Sandia has both history and key technical staff with leadership history and knowledge of these subsurface science programs within the DOE. DOE, therefore, has tapped Sandia with administrative leadership responsibilities in addition to our technical activities for the following programs:

Recent Highlights

Literature Survey of Crude Oil Properties Relevant to Handling and Fire Safety in Transport Report

DOT_studyThe Department of Energy (DOE) is helping to develop an understanding of scientific questions associated with the production, treatment, and transportation of crude oils, including Bakken crude oil. To support this effort, the Department’s Sandia National Laboratories recently completed a report in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, Literature Survey of Crude Oil Properties Relevant to Handling and Fire Safety in Transport, (SAND2015-1823) Unlimited Release, Printed March 2015.