CBFO

CARLSBAD FIELD OFFICE

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Carlsbad Field Office (CBFO) is committed to the protection of the workers, the public and the environment. The DOE owns and oversees the operation of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP), the nation’s only deep geologic repository for defense-related transuranic (TRU) waste and the National TRU Program (NTP).

The mission of the CBFO is to provide safe, compliant and efficient characterization, transportation and disposal of defense-related TRU waste. This includes planning and coordinating TRU waste activities under the NTP related to the characterization, treatment, packaging and transportation of TRU waste at waste generator sites. Only TRU waste that meets the requirements of the Waste Acceptance Criteria (WAC) can be permanently emplaced in WIPP.

CBFO also manages the TRU waste transportation program and TRU waste disposal operations at WIPP.

CBFO Org Chart

REINHARD KNERR, MANAGER
Office of the Manager


MARK BOLLINGER, DEPUTY MANAGER
Office of the Manager


GEORGE BASABILVAZO, CHIEF SCIENTIST
Office of the Manager


JANELLE ARMIJO, FEDERAL PROJECT DIRECTOR
Office of the Manager


MYLES HALL, LEGAL COUNSEL
Office of the Manager


J.R. STROBLE, DIRECTOR
Office of Business Operations


JAMES (ED) GARZA, ASSISTANT MANAGER
Office of Environment, Safety, Health, & QA


KENNETH PRINCEN, ASSISTANT MANAGER
Office of National TRU Program Waste Certification and Disposal