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Safe Management of the Operating Lifetimes of Nuclear Power Plants

A Report by the International Nuclear Safety Group

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Russian STI/PUB/1085 978-92-0-407514-4
29 10.00 2014

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This publication deals with a general approach to the safe management of the operating lifetimes of nuclear power plants, which requires a continuing quest for excellence. It also responds to the concerns about maintaining adequate safety levels at ageing plants, even beyond their design lifetimes.
Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. General safety objective; 3. Ageing processes; 4. Considerations related to design and construction; 5. Comparison with the design basis; 6. Review of the reference safety levels; 7. Safety reviews; 8. Infrastructure support for safe management of the operating lifetimes; 9. Management responsibilities.

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