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Seismic Design and Qualification for Nuclear Power Plants

IAEA Safety Series No. 50-SG-D15

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English STI/PUB/917 92-0-103592-6
20.50 1992


This guide was originally issued as Safety Guide No. 50-SG-S2. It provides details on the design of a nuclear power plant such that earthquakes at the site determined according to Safety Guide No. 50-SG-S1 will not jeopardize its safety. It gives guidance on methods and procedures for analysing, testing and qualifying structures and equipment such that they fulfil the purpose foreseen in the design.

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