Manufacturing Nuclear Fuel

When:  Sep 19, 2023 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Tennessee:Knoxville Section

In-Person Start: 6:00 pm with a catered meal.  Zoom will start at 6:45

Please let us know you're coming so we can plan for food. Email Sherman Meade at, or text 865-223-2690 before 9/16/23.

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Business Meeting

An election for next year’s officers will be held in a brief business meeting before the program. The Nominations Chair has provided this list:

    Chair:               Michael Owens

    Chair-Elect:    Melissa Bailey

    Treasurer:       Robert Dulan

    Secretary:       Lauren Birdsell

The new officers begin their term on January 1.

­­­Mark L. McClure, PMP, Site Director, Oak Ridge Technology and Manufacturing Center

Mr. McClure is Site Director for Centrus’ Technology and Manufacturing Center (TMC) in Oak Ridge TN. The TMC is a 440,000 square foot secure facility housing engineering design and modeling, full scale testing, and precision manufacturing of gas centrifuges. In addition to manufacturing high speed centrifuges, the TMC serves as a manufacturing center in support of the nation’s nuclear weapons complex.  He has also served as Program Manager for the Centrus – X-energy partnership, developing the next generation TRISO based nuclear fuel manufacturing facility.  Mr. McClure has been working for Centrus Energy on the American Centrifuge Project since November 2014. 


Radio Systems Corporation,
10411 Cogdill Road
Knoxville, TN 37932
Online Instructions:
Login: Zoom Link at 7PM EDT: Meeting ID: 873 3997 8681, Passcode: 792073


John Mashburn