Application of the LR-56 at DOE Facilities in the United States

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The ability to ship Type B liquid packages will be necessary for the nuclear industry to meet the energy production requirements of the next century. There are no packages licensed in the United States for transportation of large quantities of such liquids at present. Packages designed for transporting liquids must address technical challenges and incorporate features which are not common to packages designed for solid contents. These issues and the methods of addressing them are illustrated by the safety analysis performed for utilization of the LR-56 Liquid Package at US DOE facilities.

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Smith, A.C. May 1, 1998.

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  • Smith, A.C. Westinghouse Savannah River Company, AIKEN, SC (United States)

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The ability to ship Type B liquid packages will be necessary for the nuclear industry to meet the energy production requirements of the next century. There are no packages licensed in the United States for transportation of large quantities of such liquids at present. Packages designed for transporting liquids must address technical challenges and incorporate features which are not common to packages designed for solid contents. These issues and the methods of addressing them are illustrated by the safety analysis performed for utilization of the LR-56 Liquid Package at US DOE facilities.

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INIS; OSTI as DE97054341

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  • PATRAM `98: 12. international conference on packaging and transportation of radioactive material, Paris (France), 10-15 May 1998

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  • Other: DE97054341
  • Report No.: WSRC-MS--97-0551
  • Report No.: CONF-980507--
  • Grant Number: AC09-96SR18500
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 656893
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc704061

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Smith, A.C. Application of the LR-56 at DOE Facilities in the United States, article, May 1, 1998; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc704061/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.