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Event Notification Report for August 5, 2002

                    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
                              Operations Center

                              Event Reports For
                           08/02/2002 - 08/05/2002

                              ** EVENT NUMBERS **

39104  39105  39106  39107  39108  39109  
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   39104       |
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| FACILITY: COOK                     REGION:  3  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/02/2002|
|    UNIT:  [1] [2] []                STATE:  MI |NOTIFICATION TIME: 10:08[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] W-4-LP,[2] W-4-LP                |EVENT DATE:        08/02/2002|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        08:30[EDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  RICHARD HACKMAN              |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/02/2002|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  FANGIE JONES                 +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |BRUCE BURGESS        R3      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|ACOM 50.72(b)(3)(xiii)   LOSS COMM/ASMT/RESPONSE|                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE  
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|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|2     N          N       0        Hot Standby      |0        Hot Standby      |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| EOF PHONE SYSTEM LOST                                                        |
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| "Normal power was lost at the EOF due to a storm during the early morning    |
| hours.  The EOF phone system switched over to battery backup power and       |
| eventually drained the batteries.  The Shift Manager was notified at 0830.   |
| A portable diesel generator is being brought to the EOF to repower the       |
| facility.  If the EOF requires staffing at this time, portable lighting and  |
| cell phones could be used.  AEP is working on restoring the normal power     |
| supply to the Buchannan Office and EOF as well."                             |
|                                                                              |
| The licensee notified the NRC Resident Inspector.                            |
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|Other Nuclear Material                           |Event Number:   39105       |
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| REP ORG:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/02/2002|
|LICENSEE:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION TIME: 15:12[EDT]|
|    CITY:  ABERDEEN                 REGION:  1  |EVENT DATE:        07/15/2002|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  MD |EVENT TIME:             [EDT]|
|LICENSE#:  19-30563-01           AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/02/2002|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |J. BRADLEY FEWELL    R1      |
|                                                |MIKE ERNSTES         R2      |
+------------------------------------------------+E. WILLIAM BRACH     NMSS    |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  KUYKENDALL                   |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|BLO1 20.2201(a)(1)(i)    LOST/STOLEN LNM>1000X  |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| THE GEORGIA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD LOST TWO CHEMICAL AGENT DETECTORS       
    |
|                                                                              |
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| During an inventory check by two units(Hineville, Ga and Tifton, Ga) of the  |
| Georgia National Guard, it was discovered that two Chemical Agent            |
| Detectors(M43A1) each containing 300 microcuries of Americium-241 were       |
| unaccounted for.  These detectors were taken to Bosnia during the Guard's    |
| deployment and were to have been brought back when the National Guard        |
| returned.  It is undetermined at this time if the two guard units brought    |
| the detectors back or if they were lost at their post in Georgia.            |
| Investigation is still ongoing.                                              |
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|Other Nuclear Material                           |Event Number:   39106       |
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| REP ORG:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/02/2002|
|LICENSEE:  US ARMY                              |NOTIFICATION TIME: 15:12[EDT]|
|    CITY:  ABERDEEN                 REGION:  1  |EVENT DATE:        07/29/2002|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  MD |EVENT TIME:             [EDT]|
|LICENSE#:  19-30563-01           AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/02/2002|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |J. BRADLEY FEWELL    R1      |
|                                                |E. WILLIAM BRACH     NMSS    |
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| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  KUYKENDALL                   |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               |                             |
+------------------------------------------------+                             |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|BLO1 20.2201(a)(1)(i)    LOST/STOLEN LNM>1000X  |                             |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| THE 503 CHEMICAL DETACHMENT IN HEIDELBERG, GERMANY LOST A CHEMICAL
AGENT     |
| DETECTOR                                                                     |
|                                                                              |
| During an inventory check on 6/13/02, by the 503rd Chemical Detachment in    |
| Heidelberg, Germany, it was discovered that a M43A1 Chemical Agent Detector  |
| containing 300 microcuries of Americium - 241 was unaccounted for.  An       |
| investigation was made but the device was not located.                       |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   39107       |
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| FACILITY: NINE MILE POINT          REGION:  1  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/02/2002|
|    UNIT:  [] [2] []                 STATE:  NY |NOTIFICATION TIME: 19:23[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-2,[2] GE-5                    |EVENT DATE:        08/02/2002|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        15:00[EDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  BOISMENU                     |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/02/2002|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |J. BRADLEY FEWELL    R1      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|HFIT 26.73               FITNESS FOR DUTY       |                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE  
|
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
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|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| UNOPENED CAN OF BEER WAS DISCOVERED IN A REFRIGERATOR IN THE
PROTECTED AREA  |
|                                                                              |
| An individual stated he inadvertently brought a can of beer to work along    |
| with 3 cans of sodas thinking it was also a can of soda.  The 3 cans of soda |
| were also in a blue color can as the beer.  The individual's  unescorted     |
| access was suspended, and a for cause test was requested, which resulted in  |
| negative results for alcohol as well as drugs.  The individual was neither a |
| supervisor nor licensed operator.                                            |
|                                                                              |
| The NRC Resident Inspector was notified.                                     |
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|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   39108       |
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| REP ORG:  BARLETTA MATERIAL & CONSTR., INC.    |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/03/2002|
|LICENSEE:  BARLETTA MATERIAL & CONSTR., INC.    |NOTIFICATION TIME: 08:02[EDT]|
|    CITY:  HAZLETON                 REGION:  1  |EVENT DATE:        08/03/2002|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  PA |EVENT TIME:        07:50[EDT]|
|LICENSE#:  37-18410-01           AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/03/2002|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |J. BRADLEY FEWELL    R1      |
|                                                |E. WILLIAM BRACH     NMSS    |
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| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  GEORGE KAIRIS                |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  JOHN MacKINNON               |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NINF                     INFORMATION ONLY       |                             |
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| TROXLER MOISTURE DENSITY GAUGE DAMAGED                                       |
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| During a paving job on SR2032 near Pittston, PA, a Troxler Moisture Density  |
| Gauge, Model # 3430, was run over by a roller.  The area around the damaged  |
| Troxler gauge was cordoned off and the Radiation Safety Officer is driving   |
| from Hazleton to Pittston to determine the amount of damage to the Troxler   |
| gauge.  The gauge contains 10 millicuries of Cesium-137 and 40 millicuries   |
| of Am-241/Be.                                                                |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   39109       |
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| FACILITY: MILLSTONE                REGION:  1  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 08/03/2002|
|    UNIT:  [] [2] []                 STATE:  CT |NOTIFICATION TIME: 12:40[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-3,[2] CE,[3] W-4-LP           |EVENT DATE:        08/03/2002|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        11:42[EDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  KOSHMERL                     |LAST UPDATE DATE:  08/03/2002|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  CHAUNCEY GOULD               +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |J. BRADLEY FEWELL    R1      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |DAVID MATTHEWS       NRR     |
|ASHU 50.72(b)(2)(i)      PLANT S/D REQD BY TS   |                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE  
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+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
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|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |99       Power Operation  |
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                                   EVENT TEXT                                   
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| PLANT ENTERED A REQUIRED TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION SHUTDOWN DUE TO RCS    
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| LEAKAGE                                                                      |
|                                                                              |
| The licensee detected a through wall leak on the charging system header      |
| discharge that is <0.1gpm.  They have declared the ECCS inoperable, but      |
| available.  Plant entered TS 3.0.3 and will be in cold shutdown within 30    |
| hours.  At this RCS leakage rate they have not exceeded any TS limits.  The  |
| reason for the leakage has not yet been determined.                          |
|                                                                              |
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| The NRC Resident Inspector, State and local agencies have been notified.     |
| There will be a press release.                                               |
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