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Event Notification Report for January 17, 2002

                         
                    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
                              Operations Center

                              Event Reports For
                           01/16/2002 - 01/17/2002

                              ** EVENT NUMBERS **

38631  38632  

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|Other Nuclear Material                           |Event Number:   38631       |
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| REP ORG:  STORA ENSO NORTH AMERICA CORP.       |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/16/2002|
|LICENSEE:  STORA ENSO NORTH AMERICA CORP.       |NOTIFICATION TIME: 09:56[EST]|
|    CITY:  WISCONSIN RAPIDS         REGION:  3  |EVENT DATE:        01/15/2002|
|  COUNTY:  WOOD                      STATE:  WI |EVENT TIME:        15:00[CST]|
|LICENSE#:  48-01117-01           AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/16/2002|
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|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |ANTON VEGEL          R3      |
|                                                |DON COOL             NMSS    |
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| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  CHARLES CHAPMAN              |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  LEIGH TROCINE                |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|BAB1 20.2201(a)(1)(i)    LOST/STOLEN LNM>1000X  |                             |
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| DISCOVERY OF A MISSING CESIUM-137 SOURCE AT A PAPER MILL (STORA ENSO NORTH   |
| AMERICA CORP.) LOCATED IN WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WISCONSIN                        |
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| During performance of a quarterly inventory on 01/15/02, the licensee        |
| discovered that a 200-millicurie cesium-137 source was missing.  It was used |
| as part of a fixed volume/density gauge which was mounted on a pipe.         |
| Apparently, the unit had been stored in the locked position on the pipe.     |
| The licensee reported that a paper machine dismantling project was ongoing   |
| near the previous location of the unit.  It is currently believed that the   |
| unit may either have been moved or dismantled and shipped somewhere.  The    |
| licensee's investigation is still in progress.                               |
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| (Call the NRC operations officer for a licensee contact telephone number.)   |
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|Other Nuclear Material                           |Event Number:   38632       |
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| REP ORG:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION DATE: 01/16/2002|
|LICENSEE:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION TIME: 16:06[EST]|
|    CITY:  CRANE                    REGION:  3  |EVENT DATE:        01/16/2002|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  IN |EVENT TIME:        13:45[CST]|
|LICENSE#:  13-18235-01           AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  01/16/2002|
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|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |ANTON VEGEL          R3      |
|                                                |DANIEL HOLODY        R1      |
+------------------------------------------------+SUSAN FRANT          NMSS    |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  ROBERT GILLIS                |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  STEVE SANDIN                 |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|IBBE 30.50(b)(2)         SAFETY EQUIPMENT FAILUR|                             |
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| SAFETY EQUIPMENT FAILURE INVOLVING A RADIOGRAPHY CAMERA SHUTTER              |
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| On 1/16/02 during an NRC inspection the shutter on a Cyclops Camera Unit     |
| failed to close.  The licensee manually cranked the shutter to the closed    |
| position and locked/tagged the device to prevent operation.  The licensed    |
| maintenance technician was notified to initiate repairs.  The Camera is used |
| by the Crane Army Munitions Activity at the Naval Surface Warfare Center     |
| located in Crane, IN.  The Cyclops Camera, S/N 105 is a model 590            |
| manufactured by Picker Corp.  The source is 1930 Curies of Cobalt-60, S/N    |
| T1520, manufactured by Neutron Products.  There was no personnel exposure    |
| associated with this incident.                                               |
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