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Puerto Rico Energy Center Study: Volume 1

Description: From introduction: The scope of work of the study was to compile and analyze information on the resources and requirements of the southwestern, southeastern, and north-central coastal regions of the Commonwealth, and assess industrial and agricultural activities which in conjunction with the power and desalting plants, might comprise the energy center complex. The study was also to identify the need for any experimental, pilot or demonstration projects which benefit the practical application of the Energy Center concept in Puerto Rico.
Date: July 1970
Creator: Burns and Roe
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Puerto Rico Energy Center Study: Executive Summary

Description: From introduction: The scope of work of the study was to compile and analyze information on the resources and requirements of the southwestern, southeastern, and north-central coastal regions of the Commonwealth, and assess industrial and agricultural activities which in conjunction with the power and desalting plants, might comprise the energy center complex. The study was also to identify the need for any experimental, pilot or demonstration projects which benefit the practical application of the Energy Center concept in Puerto Rico.
Date: July 1970
Creator: Burns and Roe
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Heavy Water Moderated Power Reactor Plants [Part 1]: Design Study

Description: From preface: This report is one of a series covering a design study of heavy water moderated power reactor plants with the objective of selection and recommendation of a conceptual design for providing optimum economics with slight fuel enrichment.
Date: February 1960
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The High Intensity Food Irradiator: Report 17

Description: From introduction: A thorough investigation, both experimental and theoretical was carried out on plaque type radiators. Five phases of the work are reported: preliminary design analysis, experimental measurements, computational program and analytical studies, followed by a general discussion of source design principles. The results are summarized in graphs and formulae which may be applied to other design requirements.
Date: May 1, 1960
Creator: Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Puerto Rico Energy Center Study: Volume 2

Description: From introduction: This report concerns nuclear power plant deployment in Puerto Rico.
Date: July 1970
Creator: Burns and Roe
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Standardization of Industrial Nuclear Power Plant Components and of Low Power Reactor Systems Report for 1954: Studies Conducted Under an Agreement with the United States Atomic Energy Commission, February 1954 - January 1955

Description: From objectives: This report is a comprehensive review of the American Machine & Foundry Company's Industrial Participation activities for the fiscal year of 1954 and includes a detailed description of technical findings, results of economic analysis and an orientation of the project plans for continued studies.
Date: February 1955
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Puerto Rico Energy Center Study: Site Selection Supplement

Description: From introduction: The PRWRA has contracted with the AEC to study the application of an Energy Center in Puerto Rico. The authority in turn has retained Burns and Roe, Inc. as a subcontractor and the Dow Chemical Company as a major sub-subcontractor to carry out this study.
Date: July 1970
Creator: Burns and Roe
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Report of the Fluid Fuel Reactors Task Force

Description: From preface: This report was prepared by a task force that met continuously in January and February of 1959 for the purposes of making a relative comparison of the fluid fuel reactor concepts for technical feasibility.
Date: February 1959
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Symposium on Problems in Irradiation Capsule Experiments: October 1963

Description: From introduction: The present paper gives a brief description of the NASA Plum Brook Reactor Facility, discusses the criteria used for design of the capsules, and describes the capsules.
Date: March 1964
Creator: Rice, William L. R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Organic Cooled Reactor Study [Part 3]: Reactor Concept Evaluation

Description: From summary and conclusions: The purpose of this volume is to present the results of design studies to select the optimum-sized electric power station utilizing an organic cooled nuclear reactor and to evaluate and optimize the various reactor concepts, with special attention to selection of the moderator, consistent with the basic design criteria established by the AEC.
Date: July 1959
Creator: Bechtel Corporation
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Boiling Water Reactor Study [Part 1]: 306 Mw Power Reactor Conceptual Design

Description: From introduction: In general, the objective of this study is to provide for the development of the conceptual design criteria for the most promising type of boiling water reactor and associated complete electrical generating plant consistent with a schedule calling for start of construction in July 1960.
Date: July 1959
Creator: Ebasco Services Incorporated
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Boiling Water Reactor Study [Part 3]: 306 Mw Coal-Fired Installation

Description: From introduction: The objectives of this study are to determine the estimated capital and energy costs of this typical conventional coal-fired installation, consistent with a schedule calling for completion of construction April 1964.
Date: July 1959
Creator: Ebasco Services Incorporated
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Boiling Water Reactor Study [Part 2, Supplement]: Separate Studies

Description: From summary and conclusions: This study has been made to determine the feasibility of installing reheat steam facilities in conjunction with the selected 306-mw boiling water nuclear power plant.
Date: February 1960
Creator: Ebasco Services Incorporated
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Final Report : Large Reactor Study for Sea Water Distillation

Description: From introduction: This report presents the results of a study of large nuclear reactor systems for supplying energy for the distillation of sea water.
Date: July 1963
Creator: Bechtel Corporation
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department