Agency Specific Information
simulator specific development, proposal evaluation, contractor selection,
and ongoing support for 3 years.
Oil and Gas Technology
The goal of this program is to establish an oil and gas technology center in
Center in Russia
a producing region of the Russian Federation to address technical,
economic, and institutional issues associated with the decline in Russian
oil and gas production.
Purchase of Russian
Under terms of an agreement between
and Minatom, the United States
Plutonium 238 (Pu 238)
purchases Pu 238, a nonweapons grade isotope of plutonium, from the
Mayak Production Association in Russia. The United States uses Pu 238
for civilian space power applications and Russia uses the hard currency
from the sales for environmental remediation and social rehabilitation of
the Chelyabinsk region.
Russian Railcar Surety
This project, in conjunction with a larger project for design and
procurement of railcar modification kits, studies mechanisms for
improving the safety of Russian rail transportation of dismantled nuclear
Russian Highly Enriched
This program supports Russian design, development, and implementation
of nuclear material protection, control, and accountability systems at
facilities in Russia associated with the U.S. Russian highly enriched
Security Enhancement for
With funding from
provides kits and spares for cargo cars and
guard cars to ensure the safe and secure transportation of nuclear
weapons and nuclear weapons material.
Expenditures during fiscal years 1994 and 1995 were settlements with
Russian laboratories as a result of termination of the program. The
program is now closed.
Support for Bilateral Arms
supports laboratory activities directed toward verification of fissile
material production, implementation of agreements to increase