Nuclear Merchant Ship Reactor Final Safeguards Report, Volume 6: Environmental Analysis OF NS "Savannah" Operation at Camden

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"An analysis is presented of the accidental release of activity following the operation of the NS "Savannah" at the New York Shipbuilding Corporation docks in Camden, New Jersey. Although a number of accidents are considered, the report is primarily concerned with the environmental activity levels and subsequent exposures which would result from the "maximum credible accident" (p. v).

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ix, 128 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Cottrell, W. B.; Parker, F. L.; Mann, L. A. & Schmidt, G. D. January 24, 1961.

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  • Main Title: Nuclear Merchant Ship Reactor Final Safeguards Report, Volume 6: Environmental Analysis OF NS "Savannah" Operation at Camden
  • Series Title: Atomic Energy Commission Reports
  • Added Title: Atomic Energy Commission Report ORNL-2867(Rev.)
  • Series Title: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Reports
  • Added Title: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Report ORNL-2867(Rev.)

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"An analysis is presented of the accidental release of activity following the operation of the NS "Savannah" at the New York Shipbuilding Corporation docks in Camden, New Jersey. Although a number of accidents are considered, the report is primarily concerned with the environmental activity levels and subsequent exposures which would result from the "maximum credible accident" (p. v).

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ix, 128 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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  • January 24, 1961

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Cottrell, W. B.; Parker, F. L.; Mann, L. A. & Schmidt, G. D. Nuclear Merchant Ship Reactor Final Safeguards Report, Volume 6: Environmental Analysis OF NS "Savannah" Operation at Camden, report, January 24, 1961; Oak Ridge, Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc100452/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.