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Note:  This page provides a list of Board meetings and materials (agendas, transcripts, presentations, & related correspondence) with the most recent meeting listed first. Transcripts are in pdf format, which can be read using Adobe Acrobat Reader. Minutes of Board business meetings are available on request from the NWTRB office.


August 6, 2014
Summer 2014 Board Meeting
Idaho Falls, ID
  • DOE SNF and HLW
Agenda
Press Release
March 19, 2014
Spring 2014 Board Meeting
Albuquerque, NM
  • DOE R&D Related to Salt as a Geologic Medium for Disposal of SNF and HLW
Agenda
Press Release
March 19, 2014 Transcript
Presentations
November 20, 2013
Fall 2013 Board Meeting
Washington, DC
  • DOE Research and Development Related to Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste Management
Agenda
Press Release
November 20, 2013 Transcript
Presentations

November 18-19, 2013
Board Technical Workshop
Washington, DC
  • Impacts of Dry-Storage Canister Designs on Future Handling, Storage, Transportation, and Geologic Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel
Agenda
Save the Date
Press Release
Workshop Framework
November 18, 2013 Transcript
November 19, 2013 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
Summary of NWTRB Technical Workshop on the Impacts of Dry-Storage Canister Designs
April 16, 2013
Spring 2013 Board Meeting
Richland, WA
  • Waste Form and Disposal Issues
Agenda
Press Release
April 16, 2013 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
October 17, 2012
Fall 2012 Board Meeting
Idaho Falls, ID
  • Transportation of High Activity Nuclear Waste
Agenda
Press Release
October 17, 2012 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
March 7, 2012
Spring 2012 Board Meeting
Albuquerque, NM
  • Geologic Disposal of Nuclear Waste
Agenda
Press Release
March 7, 2012 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
January 9, 2012
Winter 2012 Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • DOE Integration Issues
Agenda
Press Release
January 9, 2012 Transcript
Presentations

September 13-14, 2011
Fall 2011 Board Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT
  • DOE Plans for Research and Development related to Used-Fuel Disposition
Agenda
Press Release
September 13, 2011 Transcript
September 14, 2011 Transcript
Presentations

June 6-7, 2011
Workshop on Evaluation of Waste Streams Associated with LWR Fuel Cycle Options
Arlington, VA
  • Evaluating Waste Streams
Agenda
Press Release
June 6, 2011 Transcript
June 7, 2011 Transcript
Presentations
Workshop Synopsis
April 27, 2011
Spring Board Meeting
Amherst, NY
  • West Valley Demonstration Project
Agenda
Press Release
Transcript
Presentations

February 16, 2011
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Discussions of technical issues related to high-level nuclear waste management efforts
Agenda
Press Release
Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

October 26, 2010
Fall Board Meeting
Dulles, VA
  • Technical Experience Gained During Development of the Yucca Mountain Repository Program
Agenda
Press Release
Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

June 29, 2010
Full Board Meeting
Idaho Falls, ID
  • DOE Plans for Managing Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Waste
Agenda
Press Release
Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

September 23, 2009
Fall Board Meeting
National Harbor, MD
  • Implications of Fuel-Cycle Technologies for Nuclear Waste Management and Disposal
Agenda
Press Release
September 23, 2009 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

June 11, 2009
Summer Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Nuclear Waste Inventories
  • Waste Management Options
  • Long-Term Storage
Agenda
Press Release
June 11, 2009 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

January 28, 2009
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Repository Tunnel Stability
  • Issues Related to "Burnup" Credit
Agenda
Press Release
January 29, 2009 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

September 24, 2008
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Waste Management System Operations
Agenda
Press Release
September 24, 2008 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

May 29, 2008
Spring Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Total System Performance Assessment
Agenda
Press Release
May 29, 2008 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
Correction Letter of April 30, 2009
January 16, 2008
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Transportation of the Wastes
  • Potential Tunnel Environments After Repository Closure
  • Waste-Package Corrosion Issues
Agenda
Press Release
January 16, 2008 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
September 19, 2007
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Surface Facility Designs and Operations
Agenda
Press Release
September 19, 2007 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

May 15, 2007
Spring Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Nuclear Waste Disposal Issues
Agenda
Press Release
May 15, 2007 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

March 14, 2007
Panel Meeting on Infiltration
Berkeley, CA
  • Infiltration
Agenda
Press Release
March 14, 2007 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials

January 24, 2007
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • DOE Updates
Agenda
Press Release
January 24, 2007 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
September 27, 2006
Fall Board Meeting
Amargosa Valley, NV
  • Yucca Mountain Safety Case
Agenda
Press Release
September 27, 2006 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

September 25-26, 2006
Workshop on Localized Corrosion
Las Vegas, NV
  • Localized Corrosion of Alloy 22
Agenda
Press Release
September 25, 2006 Transcript
September 26, 2006 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

May 9, 2006
Spring Board Meeting
McLean, VA
  • Transport, Again, and Disposal (TAD) Canister Concept
Agenda
Press Release
May 9, 2006 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

February 1, 2006
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Processes Affecting Radionuclide Transport
Agenda
Press Release
February 1, 2006 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

November 8-9, 2005
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Scientific Updates
Agenda
Press Release
November 8, 2005 Transcript
November 9, 2005 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
February 9-10, 2005
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV and Caliente, NV
  • Systems Integration
  • Scientific Studies
  • Transportation
Agenda
Press Release
February 9, 2005 Transcript
February 10, 2005 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

October 13-14, 2004
Transportation Planning Panel Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT
  • Transportation Issues
Agenda
Press Release
October 13, 2004 Transcript
October 14, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

September 20, 2004
Fall 2004 Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Total System Performance Assessment
Agenda
Press Release
September 20, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

May 18-19, 2004
Spring Board Meeting
Washington, DC
  • Programmatic Update
  • Corrosion During the Thermal Pulse

Agenda
Press Release
May 18, 2004 Transcript
May 19, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

March 9-10, 2004
Panel on the Natural System
Las Vegas, NV
  • Unsaturated Zone Fluid Flow and Radionuclide Transport
  • Saturated Zone Fluid Flow and Radionuclide Transport

Agenda
Press Release
March 9, 2004 Transcript
March 10, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
Consultant Reports

January 21, 2004
Panel on the Waste Management System
Las Vegas, NV
  • Transportation Strategic Planning Considerations

Agenda
Press Release
January 21, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
January 20, 2004
Panel on the Engineered System
Las Vegas, NV
  • Project Update
  • Repository Design Update

Agenda
Press Release
January 20, 2004 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
September 16-17, 2003
Fall Board Meeting
Amargosa Valley, NV
  • Program Update and Project Overview
  • Flow and Transport in the Unsaturated and Saturated Zones
  • Updates on Igneous Issues
  • Updates on DOE's Transportation Activities
Agenda
Press Release
September 16, 2003 Transcript
September 17, 2003 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials

May 13-14, 2003
Spring Board Meeting
Washington, DC
  • Thermal Aspects of Yucca Mountain Repository Design
Agenda
Press Release
May 13, 2003 Transcript
May 14, 2003 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Consultant Reports

February 25, 2003
Panel on the Waste Management System
Las Vegas, NV
  • Waste Receipt
  • Transportation
  • Repository Operations

Agenda
Press Release
February 25, 2003 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

February 24, 2003
Panel on the Repository/Panel on Site Characterization
Las Vegas, NV
  • Seismic Issues
Agenda
Press Release
February 24, 2003 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Consultant Reports


January 28, 2003
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Yucca Mountain Science Programs
  • Materials Testing
  • Barrier Analyses

Agenda
Press Release
January 28, 2003 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

September 10, 2002
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Yucca Mountain Science Programs
  • Barrier Analyses

Agenda
Press Release
September 10, 2002 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
Consultant Reports
May 7-8, 2002
Spring Board Meeting
Washington, DC
  • Yucca Mountain Safety Case
  • Staged Repository Concepts
  • Corrosion Testing

Agenda
Press Release
May 7, 2002 Transcript
May 8, 2002 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
January 29-30, 2002
Winter Board Meeting
Pahrump, NV
  • Update on Scientific Studies
  • Hydrogeologic Investigations
  • External Reviews

Agenda
Press Release
January 29, 2002 Transcript
January 30, 2002 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

September 10-12, 2001
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Status of DOE's Efforts to Characterize a Site at Yucca Mountain, Nevada
Agenda
Press Release
September 10, 2001 Transcript
September 11, 2001 Transcript
September 12, 2001 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
July 19-20, 2001
Meeting of the Panel on the Repository
Arlington, VA
  • International Workshop on Long-Term Extrapolation of Passive Behavior
Agenda
Press Release
July 19, 2001 Transcript
July 20, 2001 Transcript
Workshop Proceedings
Public Comments and Other Materials
June 20-21, 2001
Joint Meeting of Performance Assessment and Repository Panels
Las Vegas, NV
  • Supplemental Science and Performance Analyses
Agenda
Press Release
June 20, 2001 Transcript
June 21, 2001 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
May 8-9, 2001
Spring Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Scientific and Technical Issues
Agenda
Press Release
May 8, 2001 Transcript
May 9, 2001 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

April 13, 2001
Meeting of the Full Board
Arlington, VA
  • Developing Multiple Lines of Evidence
Agenda
Press Release
April 13, 2001 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

January 30-31, 2001
Winter Board Meeting
Amargosa Valley, NV
  • Scientific and Technical Issues
Agenda
Press Release
January 30, 2001 Transcript
January 31, 2001 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Public Comments and Other Materials
August 1-2, 2000
Summer Board Meeting
Carson City, NV
  • Scientific and Technical Issues
  • Total System Performance Assessment
Agenda
Press Release
August 1, 2000 Transcript
August 2, 2000 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

July 10, 2000
Meeting of the Panel on the Waste Management System
Idaho Falls, ID
  • Spent Fuel Transportation
Agenda
Press Release
July 10, 2000 Transcript
Presentations

May 1, 2000
Spring Board Meeting
Pahrump, NV
  • Repository Design
  • Geochemistry
Agenda
Press Release
May 1, 2000 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

January 25-26, 2000
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Addressing Uncertainty
  • Repository Safety Strategy
  • Scientific Programs Update
Agenda
Press Release
January 25, 2000 Transcript
January 26, 2000 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

September 14-15, 1999
Fall Board Meeting
Alexandria, VA
  • Repository Safety Strategy
Agenda
Press Release
September 14, 1999 Transcript
September 15, 1999 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

June 29-30, 1999
Summer Board Meeting
Beatty, NV
  • Repository Design and the Scientific Program
Agenda
Press Release
June 29, 1999 Transcript
June 30, 1999 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

January 26-27, 1999
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Progress in Design, Science, and Regulatory Criteria
  • Viability Assessment of a Repository at Yucca Mountain
Agenda
Press Release
January 26, 1999 Transcript
January 27, 1999 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

January 25, 1999
Repository Panel Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • License Application Design Selection (LADS)
Agenda
Press Release
January 25, 1999 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE

June 24, 1998
Summer Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Waste Package and Repository Design Alternatives
Agenda
Press Release
June 24, 1998 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

May 18-19, 1998
Workshop on Waste Package
Falls Church, VA
  • Alternative Designs and Materials Research Needs
Agenda
Press Release
May 18, 1998 Transcript
May 19, 1998 Transcript
Presentations

April 23-24, 1998
Meeting of the Panel on Performance Assessment
Albuquerque, NM
  • TSPA-VA Base Case and Selected Sensitivity Tests
Agenda
Press Release
April 23, 1998 Transcript
April 24, 1998 Transcript
Presentations

January 20-21, 1998
Winter Board Meeting
Amargosa Valley, NV
  • Yucca Mountain Program Updates
  • Government Performance and Results Act
  • Public Participation
  • Saturated Zone Hydrology and Expert Elicitation
  • Thermal Testing at Yucca Mountain Site
Agenda
Press Release
January 20, 1998 Transcript
January 21, 1998 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE

December 17, 1997
Meeting of the Panel on the Repository
Augusta, GA
  • DOE-Owned Spent Fuel
  • Spent Naval Fuel
  • Highly-Enriched-Uranium (HEU) Spent Fuel
  • Glass Manufacture
  • Glass Disposal Packaging
Agenda
Press Release
December 17, 1997 Transcript
Presentations

November 19-20, 1997
Meeting of the Panel on the Waste Management System
Arlington, VA
  • Spent Fuel Transportation Safety
Agenda
Press Release
November 19, 1997 Transcript
November 20, 1997 Transcript
Presentations

October 22-23, 1997
Fall Board Meeting
Fairfax, VA
  • Yucca Mountain Update
  • Repository Underground Design
  • Repository Operations
  • The Waste Package Design
  • DOE-Owned Spent Nuclear Fuel
Agenda
Press Release
October 22, 1997 Transcript
October 23, 1997 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
October 21, 1997
Meeting of the Panel on the Environment, Regulations, and Quality Assurance
Fairfax, VA
  • DOE Interim Performance Standard for a Yucca Mountain Repository
Agenda
Press Release
October 21, 1997 Transcript
Presentations
Correspondence to DOE
Correspondence from DOE
June 25-26, 1997
Summer Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • EPA Standards/Technical Site Assessment
  • Plans for TSPA-VA (Changes from TSPA-95)
  • 10 CFR 960 (with Congressional Staff Participation
  • Design and Operations Update
  • Transport Modeling Results in Light of EPA Standard
  • Maturing Waste Isolation Strategy
  • Progress Report on Generic Plans for Interim Storage
  • Scientific/Technical Comments on Priority Research/Engineering Objectives
Agenda
Press Release
June 25, 1997 Transcript
June 26, 1997 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments & Other Materials
January 28-29, 1997
Winter Board Meeting
Pahrump, NV
  • Overview of Program Progress
  • Technical Issues Associated with the Need for an East-West Crossing
  • National and Local Transportation Issues
  • Nye County Scientific Studies
  • Proposed Revisions to Siting Guidelines
  • 10 CFR 960
  • Making Performance Assessment "Transparent" to Scientific and Lay Communities
Agenda
Press Release
January 28, 1997 Transcript
January 29, 1997 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
October 9-10, 1996
Fall Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Progress with Exploration and Testing
  • Underground Repository Conceptual Design
Agenda
Press Release
October 9, 1996 Transcript
October 10, 1996 Transcript
Presentations
July 9-10, 1996
Summer Board Meeting
Denver, CO
  • Exploration and Testing Activities
  • Past and Future Climates
  • Hydrology
Agenda
Press Release
July 9, 1996 Transcript
July 10, 1996 Transcript
Presentations
April 30-May 1, 1996
Spring Board Meeting
Austin, TX
  • TSLCC Analysis
  • Repository Design Update
  • Update on Results/Findings from Science and Testing Programs - Surface/Underground
Agenda
Press Release
April 30, 1996 Transcript
May 1, 1996 Transcript
Presentations
January 10-11, 1996
Winter Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Defense Waste Plan for Yucca Mountain
  • Disposition of Surplus Weapons Plutonium
  • Use of Expert Judgment
  • EPA/NRC Response to NAS Standards
  • Fiscal Year 1996 Program Priorities
  • Outyear Study Plans
  • Update on ESF and Surface-Based Testing
Agenda
Press Release
January 10, 1996 Transcript
January 11, 1996 Transcript
Presentations
October 17-18, 1995
Fall Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • OCRWM Update
  • Briefing by Congressional Staff
  • NAS Report
  • Waste Isolation Strategy
  • EIS Update
  • ESF Update
  • Total System Performance Assessment: 1995 Update
  • EPRI Subsystem Criteria
  • NRC Studies
Agenda
Press Release
October 17, 1995 Transcript
October 18, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
July 11-12, 1995
Summer Board Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT
  • Repository Advanced Conceptual Design
  • New Release Standards for Yucca Mt. (NAS Study)
  • EIS Scoping Studies
  • ESF Construction
  • Annotated Outline for License Application
Agenda
Press Release
July 11, 1995 Transcript
July 12, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
June 26-27, 1995
Meeting Panel on Hydrogeology & Geoengineering
Burlingame, CA
  • Fracture Flow and Transport in Arid Regions
Agenda
Press Release
June 26, 1995 Transcript
June 27, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
June 14, 1995
Meeting Panel on Transportation & Systems
Arlington, VA
  • System Safety
  • Human Factors
  • Transportation Issues
Agenda
Press Release
June 14, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
June 6, 1995
Meeting Panel on the Engineered Barrier System
Idaho Falls, ID
  • R&D Programs Affecting Civilian Spent Nuclear Fuel
Agenda
Press Release
June 6, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
May 23-24, 1995
Joint Meeting Panel on the Environment & Public Health and Panel on Risk & Performance Analysis
Las Vegas, NV
  • Risk Perceptions
  • Socioeconomic Impacts
Press Release
May 23, 1995 Transcript
May 24, 1995 Transcript
April 19-20, 1995
Spring Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • EBS Long-Term Storage Issues
  • MPC/Disposal Issues
  • Repository Advanced Conceptual Design Issues
  • QA/QC Issues
  • Alternative Licensing Concepts
Agenda
Press Release
April 19, 1995 Transcript
April 20, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
January 10-11, 1995
Winter Board Meeting
Beatty, NV
  • Socioeconomic Issues
  • Updates on Environmental Issues
  • ESF
  • DOE Waste Isolation Strategy
  • Program Priorities
Agenda
Press Release
January 10, 1995 Transcript
January 11, 1995 Transcript
Presentations
November 17-18, 1994
Joint Meeting Panel on Structural Geology and Geochemistry and Panel on Hydrogeology and Geochemistry
Washington, DC
  • Thermal-Management Strategies Workshop
Agenda
Press Release
November 17, 1994 Transcript
November 18, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
October 12, 1994
Fall Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • DOE's Approach to the Site-Suitability Decision
Agenda
Press Release
October 12, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
September 12-13, 1994
Panel on Hydrogeology and Geochemistry
Las Vegas, NV
  • DOE's Proposed Program Approach to Ground-Water Travel Time
Agenda
Press Release
September 12, 1994 Transcript
September 13, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
July 12-13, 1994
Summer Board Meeting
Denver, CO
  • Transportation Issues
  • Radionuclide Transport
  • Site Characterization Update
Agenda
Press Release
July 12, 1994 Transcript
July 13, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
June 15, 1994
Panel on the Engineered Barrier System
Richland, WA
  • Impact of Defense High-level Waste on Repositories
Agenda
Press Release
June 15, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
June 13-14, 1994
Panel on Structural Geology and Geoengineering
Las Vegas, NV
  • ESF/Repository Design and Construction
Agenda
Press Release
June 13, 1994 Transcript
June 14, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
April 11-12, 1994
Spring Board Meeting
Reno, NV
  • Use of Science in Site Assessment
  • Saturated Zone Hydrology
  • Site Characterization Update
Agenda
Press Release
April 11, 1994 Transcript
April 12, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
March 22, 1994
Panel on the Environment & Public Health
Las Vegas, NV
  • Terrestrial Ecosystem Studies
Agenda
Press Release
March 22, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
March 10, 1994
Panel on the Engineered Barrier System
Pleasanton, CA
  • Current and Planned EBS Research
Agenda
Press Release
March 10, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
March 8-9, 1994
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
San Francisco, CA
  • Probabilistic Assessment of Seismic and Volcanic Hazards
Agenda
Press Release
March 8, 1994 Transcript
March 9, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
January 11-12, 1994
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Systems Engineering Performance Assessment
  • Public Trust and Confidence/Alternative Licensing Strategies
  • Site Characterization Update
Agenda
Press Release
January 11, 1994 Transcript
January 12, 1994 Transcript
Presentations
November 22, 1993
Panel on the Environment & Public Health
Las Vegas, NV
  • Review of Progress in the Yucca Mountain Environmental Program
Agenda
Press Release
November 22, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
November 1-2, 1993
Joint Panels on Transportation & Systems and Engineered Barrier System
Dallas, TX
  • Technical Challenges of Interim Storage of Spent Fuel
Agenda
Press Release
November 1, 1993 Transcript
November 2, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
October 19-20, 1993
Full Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • DOE Drilling Program/Surface
  • Underground Testing/Study Plans
Agenda
Press Release
October 19, 1993 Transcript
October 20, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
July 13-14, 1993
Full Board Meeting
Denver, CO
  • Thermal-Loading Effects: Science and Engineering for Waste Package and Repository Design
Agenda
Press Release
July 13, 1993 Transcript
July 14, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
April 21-22, 1993
Spring Board Meeting
Reno, NV
  • Decision-Making on DOE Study Plans
Agenda
Press Release
April 21, 1993 Transcript
April 22, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
January 5-6, 1993
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • System Implications of Interim Storage Mission 2001 Update
Agenda
Press Release
January 5, 1993 Transcript
January 6, 1993 Transcript
Presentations
November 4-5, 1992
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Las Vegas, NV
  • Exploratory Studies Facility (ESF) Design and Construction Strategy
Agenda
Press Release
November 4, 1992 Transcript
November 5, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
October 14-15, 1992
Full Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Source Term
  • YMPO Budget
Agenda
Press Release
October 14, 1992 Transcript
October 15, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
September 14-15, 1992
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Las Vegas, NV
  • Volcanism
  • Update on Characterization, Probability; and Volcanic Effects Studies
Agenda
Press Release
September 14, 1992 Transcript
September 15, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
July 7-8, 1992
Full Board Meeting
Denver, CO
  • DOE Update on Site Suitability
  • Update on the Role of the M&O Contractor
Agenda - July 7, 1982
Agenda - July 8, 1992
Press Release
July 7, 1992 Transcript
July 8, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
May 13, 1992
Panel on the Engineered Barrier System
Idaho Falls, ID
  • Overview of Defense High-Level Waste Management Activities
Agenda
Press Release
May 13, 1992 Transcript
Presentation
May 11, 1992
Panel on the Engineered Barrier System
Richland, WA
  • Overview of Defense High-Level Waste Management
Agenda
Press Release
May 11, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
April 7-8, 1992
Full Board Meeting
Dallas, TX
  • Early Site-Suitability Evaluation
  • Totals System Performance Assessment
Agenda - April 7, 1992
Agenda - April 8, 1992
Press Release
April 7, 1992 Transcript
April 8, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
March 10-11, 1992
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Arlington, VA
  • Transportation System Safety Issues
  • Monitored Retrievable Storage Concept Design
Agenda
Press Release
March 10, 1992 Transcript
March 11, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
February 10, 1992
Panel on Engineered Barrier System
Augusta, GA
  • Overview of Defense Management Activities
Agenda
Press Release
February 10, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
January 22-23, 1992
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Irvine, CA
  • Seismic Vulnerabilities
Agenda
Press Release
January 22, 1992 Transcript
January 23, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
January 7-8, 1992
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Overview of OCRWM Program Priorities and Budget Allocations
Agenda - January 7, 1992
Agenda - January 8, 1992
Press Release
January 7, 1992 Transcript
January 8, 1992 Transcript
Presentations
November 12-13, 1991
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Seattle, WA
  • Briefings on the Technology for Backfill, Sealing, and Openings Review
Agenda
Press Release
November 12, 1991 Transcript
November 13, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
October 8-10, 1991
Full Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Briefings on Thermal Loading/Repository Design
Agenda
Press Release
October 8, 1991 Transcript
October 9, 1991 Transcript
October 10, 1991 Transcript
Presentations

September 25-26, 1991
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Arlington, VA
  • DOE Update on Transportation Issues
Agenda - September 25, 1991
Agenda - September 26, 1991
Press Release
September 25, 1991 Transcript
September 26, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
September 18-19, 1991
Panel on Structural Geology and Geoengineering
Las Vegas, NV
  • Briefing on Exploratory Studies Facility (ESF) Design
Agenda
Press Release
September 18, 1991 Transcript
September 19, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
August 15, 1991
Public Hearing Panel on Transportation & Systems
Denver, CO
  • Transportation Issues
Press Release
August 15, 1991 Transcript
July 16-17, 1991
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Briefing on the OCRWM Research Priorities and Budget
  • International Waste Management Programs
  • EPA Standard
  • NRC Regulations
  • 10 CFR 960
Agenda - July 16, 1991
Agenda - July 17, 1991
Press Release
July 16, 1991 Transcript
July 17, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
July 15, 1991
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Arlington, VA
  • Briefings on Management System Improvement Strategy (MSIS) Exploratory Studies Facility (ESF) Design Review Update
Agenda
Press Release
July 15, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
June 25-27, 1991
Panel on Hydrogeology & Geochemistry and Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Denver, CO
  • Briefing on Hydrologic, Hydrochemical
  • Rock Mechanics Field Testing
Agenda - June 25
Agenda - June 26
Agenda - June 27
Press Release
June 25, 1991 Transcript
June 26, 1991 Transcript
June 27, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
May 20-21, 1991
Panel on Risk & Performance Analysis
Arlington, VA
  • Briefings on Performance Assessment
Agenda
Press Release
May 20, 1991 Transcript
May 21, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
April 16-17, 1991
Full Board Meeting
Reno, NV
  • Field Studies
  • Possible Natural Analogue Sites
  • The Potential for Using Archaeological Studies as Analogues
Agenda - April 16
Agenda - April 17
Press Release
April 16, 1991 Transcript
April 17, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
March 26-27, 1991
Panel on Quality Assurance and Panel Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Dallas, TX
  • Briefings on Quality Assurance of ESF Preliminary Design
  • Follow-up on DOE QA Program
Agenda - March 26
Agenda - March 27
Press Release
March 26, 1991 Transcript
March 27, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
March 14-15, 1991
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Albuquerque, NM
  • Nature and Scope of WIPP Transportation Program
Agenda - March 14
Agenda - March 15
Press Release
March 14, 1991 Transcript
March 15, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
March 6-7, 1991
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering and Panel on Hydrogeology & Geochemistry
Denver, CO
  • Briefings on Site-suitabilty Review
  • Calico Hills/ESF Alternatives Study
  • Test Prioritization
Agenda
Press Release
March 6, 1991 Transcript
March 7, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
March 1, 1991
Panel on Structural Geology& Geoengineering
Tucson, AZ
  • Potential and Past Volcanic Activity within the Yucca Mountain Vicinity
Agenda
Press Release
March 1, 1991 Transcript
Presentations
January 16-17, 1991
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Interim Report Activities on ESF Alternatives Analysis Study
Press Release
January 16, 1991 Transcript
January 17, 1991 Transcript
November 19, 1990
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Reno, NV
  • Transportation Issues Concerning the Development and Operation of a High-Level Waste Repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada
Agenda
November 19, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
Public Comments and Other Materials
November 1-2, 1990
Panel on Quality Assurance
Arlington, VA
  • Quality Assurance Requirements and Implementation Process
Agenda
November 2, 1990 Transcript
Presentations

October 22, 1990
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Washington, DC
  • Transportation Safeguard and Operational Activities
Agenda
October 22, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
October 16, 1990
Panel on Environment & Public Health
Reno, NV
  • Environment and Public Health Issues Concerning the Public in Relation to the Possibility of the Development of a High-Level Repository at Yucca Mountain
  • Socioeconomic Issues
Agenda
October 16, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
October 10, 1990
Full Board Meeting
Arlington, VA
  • Performance Assessment
Agenda
October 10, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
August 28-29, 1990
Panel on Engineered Barrier System
Pleasanton, CA
  • DOE Strategy for Development of Packaging for Spent Fuel and High-Level Waste
  • Overview of Current Spent Fuel Studies
Agenda
August 28, 1990 Transcript
August 29, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
August 17, 1990
Panel on Transportation & Systems
Amargosa Valley, NV
  • Transportation and Systems Issues Affecting the Proposed Repository
Agenda
August 17, 1990 Transcript
Public Comments and Other Materials

July 24-25, 1990
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering and Panel on Hydrogeology & Geochemistry
Atlanta, GA
  • ESF Alternatives Study
  • Surface-Based Testing Program
Agenda
July 24, 1990 Transcript
July 25, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
July 23, 1990
Full Board Meeting
Atlanta, GA
  • Licensing Support System (LSS)
Agenda
July 23, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
April 24-26, 1990
Panel on Environment & Public Health
Las Vegas, NV
  • Presentations by the State of Nevada
Agenda
April 24, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
March 19-20, 1990
Panel on Risk & Performance Analysis and Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Denver, CO
  • Repository System Design Requirements
Agenda
March 19, 1990 Transcript
March 20, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
January 18-19, 1990
Panel on Containers & Transportation
Pleasanton, CA
  • Waste Package Environment
  • Waste Package Container
Agenda
January 18-19, 1990 Transcript
Presentations
December 11-12, 1989
Panel on Hydrogeology & Geochemistry
Denver, CO
  • Characterization of Infiltration and Important Plans
  • Fracture vs. Matrix Flows
  • Results of Experimental and Field Observations
  • Saturated Zone
  • Colloidal Behavior
Agenda
December 11, 1989 Transcript
December 12, 1989 Transcript
Presentations
September 13-14, 1989
Panel on Environmental and Public Health
Washington, DC
  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulatory Activities
  • Requirements Pertaining to Exploratory Activities
September 14, 1989 Transcript

August 21-23, 1989
Panel on Containers & Transportation
Albuquerque, NM
  • Cask Development
  • Transportation Programs
Agenda
August 21, 1989 Transcript
August 23, 1989 Transcript
Presentations
June 26-27, 1989
Board Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
  • Nevada's Concerns with the Proposed Repository at Yucca Mountain including Tectonics, Hydrogeology, Faulting, Performance Assessment, Geology, Volcanism, Climate Change and Mineral Resources
  • Scientific and Technical Validity of the Proposed Repository at Yucca Mountain
Agenda
June 26, 1989 Transcript
June 27, 1989 Transcript
Presentations
May 16-17, 1989
Panel on Risk & Performance Analysis
Washington, DC
  • Need for Adequate Testing
  • Performance Assessment
Agenda
May 16, 1989 Transcript
May 17, 1989 Transcript
Presentations
April 11-12, 1989
Panel on Structural Geology & Geoengineering
Las Vegas, NV
  • Shaft Excavation Methods for Site Characterization
April 11, 1989 Transcript
April 12, 1989 Transcript

March 7-8, 1989
Full Board Meeting
Washington, DC
  • DOE Program History and Organization
  • Repository System
  • Site Characterization
  • Engineered Systems
  • Systems Integration
  • Regulation, Transportation, Quality Assurance Studies
  • MRS Studies
Agenda
March 7, 1989 Transcript
March 8, 1989 Transcript
Presentations

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