Probable maximum flood control; Yucca Mountain Site Characterization Project

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This study proposes preliminary design concepts to protect the waste-handling facilities and all shaft and ramp entries to the underground from the probable maximum flood (PMF) in the current design configuration for the proposed Nevada Nuclear Waste Storage Investigation (NNWSI) repository protection provisions were furnished by the United States Bureau of Reclamation (USSR) or developed from USSR data. Proposed flood protection provisions include site grading, drainage channels, and diversion dikes. Figures are provided to show these proposed flood protection provisions at each area investigated. These areas are the central surface facilities (including the waste-handling building and waste treatment building), tuff ... continued below

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DeGabriele, C.E. & Wu, C.L. November 1, 1991.

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This study proposes preliminary design concepts to protect the waste-handling facilities and all shaft and ramp entries to the underground from the probable maximum flood (PMF) in the current design configuration for the proposed Nevada Nuclear Waste Storage Investigation (NNWSI) repository protection provisions were furnished by the United States Bureau of Reclamation (USSR) or developed from USSR data. Proposed flood protection provisions include site grading, drainage channels, and diversion dikes. Figures are provided to show these proposed flood protection provisions at each area investigated. These areas are the central surface facilities (including the waste-handling building and waste treatment building), tuff ramp portal, waste ramp portal, men-and-materials shaft, emplacement exhaust shaft, and exploratory shafts facility.

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INIS; OSTI as DE92017282

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  • Other Information: PBD: Nov 1991

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  • Other: DE92017282
  • Report No.: SAND--88-7051
  • Grant Number: AC04-76DP00789
  • DOI: 10.2172/140769 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 140769
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc625053

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DeGabriele, C.E. & Wu, C.L. Probable maximum flood control; Yucca Mountain Site Characterization Project, report, November 1, 1991; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc625053/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.