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Nuclear power plant fire protection research program

A Datta

Nuclear power plant fire protection research program

by A Datta

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Published by Division of Engineering Technology, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear power plants -- Safety measures,
  • Fire prevention -- Research -- United States,
  • Nuclear reactors -- Control -- Safety measures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. Datta
    ContributionsU.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. Division of Engineering Technology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14948183M

    Fire Protection in Power Plants: Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of Fire Protection Systems at Electric Generating Plants Setting Up A Program. Fire hazards such as large quantities of fuel, combustible/flammable liquids, electrical hazards, combustible dusts, and warehousing are common in electric power generating plants.   This video reviews the evolution of the NRC fire protection regulations and reactor oversight approach to fire protection at nuclear power plants. Regardless of which fire protection approach a.

    INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Handbook on Ageing Management for Nuclear Power Plants, Nuclear Energy Series No. NP-T, IAEA, Vienna (). This handbook on ageing management for nuclear power plants (NPPs) has been developed in compliance with relevant IAEA safety standards and draws on. However, in , a fire occurred at the Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant. That fire was very serious, because it damaged many systems required to keep the plant safe. In response, in , the NRC issued a new fire protection rule, which imposed stringent fire safety requirements.

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is issuing Revision 3 to Regulatory Guide (RG) , ``Fire Protection for Nuclear Power Plants.'' Revision 3 of RG includes administrative changes involving editorial corrections that make the document consistent with existing policy. None of. Fire safety in the operation of nuclear power plants: safety guide. — Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency, p. ; 24 cm. — (Safety standards series, ISSN –X ; no. NS-G) STI/PUB/ ISBN 92–0––3 Includes bibliographical references. 1. Nuclear power plants—Fires and fire prevention. I. International.


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