9325

Jul 17, 2015, 00:40 AM
HI-STAR 180 THE PACKAGING IS DESIGNED FOR TRANSPORTATION OF UNDAMAGED IRRADIATED URANIUM OXIDE (UO2) AND MIXED OXIDE (MOX) FUEL ASSEMBLIES. THE FUEL BASKET PROVIDES CRITICALITY CONTROL AND THE CASK PROVIDES THE CONTAINMENT BOUNDARY, HELIUM RETENTION BOUNDARY, MODERATOR EXCLUSION BARRIER, GAMMA AND NEUTRON RADIATION SHIELDING, AND HEAT REJECTION CAPABILITY. THE OUTER DIAMETER IS APPROXIMATELY 2700 MM WITHOUT IMPACT LIMITERS AND APPROXIMATELY 3250 MM WITH IMPACT LIMITERS. THE MAXIMUM GROSS WEIGHT OF THE LOADED PACKAGE IS 140 METRIC TONS.
Certificate no:
USA/9325/B(U)F-96
Package Type:
B
Historical Flag:
N
Doe Flag:
N



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