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NCNR Operations Schedule

2020 Operations Schedule

Note: the reactor will normally start up by noon on the first day and shut down just before midnight on the last day of the operating cycle listed.


January 3 - February 11 Operating
February 12 - March 3 Shutdown
March 4 - March 17 Operating

Below is the current short term plan of operations.  Depending on Coronavirus concerns, it is subject to change on short notice.

July 15 - August 9 Operating
August 10 - September 1 Shutdown

September 2 - October 10


October 11 - November 9

Shutdown (fall outage)

November 10 - December 18



Created April 18, 2017, Updated August 13, 2020