Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions LLC
Penalty: 
$3,080,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
October 7, 2010
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On October 7, 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Health, Safety and Security's Office of Enforcement issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC for violations of 10 C.F.R. 851 associated with a nitric acid spill that occurred in F Area on August 18, 2009, and an electrical arc flash event with that occurred in the D Area powerhouse on September 23, 2009, at the Savannah River Site. Penalty took the form of a contract fee reduction.

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: 
South Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
joint venture (owned by Fluor, Newport News Nuclear and Honeywell International)
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
outsourced government services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.