CRITERIA FOR GUIDANCE IN THE DESIGN OF NUCLEAR POWERED MERCHANT SHIPS. PART 3. SECTION 8-17.

The report contains design criteria for merchant ships powered by a nuclear plant utilizing a single pressurized water or boiling water reactor. The following subjects are covered: Reactor and reactor systems, control systems, Electrical systems, health physics, waste disposal, ventillation systems, shield design and optimization, marine accident analysis.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This report is the revised edition of the original manuscript submitted Jan. 1960. See also PB-173602-1, MRIS #027517, and PB-173602-2, MRIS #027518.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Gibbs and Cox, Inc.

    New York, NY  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1961-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 521 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00027516
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: MA-1681
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1973 12:00AM