Metals and Controls
Metals and Controls is an AWE facility from 1968-1997 so workers are eligible to file Part B claims.
Metals and Controls has a Special Exposure Cohort which covers all workers with specific cancers and at least 250 days of employment for January 1, 1952-December 31, 1967.
Records indicate that Metals and Controls Corporation fabricated fuel elements for production reactors, but it is unclear whether its work related to the nuclear weapons complex. For example, Metals and Controls Corporation fabricated uranium foils for reactor experiments and fuel components, fabricated complete reactor cores for the Naval Reactors program, and fabricated uranium fuel elements for experimental and research reactors. Records indicate shipments of depleted uranium between Rocky Flats and M&C during the period from 1955-1958.During the period of residual contamination, as designated by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and as noted in the dates above, employees of subsequent owners and operators of this facility are also covered under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act.
DOE Legacy Management has an Metals and Controls webpage because it was considered for FUSRAP.
DOL provides Part B statistics on Metals and Controls.