August 17, 2005
The Honorable A. J. Eggenberger
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board
625 Indiana Avenue, NW, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20004 Ė 2901
Dear Mr. Chairman:
We are pleased to forward the enclosed Implementation Plan (Plan) for the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Boardís (Board) Recommendation 2005-1, Nuclear Material Packaging. †This Plan provides the Departmentís approach to ensure safe storage and handling of nuclear material at our sites.
We appreciate the support provided by the Board and its staff during the development of this Plan. †We will keep you informed of our progress in completing the Plan.
I have assigned Mr. Richard M. Stark as the responsible manager for ensuring the Planís successful completion. †You may contact Mr. Stark at (301) 903-4407 to answer any questions that might arise regarding details of the Plan.
Samuel W. Bodman
M. Whitaker, DR-1
J. Shaw, EH-1