containment building

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containment building

[kən′tān·mənt ‚bil·diŋ]
(nucleonics)
A steel-reinforced concrete dome built over a nuclear reactor to trap radioactive vapors that might otherwise be released into the enviroment during a nuclear accident.
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the 3rd lot (lot 3) concerning the chooz site now includes: - the design and construction of a containment structure with a working volume of approximately 300 m 3 , - the deviation of the only permanent neutrino flow towards seo (rainwater network) towards a temporary storage (optional).
In one reactor where a robot was sent in January, much of the melted fuel is believed to have burned through the bottom of the inner reactor vessel and burrowed into the thick concrete foundation of the containment structure.
The aisle containment structure is gaining popularity because it meets these goals by providing an infrastructure that is repeatable and rapidly deployable.
a jet manages to strike a containment structure precisely in the middle, get all the way through it, penetrate the steel-and-concrete-reinforced reactor vessel, and terrorists simultaneously impair multiple redundant safety systems?
If the possibility of a blowout existed, a containment structure should have been built.
The simplicity is achieved by having no requirement for pumps or valves for the molten salt and because it can be constructed of standard materials as the neutrons do not reach the heat exchangers or containment structure.
Initially, the NPCIL team had planned to hoist the 16 ring segments individually onto the inner containment structure of reactor block three.
We built a containment structure roughly the size of a football
This work incorporates the underlying regulations, safety significance, history, design philosophy, design experience, operating experience, and application to new containment structure designs.
Over the next four months, the team will continue to cover the CLP in concrete to complete the containment structure for the reactor building.
The liner plate plays a fundamental role in ensuring the safety of the containment structure, which is where the nuclear reactor is housed.
Tetra Tech will manage the construction of access roadways, build a thermal desorption pile containment structure, excavate and dewater dioxin-contaminated soils and sediments, place the soils and sediments into the pile containment structure for treatment by others, and restore the site.