9291A

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
MODEL NO.: LIQUI-RAD (LR) TRANSPORT UNIT PACKAGE. THE LR KPACKAGE IS DESIGNED TO TRANSPORT TYPE B QUANTITIES OF FISSILE URANYL NITRATE SOLUTIONS. THE PACKAGE USES THREMAL AND IMPACT LIMITING SYSTEMS TO PROTECT THE CONTAINMENT VESSEL AND PREVENT THE CONTENTS FROM BEING RELEASED. THE PRIMARY STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS OF THE LR PACKAGING CONSIST OF A STAINLESS STEEL CONTAINMENT VESSEL, A CARBON STEEL OUTER VESSEL AND A CARBON STEEL FRAMING SYSTEM. THE CONTAINMENT VESSEL IS BUILT IN ACCORDANCE WITH ASME PRESSURE VESSEL CODE (SECTION VIII, DIVISION 1) BUT DOES NOT REQUIRE AN ASME STAMP. DOUBLE O-RING SEALS ON THE CONTAINMENT VESSEL'S PRIMARY AND SECONDARY LIDS PROVIDE A LEAK TIGHT SEAL WHICH IS LEAK TESTABLE. A CLOSED-CELL PHENOLIC FOAM OR POLYURETHANE FOAM SURROUNDS THE TOP AND BOTTOM HEAD AREA OF THE CONTAINMENT VESSEL AND CERAMIC FIBER BLANKET AND BOARD INSULATION ARE USED IN THE SIDEWALLS AND OUTER LID FOR THERMAL INSULATION AND IMPACT ABSORPTION. THE MAXIMUM VOLUME OF THE CONTENTS IS LIMITED TO 230 GALLONS WHICH MAINTAINS A MINIMUM ULLAGE OF 33 GALLLONS.
Certificate no:
USA/9291/B(U)F-96
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
Y



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