Engineering solutions contribute to nuclear performance gains

Swanekamp, Robert
July 1996
Power;Jul96, Vol. 140 Issue 7, p18
Trade Publication
Reveals that the spray additive portion of the containment spray system (CSS), an engineering solution that is contributing to impressive performance gains at nuclear power plants, can be eliminated at presssurized-water-reactor plants. CSS as a safety system designed to reduce pressure, temperature, and the quantity of airborne fission products in the containment building during a loss-of-coolant accident.


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