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This report covers the nuclear analysis of the second core fuel loading designed for the N.S. Savannah by the Atomic Power Equipment Department of General Electric Company. A brief discussion is given of the methods of nuclear analysis applied to this core. Base core reactivity data is presented in the form of graphs and tables. Information pertinent to a safeguards analysis of the core is given. Estimates of the fuel lifetime behavior of the core are made. Information on the worth of the reactor control system as a whole and by study of gross reactor power peaking are also included in the report. (Author)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number GEAP-3303.
  • Corporate Authors:

    General Electric

    Marine Turbine & Gear Engineer, 1100 Western Ave
    Lynn, MA  United States  01910
  • Authors:
    • Brammer, H A
  • Publication Date: 1959-12-21

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 55 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026207
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: GEAP-3303
  • Contract Numbers: AT(04-3)-189
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 4 1973 12:00AM