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Title: Sandia National Laboratories: The First Fifty Years

Sandia National Laboratories: The First Fifty Years On Nov. 1, 1999, Sandia National Laboratories celebrates its 50th birthday. Although Sandia has its roots in the World War II-era Manhattan Project, Sandia began operating as a separate nuclear weapons engineering laboratory under the management of AT&T on Nov. 1, 1949. Today the lab employs more than 7,000 people at its two sites in Albuquerque and Livermore, California, and has research and development missions in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and U.S. economic competitiveness. Lockheed Martin Corporation operates Sandia for the US. Department of Energy.
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OSTI Identifier:14378
Report Number(s):SAND99-2838J
TRN: AH200136%%543
DOE Contract Number:AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:Journal Article
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Resource Relation:Journal Name: New Mexico Business Journal and Kirtland Nucleus; Other Information: Submitted to New Mexico Business Journal and Kirtland Nucleus; PBD: 3 Nov 1999
Research Org:Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM (US); Sandia National Labs., Livermore, CA (US)
Sponsoring Org:US Department of Energy (US)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; CALIFORNIA; ECONOMICS; MANAGEMENT; MANHATTAN PROJECT; NATIONAL SECURITY; NUCLEAR WEAPONS; SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES