Category Archives: Nuclear power plant life management processes: Guidelines and practices for heavy water reactors

COORDINATED APPLICATION OF THE SYSTEMATIC AGEING MANAGEMENT PROCESS

This section gives comments on the application of each of the elements of the systematic ageing management process, shown in Figure 12. II.2.1. UNDERSTANDING SSC AGEING Adequate understanding of SSC ageing is the basis of the systematic ageing management process and the key to successful proactive ageing management. The level of understanding of SSC ageing depends to a large extent […]

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CONFIGURARTIONS

Plant configuration data of design, materials, manufacture and assembly of the fuel channel is basically reviewed to see the conditions that can have a significant influence on fuel channel ageing. This includes pressure tube to end fitting zero clearance and low clearance rolled joints, calandria tube design criteria, annulus spacer design criteria, and end fitting design criteria. History docket is […]

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