Outstanding Phase 2 tests are reported for the nuclear power system of the N.S. Savannah. Data is given on various outstanding items, accompanied by reference sources and test results. The reports include: performance testing of the loss of flow circuits of the safety system, and of the control rod drive mechanisms after installation of new buffer seal shafts; strength and leak testing of portions of the buffer seal and gaseous adsorption equipment subsequent to the completion of minor modifications; leak tightness of the containment vessel manways and of the seal welds on the primary system pumps; labeling of all important components of the nuclear power plant; performance testing of primary system relief valves; emergency cooling sea water pump operation; and performance testing of the reactor compartment ventilation system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number NSS-104A.
  • Corporate Authors:

    New York Shipbuilding Corporation

    Savannah Nuclear Technology Department
    Camden, NJ  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1961-12-18

Media Info

  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026373
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NSS-104A
  • Contract Numbers: MA-1675
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1973 12:00AM