SNF shipping cask shielding analysis

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The Waste Management and Remedial Action Division has planned a modification sequence for storage facility 7827 in the Solid Waste Storage Area (SWSA). The modification cycle is: (1) modify an empty caisson, (2) transfer the spent nuclear fuel (SNF) of an occupied caisson to a hot cell in building 3525 for inspection and possible repackaging, and (3) return the package to the modified caisson in the SWSA. Although the SNF to be moved is in the solid form, it has different levels of activity. Thus, the following 5 shipping casks will be available for the task: the Loop Transport Carrier, ... continued below

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Johnson, J.O. & Pace, J.V. III January 1, 1996.

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The Waste Management and Remedial Action Division has planned a modification sequence for storage facility 7827 in the Solid Waste Storage Area (SWSA). The modification cycle is: (1) modify an empty caisson, (2) transfer the spent nuclear fuel (SNF) of an occupied caisson to a hot cell in building 3525 for inspection and possible repackaging, and (3) return the package to the modified caisson in the SWSA. Although the SNF to be moved is in the solid form, it has different levels of activity. Thus, the following 5 shipping casks will be available for the task: the Loop Transport Carrier, the In- Pile Loop LITR HB-2 Carrier, the 6.5-inch HRLEL Carrier, the HFIR Hot Scrap Carrier, and the 10-inch ORR Experiment Removal Shield Cask. This report describes the shielding tasks for the 5 casks: determination of shielding characteristics, any streaming avenues, estimation of thermal limits, and shielding calculational uncertainty for use in the transportation plan.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96010784

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  • Other Information: PBD: Jan 1996

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  • Other: DE96010784
  • Report No.: ORNL/TM--13018
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • DOI: 10.2172/221015 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 221015
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc665992

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Johnson, J.O. & Pace, J.V. III. SNF shipping cask shielding analysis, report, January 1, 1996; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc665992/: accessed August 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.