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            Pete Hanlon (second from left) presents plaques to DOE-SR Manager Mike Budney (left), SRNS Sr. Vice President – NNSA Operations and Programs Wallis Spangler, and SRNS Deputy
            Vice President of Environmental Management Operations Janice Lawson.
            NNSA honors SRS

            Plaques recognize work supporting nonproliferation efforts

            Pete Hanlon, NNSA Assistant Deputy Administrator for Material   Mike Budney, manager of the DOE-Savannah River Operations
            Management & Minimization, recently travelled to SRS to   Office, accepted the plaques as representative for the wide-
            express thanks for the site’s outstanding work supporting NNSA   ranging teams of federal and contractor employees, spanning
            nonproliferation missions.                            multiple organizations in SRNS, SRNL, DOE, NNSA and Centerra.
            On behalf of NNSA’s Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation,   Presenting the two plaques, Hanlon recognized the value of the two
            Hanlon presented two plaques. The first recognizes SRS for   accomplishments. “This is a testament to what you can do down
            completing the 100th shipment of spent nuclear fuel under   here and its importance,” he said.
            the Foreign Research Reactor Spent Nuclear Fuel Acceptance   NNSA’s Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation works globally
            Program.                                              to prevent state and non-state actors from developing nuclear
                                                                  weapons or acquiring weapons-usable nuclear or radiological
            The second was in recognition of the significant progress toward
            removing plutonium from South Carolina.               materials, equipment, technology and expertise.
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