NEI Summary of Strategic Lessons Learned & Good Practices for Nuclear Construction

Learning Legacies and Insights Spanning Over 40 Years and 32 Reference Documents

Basis for Consolidated Report of Key Issues for Success

Report Reference NumberYear Report was PublishedIndustry Report / Paper / Presentation DescriptionIndustry Publishing Organization
11978Nuclear Power Construction Stabilization Agreement (NPCSA)Four EPC Firms and  AFL‐CIO Building and Construction Trades
21983St. Lucie 2: A Nuclear Plant Built on Schedule, Bill DerricksonFlorida Power & Light Company / Project Management Institute Symposium
31984St. Lucie 2: Doing It Right in Nuclear Construction, L. TsakirisAmerican Society of Civil Engineers, Spring Conference
41984Improving Quality in the Design and Construction of  Nuclear Power PlantsNUREG 1055, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
51987Achievements in Construction and Best PracticesInternational Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA),  Vienna Conference
61988Understanding the Outcomes of Megaprojects, Edward W. MerrowRand Corporation
71990Improving Nuclear Construction PerformanceDuke Power Corp. and U.S. Department of Energy
81990Enhancing Constructability through DesignDuke Power Corp. and U.S. Department of Energy
91999Improving Project Management in the DOENational Research Council Report to Congress
102007Lessons Learned for Nuclear Construction Projects, K.J. Aupperle/High Bridge Associates and C.W. Hess/Burns & RoeAmerican Nuclear Society 2007 Winter Meeting
112007An Inside Look at Ft. Calhoun’s Big OutageNuclear News Magazine
122009Construction of the National Enrichment Facility, Stephen CownesURENCO Louisiana Energy Services
132009New Nuclear Plants Need to Adopt an  Outage Management Mentality, Charles W. Hess, Michael F. Chrostowski, and Barry GustafsonTetra Tech, Inc. 
142010Lessons Learned from Construction of Nuclear FacilitiesNuclear Energy Institute (NEI) 
152010Nuclear Lessons Learned from Various ProjectsThe Royal Academy of Engineering
162010Experiences from Construction of Olkiluoto 3   Nuclear Plant in Finland, Jukka LaaksonenRadiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK)
172010Compilation of Partnering and Integrated Project Team  White Papers – Improving Construction Performance, Kenneth AupperleHigh Bridge Associates, Inc.
182012Nuclear Construction Lessons Learned  Guidance on Nuclear Safety Culture Best PracticesThe Royal Academy of Engineering
192012Project Management Trends and PracticesPrice Waterhouse Coopers
202013London 2012 Olympics ‐ Project Controls LessonsOlympic Delivery Authority
212013Alternating 4/10's and Nuclear Power Construction  Stabilization Agreement ‐ Reduced Schedules & Costs, Kenneth AupperleHigh Bridge Associates, Inc. 
222016SMR Deployment & Learning from the Past & Present, James CarterEnergy Policy Institute 6th Annual Research Conference
232017Lesson ‐ learning in Nuclear Construction ProjectsWorld Nuclear Association
242017Construction Productivity Impacts due to   Extended Work Weeks, Shift Work, & FatigueHigh Bridge Associates, Inc.
252017Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy Seals Lead and Win, Messrs. Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, Retired Navy Seals OfficersReadinGraphics Book Summary
262018Nuclear Cost Drivers Summary Report, Kirsty Gogan and Eric IngersollEnergy Technologies Institute (ETI)
272018The Future of Nuclear Energy in a   Carbon Constrained WorldNuclear Energy Institute (NEI)
282018The Future of Nuclear Energy in a   Carbon Constrained WorldMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
292018Integrated Project Teams and  Leadership for Advanced Reactor Projects, Charles HessNuclear Industry Council (NIC) Advanced Reactor Summit
302019Economic Roadmap for Nuclear Power Plant ConstructionEPRI - Dominion
312019Push It to Move It –   Lessons Learned in Nuclear Project Management, David B. AmerineNuclear Fuel Services
322019Project Management Lessons Learned & Keys to Success, Kenneth AupperleHigh Bridge Associates, Inc.

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