TITLE

Reactor Inspection System

AUTHOR(S)
Jae-Hee Kim
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2014, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
96906849

 

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