The Oak Ridge Operations Office (Operations Office) and the Office of Scientific and Technical Information
(OSTI) are responsible for safeguarding and controlling personal property in their possession and in the
possession of their contractors. Categories of personal property include vehicles, heavy mobile equipment,
computers and software, office furniture and equipment, laboratory equipment, security and protection
equipment, and shop equipment. The objective of this audit was to determine whether the Operations Office
and OSTI adequately safeguarded and properly accounted for personal property in their possession and in
the possession of their non-integrated contractors.