TITLE

I&C Modernization at Dukovany

AUTHOR(S)
Rosol, Josef
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the modernization project for the instrumentation and control (I&C) system of power utility ÄŒEZ in the Czech Republic. Among the design requirements for replacement of the existing I&C system were to provide for long term operation and to ensure high level of safety and availability. The modernization project uses the SPINLINE 3 digital nuclear safety platform from Data Systems & Solutions.
ACCESSION #
20712600

 

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