Reactor Inspection System

Jae-Hee Kim
May 2014
Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2014, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p40
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the need of proper inspection of nuclear reactor welds to assure the integrity of the vessels. It mentions that the reactor pressure vessels are constructed by welding large rolled plates, forged sections or nozzle pipes together and its important to inspect these welds regularly by using sensors such as ultrasonic transducers or visual cameras to avoid accidents. It also informs about Reactor Inspection Robot (RIROB), a reactor inspection robot.


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