Portsmouth X300 remote assay monitor system

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Personnel in the Instrumentation and Controls Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in association with the United States Enrichment Corporation (USEC) have recently developed a system for monitoring and tracking the assay of enriched uranium from the production facilities at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PORTS). This work was sponsored by the USEC and has involved the expansion and improvement of an existing system that was developed by ORNL. The system provides control room operators with real-time information on the withdrawal operations of uranium hexafluoride at the withdrawal stations at PORTS. An additional system was developed to display the ... continued below

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Smith, D.E. July 1, 1996.

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Personnel in the Instrumentation and Controls Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in association with the United States Enrichment Corporation (USEC) have recently developed a system for monitoring and tracking the assay of enriched uranium from the production facilities at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PORTS). This work was sponsored by the USEC and has involved the expansion and improvement of an existing system that was developed by ORNL. The system provides control room operators with real-time information on the withdrawal operations of uranium hexafluoride at the withdrawal stations at PORTS. An additional system was developed to display the real-time information from each of the three withdrawal stations at a remotely located building. This report describes the remote assay monitor and display system that has been developed and installed at PORTS Building X300.

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21 p.

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OSTI as DE96013580

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  • Other Information: PBD: Jul 1996

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  • Other: DE96013580
  • Report No.: ORNL/TM--13238
  • DOI: 10.2172/273811 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 273811
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc673313

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Smith, D.E. Portsmouth X300 remote assay monitor system, report, July 1, 1996; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc673313/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.