CURRENT STATUS AND FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS FOR A TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM FOR SPENT FUEL AND RADIOACTIVE WASTE

This report is part of the OWI Transportation/Logistics systems analysis of problems associated with shipping these wastes to waste terminal storage facilities. It covers governmental regulations and functional responsibilities, highway and rail transportation status and economic considerations, assessment of present industry capabilities and business-related considerations, important receiving facility considerations, necessary engineering and licensing-related aspects of packaging systems, and essential elements of reprocessing plant waste activities including packaging and transportation. (ERA citation 03:044275)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Allied-General Nuclear Services

    Barnwell, SC  USA 

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20585
  • Authors:
    • Anderson, R T
    • Darr, D G
    • Godfrey, W L
    • Keely, R B
    • Lusk, E C
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 481 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186827
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: W-7405-ENG-26
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM