Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Battelle Energy Alliance
Current Parent Company: 
Battelle
Penalty: 
$250,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
January 13, 2012
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On January 13, 2012, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Health, Safety and Security's Office of Enforcement and Oversight issued a Consent Order to Battelle Energy Alliance at the Idaho National Laboratory related to issues associated with the inadvertent draining of cooling water from the reactor vessel at the Advanced Test Reactor that occurred during a maintenance outage on June 1, 2011. The contractor agreed to the Consent Order.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Energy Department Office of Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
research services
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