9313

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
TN-40 THE TN-40 PACKAGING CONSISTS OF A BASKET ASSEMBLY, A CONTAINMENT VESSEL, A PACKAGE BODY WHICH ALSO FUNCTIONS AS THE GAMMA SHIELD AND NEUTRON SHIELD AND IMPACT LIMITERS. THE TN-40 IS DESIGNED TO TRANSPORT UP TO 40 PRESSURIZED WATER REACTOR (PWR) SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL ASSEMBLIES DISCHARGED FROM THE PRAIRIE ISLAND NUCLEAR GENERATING PLANT (PINGP). THESE ASSEMBLIES HAVE BEEN STORED PRIOR TO SHIPMENT IN THE TN-40 PACKAGE USED AS A DRY STORAGE CASK AT PINGP UNDER SNM-2506. THESE 29 LOADED PACKAGES AT THE PINGP ARE AUTHORIZED FOR SINGLE USE.
Certificate no:
USA/9313/B(U)F-96
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
N



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