Woody Epstein passed away of a sudden stroke on February 5th, 2019. … [Read more...] about He Was a Good Cook. Fuck Authority.
Since 2012, ABS Consulting (ABSG Consulting), Appendix R Solutions (ARS), Curtiss-Wright, and RIZZO Associates have been working together to provide fire prevention and analysis services; seismic, flooding, and other external hazards evaluations; and full-scope Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) services. These world-class organizations are collaborating to provide quality … [Read more...] about A new approach to risk consulting
We have put together an earthquake investigation team of international experts to visit Kyushu starting the evening of 4/17. The team is made up of some of the same experts who did the IAEA Mission to Onagawa investigation after the 3.11 Great Tohoku Earthquake. If you would like more information, please contact me directly. … [Read more...] about Earthquakes in Kyushu
I am pleased to announce that I have joined Curtiss-Wright, Scientech Nuclear Division. and will manage the new Japan office in Tokyo with the title, Director of Risk and Safety, Asia-Pacific. My portfolio includes Japan, Korea, China and Taiwan, where I will be responsible for safety/risk, licensing, and plant performance, in both consulting and business development … [Read more...] about Director of Risk and Safety, Asia-Pacific, Curtiss-Wright
Yesterday, the Nuclear Risk Research Center of Japan was created jointly by the Japanese government and the nuclear operating companies of Japan. Dr. George Apostolakis, former US NRC Commissioner, will be the Chief of the Center, and Mr. John Stetkar will be the Chairman of the Technical Advisory Committee. Having worked with both of these gentlemen for over 30 years, I … [Read more...] about Nuclear Risk Research Center of Japan