Earthquake resistant buttresses added to reactor high hats.
SRP receives AEC's "Best Ever" award for the largest number of injury-free manhours ever accumulated by an AEC contractor.
SRP is designated first National Environmental Research Park. Land is set aside for ecological studies.
Inspection of fuel elements and storage in
M Area honeycomb.
SRP retires the film badge in favor of thermoluminescent dosimeters (TLDs) for monitoring personnel radiation exposure over time.
Buttresses added to SRP reactor high hats (except R) to prevent collapse in the event of an earthquake.
Plutonium Fuel Fabrication facility startup
Savannah River Archaeological Program
Savannah River Archaeological Program established on Site to perform data analysis of prehistoric and historic sites on SRP land.
Three-day anti-nuclear protest staged on Site. This begins a period of several years of anti-nuclear protests.