BWR Reference Design for PL-3

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Abstract: The natural circulation, direct cycle, boiling water reactor reference design presented in this technical report is the alternate to the preferred preliminary design developed under Phase I of the PL-3 contract. The report presents plant design criteria, summary of plant selection, plant description, reactor and primary system description, thermal and hydraulic analysis, nuclear analysis, control and instrumentation description, shielding description, auxiliary systems, power plant equipment, waste disposal, buildings and tunnels, services, operation and maintenance, logistics, erection, cost information and training program outline.

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200 pages ; illustrations.

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Humphries, G. E. February 28, 1962.

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Abstract: The natural circulation, direct cycle, boiling water reactor reference design presented in this technical report is the alternate to the preferred preliminary design developed under Phase I of the PL-3 contract. The report presents plant design criteria, summary of plant selection, plant description, reactor and primary system description, thermal and hydraulic analysis, nuclear analysis, control and instrumentation description, shielding description, auxiliary systems, power plant equipment, waste disposal, buildings and tunnels, services, operation and maintenance, logistics, erection, cost information and training program outline.

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200 pages ; illustrations.

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Contract No. AT(30-1)-2900 with the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, New York Operations Office.

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  • Report No.: APAE-115
  • Grant Number: AT(30-1)-2900
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.AT 7:22/APAE-115
  • Accession or Local Control No: metadc1202001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1202001

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  • February 28, 1962

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Humphries, G. E. BWR Reference Design for PL-3, report, February 28, 1962; Schenectady, New York.. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1202001/: accessed July 24, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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