STATUS OF THE MARITIME REACTOR PROGRAM ORNL JUNE 1, 1962 TO OCTOBER 1, 1962

The outcome of a series of in-place filter tests on the emergency and normal ventilation system of the reactor compartment is reported, and an evaluation of the consequence of the N.S. Savannah MCA (maximum credible accident) in port is presented. Results of the shielding survey confirm that dose rates in the passenger and crew areas exceed the specified limits at only one point. Also, material is presented on the measurement of fission product activities in samples taken from the pressurized water loop.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number ORNL-CF-62-10-22.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory

    Department of Energy
    Oak Ridge, TN  USA  37831

    Union Carbide Nuclear Company

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  • Authors:
    • McCurdy, H C
  • Publication Date: 1962-10-2

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026508
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Status Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: W-7405-eng-26
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 14 1973 12:00AM