Decommissioning is a general term for a formal process to remove something from active status. Specific instances include:

  • Decommissioned highway
  • Greenfield status of former industrial sites
  • Nuclear decommissioning of power plants
  • Disarmament
  • Decommissioning in Northern Ireland of paramilitary weapons
  • Demobilization of soldiers
  • Ship-Submarine Recycling Program for U.S. nuclear vessels

Other articles related to "decommissioning":

Good Friday Agreement - Decommissioning and "normalisation"
... This took two aspects decommissioning of weapons held by paramilitary groups the "normalisation" of security arrangements in Northern Ireland ... to "use any influence they may have" to bring about the decommissioning of all paramilitary arms within two years of the referendums approving the Agreement ... A series of rounds of decommissioning by the IRA took place (in October 2001, April 2002 and October 2003) and in July 2005 the IRA announced the formal end of its campaign ...
Decommissioning In Northern Ireland
... Decommissioning in Northern Ireland was a process in the Belfast Agreement as part of the Northern Ireland peace process ... The concern about decommissioning was a defining issue in the effort to negotiate a peace in Northern Ireland ...
Tōkai Nuclear Power Plant - Reactors On Site - Unit 1
... The experience in decommissioning this plant is expected to be of use in the future when more Japanese plants are decommissioned ... March 2001 last of the nuclear fuel moved off-site October 4, 2001 decommissioning plan announced December 2001 decommissioning begins, spent fuel pool is cleaned 2003 turbine room and electric generator ...
CCGS Tupper - Decommissioning
... She has been laid up in Halifax Harbour in at least three locations since, including Karlsens Wharf in Halifax, Woodside Atlantic Wharf in Dartmouth, and the Dartmouth Marine Slips ... Apparently she is for sale, and may not be traveling to Italy for conversion to a mega-yacht, which was the fate of her sistership Simon Fraser, decommissioned 2001 ...