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Design of the Reactor Containment and Associated Systems for Nuclear Power Plants

Specific Safety Guide

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSG-53
Specific Safety Guides

English STI/PUB/1856 ¦ 978-92-0-102819-8

89 pages ¦ 2 figures ¦ € 41.00 ¦ Date published: 2019

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This Safety Guide provides recommendations on meeting the requirements of IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSR-2/1 (Rev. 1) relevant to reactor containment and associated systems. The publication addresses the containment structure and the systems with the functions of isolation, control and management of mass and energy releases, control and limitation of radioactive releases, and control and management of combustible gases. The Safety Guide is intended for use primarily for land based, stationary nuclear power plants with water cooled reactors designed for electricity generation or for other heat generating applications, such as for district heating or desalination.

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IAEA Safety Standards, NPP, Nuclear Power Plant, Nuclear Facilities, Safety Measures, Safety Fundamentals, Nuclear Installations, Nuclear Safety, Design, Siting, Engineering Safety, Operational Safety, Radiation Safety, Safety, Safe Transport, Radioactive Material, Safe Management, Radioactive Waste, Regulatory Body, Evaluation, Management System, International Cooperation, Containment, Containment Safety Functions, Design Approach, Radiation Shielding, Accident Conditions, PIE, Postulated Initiating Events, Internal Hazards, External Hazards, Radioactive Release, Safety Classification, Plant Designs, Environmental Qualification, Radioactive Release, Design Limits, Probabilistic Safety Analyses, Structural Design, Mass, Energy, Release Management, Commissioning, Combustible Gases

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