9226

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
GA-4. THE GA-4 LEGAL WEIGHT TRUCK SPENT FUEL SHIPPING CASK IS DESIGNED TO TRANSPORT UP TO FOUR INTACT PRESSURIZED-WATER REACTOR (PWR) IRRADIATED SPENT FUEL ASSEMBLIES AS AUTHORIZED CONTENTS. THE PACKAGING INCLUDES THE CASK ASSEMBLY AND TWO IMPACT LIMITERS, EACH OF WHICH IS ATTACHED TO THE CASK WITH EIGHT BOLTS. THE OVERALL DIMENSIONS OF THE PACKAGING ARE APPROXIMATELY 90 INCHES IN DIAMETER AND 234 INCHES LONG. THE CONTAINMENT SYSTEM INCLUDES THE CASK BODY (CASK BODY WALL, FLANGE, AND BOTTOM PLATE); CASK CLOSURE; CLOSURE BOLTS; GAS SAMPLE VALVE BODY; DRAIN VALVE; AND PRIMARY O-RING SEALS FOR THE CLOSURE, GAS SAMPLE VALVE, AND DRAIN VALVE. THE GROSS WEIGHT OF THE PACKAGE IS 55,000 POUNDS.
Certificate no:
USA/9226/B(U)F-85
Package Type:
B
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N
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