Unit 4's reactor containment liner plate
rings, reactor vessel, steam generators, and condenser were also installed this year.
Shield conveyors are an option for both tunneling processes, such as conventional pipe jacking and tunneling for liner plate
(or beam and lagging).
The containment liner plate
, which forms the inner floor, wall and ceiling of the reactor containment building, was then fabricated and installed in 19 stages over a period of ten months.
The Emir- ates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has completed the fabrication and installation of the Containment Liner Plate
(CLP) in the Reactor Containment Building for Barakah Unit 1, the UAE's first nuclear plant.
Summary: Construction of the UAE's first nuclear energy reactor continues to progress, with the installation of the Containment Liner Plate
(CLP) in the Reactor Containment Building of Barakah Unit 1 last week.
Containment Buildings are amongst the safest and most secure structures in the world due to the thickness of their walls, the amount of reinforcing steel used, and an interior steel liner plate
used in the structure," explained Al Hammadi.
The company, which currently employs five people, manufactures liner plate
and under carriage assemblies for the mining and forestry industries.
The portal and a portion of the ramp will include the installation of a 100-feet long steel liner plate
that is expected to be completed in approximately 1-2 weeks.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication & erection of liner plate
fitting of unit.
The news comes following the successful installation of a containment liner plate
at Unit 2's Reactor Containment Building (RCB).
Major accomplishments include the completion of the 2,000 tonne containment liner plate
for the Reactor Containment Building (RCB) including placement of the upper dome, lifting the pressuriser into place and lifting the roof frame for the Unit 2 main control room.
Summary: ABU DHABI - Construction of the UAE's first nuclear energy reactor continues to progress, with the installation of the Containment Liner Plate
(CLP) in the Reactor Containment Building for Barakah Unit 1 last week.