Reactor dismantling makes fast progress

Hibbert, Lee
October 2002
Professional Engineering;10/30/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p9
Trade Publication
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.


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