9279/B(U)F-96 (DOE)

Sep 27, 2016, 14:03 PM
MODEL HALFPACT WASTE SHIPPING CONTAINER. A STAINLESS STEEL AND POLYURETHANE FOAM INSULATED SHIPPING CONTAINER DESIGNED TO PROVIDE SINGLE CONTAINMENT FOR SHIPMENT OF CONTACT-HANDLED TRANSURANIC WASTE. THE PACKAGING CONSISTS OF AN UNVENTED, 1/4-INCH THICK STAINLESS STEEL INNER CONTAINMENT VESSEL (ICV), POSITIONED WITHIN AN OUTER CONTAINMENT ASSEMBLY (OCA) CONSISTING OF AN UNVENTED 1/4-INCH THICK STAINLESS STEEL OUTER CONTAINMENT VESSEL (OCV), AN APPROXIMATE 8-INCH THICK LAYER OF POLYURETHANE FOAM, A 1/4-INCH THICK LAYER OF CERAMIC FIBER PAPER AND A ¼ TO 3/8-INCH THICK OUTER STAINLESS STEEL SHELL. THE PACKAGE IS A RIGHT CIRCULAR CYLINDER WITH OUTSIDE DIMENSIONS OF APPROXIMATELY 94 INCHES DIAMETER AND 92 INCHES HEIGHT. THE PACKAGE WEIGHS NOT MORE THAN 18,100 POUNDS WHEN LOADED WITH THE MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE CONTENTS OF 7600 POUNDS. THE OCA HAS A DOMED LID WHICH IS SECURED TO THE OCA BODY WITH A LOCKING RING. ALTHOUGH NOT PART OF THE CONTAINMENT BOUNDARY, THE OCV CONTAINMENT SEAL IS PROVIDED BY AN OPTIONAL BUTYL RUBBER O-RING. THE OCV IS EQUIPPED WITH A SEAL TEST PORT AND A VENT PORT. ICV IS A RT. CIRCULAR CYLINDER WITH DOMED ENDS. THE OUTSIDE DIMENSIONS OF THE ICV ARE ~ 74 INCHES DIAMETER AND 69 INCHES HEIGHT. THE ICV LID IS SECURED TO THE ICV BODY WITH A LOCKING RING. THE ICV CONTAINMENT SEAL IS PROVIDED BY A BUTYL RUBBER O-RING. THE ICV IS EQUIPPED WITH A SEAL TEST PORT AND VENT PORT. ALUMINUM SPACERS ARE PLACED IN THE TOP AND BOTTOM DOMED ENDS OF THE ICV DURING SHIPPING. THE CAVITY AVAILABLE FOR THE CONTENTS IS A CYLINDER OF APPROXIMATELY 73 IN. DIA. X 45 IN. HEIGHT.
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USA/9279/B(U)F-96 (DOE)
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B
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