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Site: R. K. LE BLOND MACHINE TOOL CO. (OH.38)

Eliminated from further consideration under FUSRAP

Designated Name:Not Designated 
Alternate Name: None
 

Location: Madison & Edwards Roads , Cincinnati , Ohio  OH.38-1
Evaluation Year: 1995 OH.38-3
Site Operations: Facility used to conduct two billet drilling tests to demonstrating the capability of a LeBlond Carlstedt Rapid Boring Machine boring holes through the center of solid cast uranium billets - January, August and September, 1961.  OH.38-2
Site Disposition: Eliminated - site cleaned up at conclusion of tests. Limited period of tests and quantity of material processed - potential for residual contamination considered remote. OH.38-2
Radioactive Materials Handled: Yes  
Primary Radioactive Materials Handled: Uranium Metal (billets)  OH.38-1
Radiological Survey(s): Yes, monitoring conducted during the tests  OH.38-4
OH.38-5
Site Status: Eliminated from further consideration under FUSRAP 



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Documents Related to R. K. LE BLOND MACHINE TOOL CO.
  1. OH.38-1 - NLO letter; Jansen to SS Accountability Representative for National Lead Company of Ohio; subject: Notification of Proposed Offsite Operation; circa November 1961.
  2. OH.38-2 - AEC Research and Development Report (NLCO-886); Drilling Uranium Billets on a LeBlond-Carlstedt Borer by R.J. Jansen; issued September 13, 1963.
  3. OH.38-3 - DOE Memorandum; Murphie to E. Osheim (OH); subject: Documents Pertaining to Sites Being Evaluated in the Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program; Jan 24, 1995. Two pages.
  4. OH.38-4 - NLO Trip Report; Workum to Quigley; subject: Trip Report to LeBlond Machine Tool Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, on January 16 to 20, 1961; February 3, 1961. 15 pages.
  5. OH.38-5 - NLO Trip Report; Leininger to Quigley; subject: Trip Report to LeBlond Machine Tool Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, on August 21, 23, and 25, and September 1, 8, and 11, 1961. Four pages.
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