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Recommendation: The NNSA Administrator should implement a common work breakdown structure across NNSA program offices in the nuclear security enterprise, standardized at a high level to allow for program office customization but also to allow for the collection of total program costs. (Recommendation 1)
Agency: Department of Energy: National Nuclear Security Administration Status: Open Priority recommendation
Comments: In May 2019, NNSA decided to assess the feasibility of implementing a common work breakdown structure across all of the program offices. In fiscal year 2020, NNSA plans to collect the management and operating (M&O) contractors' financial data using the common work breakdown structure for all program offices and--for the Offices of Safety, Infrastructure and Operations and Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation--the programmatic work breakdown structures. In March 2020, NNSA plans to make a decision on whether to implement a common work breakdown structure across all of the program offices.