Radiological Control Office

The Radiological Control Office is responsible for executing an effective radiological control program in connection with naval nuclear work including training and supervision of radiological control monitoring personnel assigned or detailed to the Radiological Control Office. We implement and continuously improve programs, methodologies and work products to ensure environmental and occupational safety and health responsibility and awareness among personnel.

Radiological Engineering Division - Is responsible for conducting radiological engineering and preparing procedures to reduce personnel radiation exposure, contain radioactive contamination, decontaminate material, and process and handle both liquid and solid waste associated with naval nuclear work.

Radiological Monitoring Division - Is responsible for providing control of personnel exposure to ionizing radiation protection against radioactive contamination and protection of the general public against exposure to ionizing radiation associated with naval nuclear work.

Radiological Support Division - Is responsible for assuring that all shipyard personnel have the appropriate radiological control training and/or qualifications.

Radiation Health Division - Is responsible for the radiation health aspects of the shipyard’s overall radiological control program.

Radiological Emergency Planning Division - Is responsible for preparing radiological emergency plans to assure protection of shipyard workers and the general public, including plans for emergencies within the shipyard such as reactor accidents and radiological emergencies involving radioactive materials during fires and natural disasters and for off-yard transportation accidents involving shipyard radioactive material.

Fleet Radiological Support Division - Is responsible for providing technical assistance to Fleet activities to resolve radiological controls problems.