Decommissioning

EXCEL is a trusted resource for those plants that are undergoing the difficult process of decommissioning. Our exemplary vision of the decommissioning process provides the basis for our experienced personnel to plan and execute the necessary decommissioning tasks to alleviate any uncertainty or concerns. EXCEL’s reputation as a leader in the nuclear industry and long-standing, excellent relationship with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has contributed to being recognized as the premier supplier of licensing and regulatory compliance. In accordance with EXCEL’s Mission Statement, EXCEL provides the highest quality professional services to our clients and the nuclear industry by focusing on the resolution of regulatory, technical and safety issues to support our clients in achieving the greatest level of safety and performance in nuclear facility operations in the most cost effective manner.

EXCEL’s experience in decommissioning includes assisting licensees with the following:

Drafting of the Cessation of Power Letters;

Drafting of the Permanently Defueled Letters;

Development of the Post Shutdown Decommissioning Activities Report;

Development of the Decommissioning Cost Estimate;

Conversion of the Emergency Plan to the Permanently Defueled Technical Specifications including answering NRC Requests for Additional Information (RAIs);

Conversion of the Updated Final Safety Analysis Report (UFSAR) to a Defueled Safety Analysis Report (DSAR)

Revision of the Licensee Controlled Specifications (LCS) to reflect the Permanently Defueled condition of the plant;

Providing Independent Review of the 10 CFR 50.59 Screens and Evaluations performed for retirement of plant systems from service as part of the decommissioning process;

General licensing support in all aspects of decommissioning

EXCEL’s past and present decommissioning clients includes Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Duke Energy Florida, Inc., and Southern California Edison. EXCEL’s teams of professionals are known for delivering projects on schedule, within budget and in full compliance with regulatory requirements. If your organization needs experienced top notch professionals to make your decommissioning experience successful, then EXCEL is not only the clear choice but the only choice.