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NCNR Operations Schedule

2020-2021 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.

Because of Coronavirus concerns, the operating schedule is subject to change on short notice.


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

September 2 - October 12


October 13 - November 9

Shutdown (fall outage)

November 10 - December 20


December 21 - January 6, 2021 Shutdown
January 2021 COVID-related shutdown until further notice  


Created April 18, 2017, Updated January 4, 2021