9305

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
TRUPACT-III PACKAGE: A PACKAGE USED TO TRANSPORT TRANSURANIC WASTE CONTAINED IN A STANDARD LARGE BOX 2 (SLB2) PRIMARILY BY HIGHWAY TRUCKS. THE PACKAGING IS COMPRISED OF THE CONTAINMENT STRUCTURAL ASSEMBLY (CSA) MADE FROM 8-MM INNER AND OUTER STAINLESS STEEL PLATES WITH 4-MM THICK V-SHAPED STIFFENERS IN BETWEEN. A DEBRIS SHIELD RECEPTACLE IS LOCATED ALL AROUND THE OPEN END OF THE CSA INNER CAVITY. THE 109 - 120-MM POLYURETHANE FOAM, 10-MM PUNTURE RESISTANT SS PLATE, 60-MM BALSA WOOD LAYER, AND THE 6-MM SS FORM THE INTEGRAL ENERGY-ABSORBING OVERPACK STRUCTURE. A RECTANGULAR CLOSURE LID MADE FROM 4-MM THICK V-SHAPED STIFFENERS SANDWICHED BETWEEN AN INNER AND AN OUTER 12-MM THICH STAINLESS STEEL PLATE IS ATTACHED TO THE PACKAGING BODY BY 44 SOCKET HEAD CAP SCREWS AND CONTAINS 2 ELASTOMER O-RING FACE SEALS. A SAMPLING/VENT PORT WITH ELASTOMER O-RING SEALS IS RECESSED INTO THE CLOSURE LID. THE INNER SS PLATES OF THE CLOSURE LID AND THE BODY ALONG WITH THE INNER ELASTOMER O-RING SEAL, THE SAMPLING/VENT PORT INSERT, AND THE SAMPLING/VENT PORT INNER ELASTOMER O-RING SEAL FORM THE SINGLE CONTAINMENT BOUNDARY. AN OVERPACK COVER IS DESIGNED TO PROTECT THE CLOSURE LID. SEE CERTIFICATE FOR MORE DETAIL DESCRIPTION.
Certificate no:
USA/9305/B(U)F-96
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
Y



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