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Maintenance, Periodic Testing and Inspection of Research Reactors

Safety Guide

English STI/PUB/1270 92-0-109806-5
67 1 30.00 2006

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This Safety Guide provides practical guidance on how to fulfil requirements on research reactor safety. It covers a broad range of international practices, including preventive and corrective maintenance of structures, systems and components, periodic testing to ensure that operations remain within established operating limits and conditions, and non-routine inspections. This Safety Guide is applicable to all types of heterogeneous research reactors having a power rating of up to several tens of megawatts.

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