This report documents a detailed analysis of rail operations that are important for assessing the risk of transporting high-level nuclear waste. The major emphasis of the discussion is towards "general freight" shipments of radioactive material. The purpose of this document is to provide a basis for selecting models and parameters that are appropriate for assessing the risk of rail transportation of nuclear waste.

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    Sandia National Laboratories

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    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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  • Authors:
    • Wooden, D G
  • Publication Date: 1986-3


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 117 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00961908
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAND86-7083, UC-71
  • Contract Numbers: DE-AC04-76DP00789
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 11 2003 12:00AM