Technical Services

Nuclear Safety Engineering
  • Nuclear Criticality Safety (NCS) Program Development and Implementation
  • NCS Evaluations and Approvals
  • Documented Safety Analysis (DSA) and Technical Safety Requirements (TSR) Development and Revision
  • Hazards Identification, Screening, and Evaluation
  • Dispersion and Consequence Analysis
Facility Operations and Engineering
  • Engineering program development and review
    • System assessments and operations oversight
    • Operational efficiency and cost reduction review
  • Waste Management, Packaging, and Transportation Compliance
    • Technical support for waste management and waste acceptance programs
    • Transportation safety, compliance, and logistics
    • Waste Transportation Tracking Tools and Software
    • Transportation Risk Assessment
  • Procedure Development and Implementation
  • Training Program Support Module Development and Delivery
  • Safety and Environmental Program Support
    • SMEs for fire protection; nuclear safety; radiation protection; and related areas
  • Worker Safety and Health Program development, including Integrated Safety Management System (ISMS), Safety Conscious Work Environment (SCWE), Human Performance Improvement (HPI), Voluntary Protection Program (VPP)
  • Engineering Program Development and Review
  • Specialized Engineering Design Services (Mechanical, Electrical/Instrumentation & Controls, and Civil/Structural)

BGS Safeguards and Security Capabilities:

Since the company was formed, BGS has been actively involved with sensitive government projects, information, and material subject to DOE Safeguards and Security requirements. BGS has historically performed security-related tasks for its clients. This experience, along with new staff with DOE security expertise, is the basis for our initiative to establish a significant new service offering in the Safeguards and Security business area. We are now able to provide Safeguards and Security services, encompassing Security Program Support, Physical Security, Information Security, Personnel Security, and Nuclear Material Control and Accountability (NMC&A) for our clients.

Security Program Support
  • Safeguards and Security Policies, Plans, and Procedures
  • Facility Security Officers
  • Stand-up, Review, and Qualification of Secure Facilities
  • Program Audits and Assessments
Physical Security
  • Vulnerability Assessments
  • Access Control Systems
  • Security System Design and Installation Support
  • Lock and Key Program
Information Security
  • Classified Matter Protection and Control (CMPC) Program Development and Implementation
  • Classification Program Development, Document Reviews, and Assessments
  • Export Control Program
  • Operations Security (OPSEC) Program Development and Reviews
  • Security Awareness
Personnel Security
  • Clearance Processing and Records Management
  • Development and Assessment of Security Files
  • Incidents of Security Concern
  • NMC&A Policy and Program Development and Implementation
  • Program Audits and Assessments
  • Material Balance Area Custodians

BGS personnel have extensive experience in complex and highly regulated environments. We understand the requirements and unique challenges of the federal sector and deliver support, services, and solutions tailored to each client's needs.

We provide SMEs who evaluate programs and recommend improvements; highly skilled professionals to deliver products and services; and long-term support in key program areas.

The result is strategic and technical solutions that resolve issues, improve performance, and reduce cost.

Examples of recent assignments:

  • Developed DOE qualified NQA-1 QA Program for Safety Software
  • Developed a consolidated set of DOE-compliant Engineering Practices and Procedures for a major nuclear facility (FBP)
  • Support for strategy, planning, and management of cross-cutting issues for the full range of waste managed by DOE EM (EM-30)
  • Provided engineering and operational oversight of uranium enrichment plants (DOE NE)
  • Performed verification of NCS control implementation and developed a complete flow-down matrix for the NCS requirements (Fluor Paducah Deactivation Project).
  • Performed a Hazard Category 3 to Hazard Category 2 DSA/TSR upgrade for the U1A facility in support of future subcritical experiments (NSTec).