CORE NUCLEAR CALCULATIONS ON PRELIMINARY CORE DESIGN FOR 30,000 SHP TANKER APPLICATION

The economic and technical evaluation of a preliminary, newly designed nuclear core for 30,000 SHP tanker application is presented. The preliminary core, description of control schemes, description of a reshuffle scheme, and fuel costs for the first three core life cycles are discussed. Results and parameters of nuclear calculations are also discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number B-3-C.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Babcock and Wilcox Company

    Atomic Energy Division
    Lynchburg, VA  USA  24504
  • Authors:
    • Paulson, A E
  • Publication Date: 1960-10

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 19 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026314
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Contract Numbers: AT (30-1)-2468
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM