TITLE

SG Replacement Oversight Program

AUTHOR(S)
Prabhakar, Ram N.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a Steam Generators (SG) Replacement Oversight Program undertaken by the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station (PVNGS), which is owned and operated by the Arizona Public Service (APS). PVNGS replaced the first of their steam generators in Unit 2 during the fall of 2003. As part of the replacement, a power uprate of 3% was also implemented. The design and engineering for the replacement and power uprate started sometime around late 1998. Bechtel Power Corp. was selected as the Installation Services Contractor for the program.
ACCESSION #
16110556

 

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