TITLE

Concrete Pour

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the successful completion of basemat structural concrete pour for the nuclear power plant site at Sanmen in China. The said completion was announced by Westinghouse Electric Co. with partners The Shaw Group Inc., State Nuclear Power Technology Corp. (SNPTC), and Sanmen Nuclear Power Co. As indicated, the concrete will serve as the nuclear power plant's foundation including containment vessel and shield building.
ACCESSION #
42518713

 

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