED UNTIL IT IS REMOVED FROM |
| HIS HOUSE.                                                                   |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35333       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: COOPER                   REGION:  4  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [1] [] []                 STATE:  NE |NOTIFICATION TIME: 18:20[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-4                             |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        14:50[CST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  GREEN                        |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |LAWRENCE YANDELL     R4      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AIND 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(D) ACCIDENT MITIGATION    |                             |
|NLCO                     TECH SPEC LCO A/S      |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| THE PLANT DECLARED RCIC INOPERABLE DUE TO LOW TURBINE OIL LEVEL.             |
|                                                                              |
| THE RCIC OUTBOARD TURBINE BEARING OIL LEVEL WAS SLIGHTLY BELOW THE LOW LEVEL |
| MARK AND THE RCIC SYSTEM WAS THEREFORE DECLARED INOPERABLE AT 1450.  HPCI    |
| HAS BEEN VERIFIED TO BE OPERABLE.  THIS CONDITION CAUSED ENTRY INTO A 14 DAY |
| LCO DUE TO RCIC BEING INOPERABLE.  AN INSPECTION OF THE OIL SYSTEM DID NOT   |
| INDICATE ANY LEAKAGE AND OIL LEVEL HAD ONLY LOWERED SLIGHTLY FROM THE        |
| PREVIOUS DAY.  MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL HAVE BEEN CALLED IN TO ADD OIL TO THE   |
| BEARING.                                                                     |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
|                                                                              |
| *** UPDATE ON 1/29/99 @ 2135 BY WHEELER TO GOULD ***                         |
|                                                                              |
| RCIC  RETURNED TO OPERABLE CONDITION AT 1848 WHEN THE OIL LEVEL ON THE       |
| OUTBOARD TURBINE BEARING WAS RESTORED TO ITS PROPER LEVEL.                   |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
|                                                                              |
| THE REG 4 RDO (YANDELL) WAS INFORMED.                                        |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35334       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: BEAVER VALLEY            REGION:  1  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [] [2] []                 STATE:  PA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 18:55[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] W-3-LP,[2] W-3-LP                |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        18:00[EST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  COTTER                       |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |DAVID SILK           R1      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AOUT 50.72(b)(1)(ii)(B)  OUTSIDE DESIGN BASIS   |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|                                                   |                          |
|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|  AN ERRONEOUS ASSUMPTION WAS MADE IN THE FIRE PROTECTION SAFE SHUTDOWN       |
| REPORT.                                                                      |
|                                                                              |
| A REVIEW ASSOCIATED WITH AN ENGINEERING FIRE PROTECTION SELF-ASSESSMENT HAS  |
| IDENTIFIED AN ERRONEOUS ASSUMPTION REGARDING AN OPERATOR ACTION CREDITED IN  |
| THE FIRE PROTECTION SAFE SHUTDOWN REPORT.  POTENTIAL FIRE-INDUCED SPURIOUS   |
| OPERATION OF THE REACTOR COOLANT SYSTEM (RCS) LOOP DRAIN VALVES 2RCS-MOV557A |
| , B, OR C, IN CONJUNCTION WITH SPURIOUS OPERATION OF THE DOWNSTREAM VALVES,  |
| RCS EXCESS LETDOWN VALVES 2CHS-HCV137 AND 2CHS-MOV201 WAS NOT ADEQUATELY     |
| CONSIDERED.  THE UNIT 2 FIRE PROTECTION SAFE SHUTDOWN REPORT STATES THAT IN  |
| THE EVENT OF A FIRE-INDUCED SPURIOUS OPERATION OF 2RCS-MOV557A, B, OR C, THE |
| OPERATOR COULD MANUALLY CLOSE EITHER 2CHS-MOV201 OR 2CHS-HCV137 TO ISOLATE   |
| THE RESULTING EXCESS LETDOWN FLOW.  OPERATION OF THESE VALVES FROM THE       |
| CONTROL ROOM DOES NOT SATISFY THE REQUIREMENT SINCE THE FIRE MAY HAVE        |
| DAMAGED THE CONTROL AND/OR POWER CIRCUITS.  LOCAL MANUAL OPERATION OF THESE  |
| VALVES WOULD NOT BE FEASIBLE WITHIN THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE SAFE SHUTDOWN    |
| ANALYSIS BECAUSE OF INACCESSIBILITY IN CONTAINMENT.                          |
|                                                                              |
| AT 1806 POWER WAS REMOVED FROM THE RCS LOOP DRAIN VALVES TO ISOLATE THIS     |
| POTENTIAL FLOW PATH AND THUS RESTORE COMPLIANCE WITH THEIR POST-FIRE SAFE    |
| SHUTDOWN ANALYSIS.                                                           |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   35335       |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| FACILITY: PEACH BOTTOM             REGION:  1  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/29/1999|
|    UNIT:  [2] [] []                 STATE:  PA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 19:12[EST]|
|   RXTYPE: [2] GE-4,[3] GE-4                    |EVENT DATE:        01/29/1999|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        18:30[EST]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  PAUTLER                      |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/29/1999|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |DAVID SILK           R1      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AOUT 50.72(b)(1)(ii)(B)  OUTSIDE DESIGN BASIS   |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
|                                                |                             |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
|                                                   |                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| CONDITION THAT WOULD RESULT IN A NON-CONSERVATIVE INPUT TO THE ROD BLOCK     |
| MONITORING SYSTEM.                                                           |
|                                                                              |
| DURING A UNIT 2 MINOR MAINTENANCE INVESTIGATION ON A LOCAL POWER RANGE       |
| MONITOR (LPRM) BYPASS LIGHT, TROUBLESHOOTING PERSONNEL FOUND A WIRING        |
| CONCERN INVOLVING LPRM INPUTS TO THE UNIT 2  ROD BLOCK MONITORING (RBM)      |
| SYSTEM.  TWO LPRM LOCATIONS WERE FOUND SWAPPED WITHIN THE RBM SYSTEM.  THIS  |
| CONDITION WOULD CAUSE A NON-CONSERVATIVE INPUT TO THE RBM SYSTEM DURING      |
| CONTROL ROD MOVEMENT, THEREFORE ALLOWING UNIT 2 TO POTENTIALLY OPERATE       |
| OUTSIDE ITS DESIGN BASIS.  PER PROCEDURE, BOTH LPRMS WERE BYPASSED TO RETURN |
| BOTH CHANNELS BACK TO OPERABLE STATUS.                                       |
|                                                                              |
| THE RESIDENT INSPECTOR WAS NOTIFIED.                                         |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------------+