NRC Region 1

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NRC Region 1 is the branch which covers the North Eastern United States.

Organization

http://www.nrc.gov/about-nrc/organization/rifuncdesc.html

Regional Administrator

Bill Dean

For Generic Letter submissions: RidsRgn1MailCenter@nrc.gov [1]

Division of Reactor Safety

Director: Raymond Lorson
Deputy Director: (Vacant)

The Division implements the NRC's Reactor Oversight Program in the areas of engineering, maintenance, radiological controls, emergency preparedness, security, and operator license requalification training. Additionally, the Division implements the NRC operator license examination program and the license renewal inspection program; reviews changes to emergency preparedness and security plans; provides specialized technical support; and coordinates with the technical Divisions in the Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation and the Office of Nuclear Security and Incident Response.

PLANT SUPPORT BRANCH 1

Chief: Anthony Dimitriadis

Plant Support Branch 1 inspects reactor licensee activities in the areas of physical security and emergency preparedness; provides technical expertise and support for the security safeguards and emergency preparedness programs; provides technical expertise and support for incident response; maintains the Region Incident Response Center; reviews changes to emergency preparedness and security plans; and performs Region-based baseline and supplemental security and emergency preparedness inspections.

PLANT SUPPORT BRANCH 2

Chief: James Noggle

Plant Support Branch 2 inspects reactor licensee activities in the areas of radiation protection, inservice inspection program, steam generator replacement, and independent spent fuel storage installations; and performs Region-based baseline and supplemental radiation protection and inservice inspection program inspections.

ENGINEERING BRANCH 1

Chief: James Trapp

Engineering Branch 1 inspects reactor licensee activities in the area of maintenance rule implementation, heat sink performance, and license renewal inspection programs. This branch also maintains primary responsibility for the review, assessment, and use of reactor operating experience, including liaison with NRR Reactor Operations Branch and its Operating Experience Action Plan.

ENGINEERING BRANCH 2

Chief: Paul Krohn

Engineering Branch 2 inspects reactor licensee activities in the area of engineering; provides technical expertise and support in the engineering areas of design, modifications and evaluations of changes, tests and experiments; and performs Region-based baseline and supplemental engineering inspections.

ENGINEERING BRANCH 3

Chief: John Rogge

Engineering Branch 3 inspects reactor licensee activities in the area of fire protection; provides technical expertise and support in the electrical area; and performs Region-based baseline and supplemental fire protection inspections.

OPERATIONS BRANCH

Chief: Donald Jackson

The Operations Safety Branch implements the operator licensing program by performing operator requalification training inspections and operator licensing examinations; provides technical expertise and support for the operator licensing program; and performs Region-based baseline and supplemental operator requalification training program inspections.

Division of Nuclear Materials Safety

Director: James Clifford

Deputy Director: Daniel Collins

Provides implementation policy oversight and direction for the Materials Safety Licensing and Inspection Programs, and Agreement State reviews. Manages reactor decommissioning activities and regional Site Decommissioning Management Plan (SDMP) activities. Provides for prompt onsite response to events at materials facilities and at sites in decommissioning. Manages enforcement and allegation follow-up for materials licensees and sites in decommissioning. Manages the fixed and mobile radiological laboratories in support of the materials and reactor inspection, and decommissioning program.

DECOMMISSIONING BRANCH

Chief: Marc Ferdas

Performs project management, licensing, and inspection of decommissioning activities at SDMP sites, fuel facilities, and power and non-power reactor sites. Also implements the enforcement policy and performs allegation follow up at licensed facilities.

MEDICAL BRANCH

Chief: James Dwyer

Performs licensing and inspection activities for NRC licensed medical and academic materials licensees in the Northeastern U.S. Also implements the enforcement policy and performs allegation follow up at licensed facilities.

COMMERCIAL AND R&D BRANCH

Chief: Judith Joustra

Performs licensing and inspection activities for NRC licensed commercial, industrial and R&D materials users in the Northeastern U.S. Also implements the enforcement policy and performs allegation follow up at licensed facilities.

MATERIALS SECURITY & INDUSTRIAL BRANCH

Chief: Blake Welling

Performs licensing and inspection activities for NRC licensed materials users in Virginia, South Carolina, Florida, and North Carolina. Also implements the enforcement policy and performs allegation follow up at licensed facilities.

Mailing Address

NRC Office moved May 14 to a new location.[2]

U. S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2100 Renaissance Blvd., Suite 100, King of Prussia, Pa. 19406-2713

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