TITLE

Reactor dismantling makes fast progress

AUTHOR(S)
Hibbert, Lee
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;10/30/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the progress on the nuclear reactor decommissioning project in Great Britain. Development of advanced gas cooled reactor at Sellafield in Cumbria, England; Removal of the thermal shield surrounding the core and protecting the pressure vessel from the extreme core temperatures. INSET: Mothballed for 20 years.
ACCESSION #
8824268

 

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