9297

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
THE TRAVELLER STD,XL, VVER PACKAGES THE PACKAGES ARE DESIGNED TO TRANSPORT NON-IRRADIATED URANIUM FUEL ASSEMBLIES OR RODS WITH ENRICHMENT UP TO 5.0 WEIGHT PERCENT. THE PACKAGE IS DESIGNED TO CARRY ONE FUEL ASSEMBLY OR ONE CONTAINER OR ROD PIPE FOR LOOSE RODS. THE PACKAGE CONSISTS OF THREE COMPONENTS: 1) AN OUTERPACK, 2) A CLAMSHELL, AND 3) A FUEL ASSEMBLY OR ROD CONTAINER. THE OUTERPACK IS A STRUCTURAL COMPONENT THAT SERVES AS THE PRIMARY IMPACT AND THERMAL PROTECTION FOR THE FUEL ASSEMBLY OR ROD CONTAINER. THE OUTERPACK HAS A LONG HORIZONTAL TUBULAR DESIGN CONSISTING OF A TOP AND BOTTOM HALF. AT EACH END OF THE PACKAGE ARE THICK LIMITERS CONSISTING OF TWO SECTIONS OF FOAM OF DIFFERENT DENSITIES SANDWICHED BETWEEN THREE LAYERS OF SHEET METAL. THE IMPACT LIMITERS ARE INTEGRAL PARTS OF THE OUTERPACK AND REDUCE DAMAGE TO THE CONTENTS DURING AN END, OR HIGH-ANGLE DROP. THE OUTERPACK ALSO PROVIDES FOR LIFTING, STACKING, AND TIE DOWN DURING TRANSPORTATION.
Certificate no:
USA/9297/AF-96
Package Type:
A
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
N



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