NS SAVANNAH REPLACEMENT CONTROL ROD DRIVES SAFEGUARDS REPORT. VOLUME 1: DESCRIPTION

The safeguard report for describing N.S. Savannah replacement control rod drives is presented. Two sections deal with (1) description of replacement drive, vessel head, and support systems and (2) rod drive reliability. Design criteria and the general system are outlined along with details of the electrical system, mechanisms, principles of operation, safety features, and construction materials. Design justification, qualification, and experience are also discussed. Illustrations are included for mechanisms and assembly, relay diagrams, and test set-ups.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number BAW-1249-Vol-1.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Babcock and Wilcox Company

    Atomic Energy Division
    Lynchburg, VA  USA  24504

    Borg-Warner Corporation

    Marvel-Schebler Products Division
    Decatur, IL  USA 
  • Publication Date: 1962-10

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 313 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 1

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026542
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: BAW-1249
  • Contract Numbers: AT(30-1)-2478
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 13 1973 12:00AM