Guidance from the LBNC

The Long-Baseline Neutrino Committee (LBNC) conducted a comprehensive face-to-face review of DUNE and LBNF at Fermilab in mid-June… Across the DUNE/LBNF program, the findings and recommendations confirm that the current efforts are aimed in the right areas and that the LBNC recognizes the challenges faced by the project and collaboration…

International standards and the U.S. DOE

DUNE/LBNF has been an international project from the start. As such it presents differences from typical DOE-funded projects in many areas. We are evolving approaches to developing systems and procedures that will allow us to move forward in this international environment, and have completed an extensive amount of work in the codes and standards domain…

Project risks: make it or break it

Hiding from the blistering summer heat in a nearly windowless, air-conditioned conference room, LBNF and DUNE management met to re-evaluate and update project risks that could potentially make or break the most ambitious neutrino experiment ever conceived…

SURF tour impresses DOE VIP

On July 5th, Under Secretary Franklin Orr visited Sanford Lab in Lead, SD to visit the proposed site of the LBNF far site facilities and tour the laboratory’s 4850L…  His visit, for which he skipped a day of his family vacation in South Dakota, demonstrated his interest in this project, and it offered an excellent opportunity for an in-depth show-and-tell…