A nuclear servicing system for the N.S. Savannah is described in detail as well as the safety features provided for system operation. The proposed servicing facilities include a non-propelled floating facility for providing services at any point in a harbor where service might be required; a permanently installed shore facility located on navigable water with maintenance, storage, and decontamination areas; maintenance, repair, and drydocking procedures and requirements; and transportation equipment to transport all radioactive material to a reprocessing plant or a disposal site in shielded containers.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number SPD-59-060.
  • Corporate Authors:

    General Dynamics

    Quincy, MA  United States  02169
  • Authors:
    • Garabedian, H V
  • Publication Date: 1959-6-22

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 29 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026143
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SPD59-060
  • Contract Numbers: AT(30-3)-338
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1973 12:00AM