Reference No: A0585

Fuel Rod Non Destructive Examination (NDE) Inspection

Framatome MULTIINSPECTION Facility (MIF) in combination with the existing Fuel Elevator for fresh fuel assemblies. Framatome’s Fuel Rod Examination Device and Analysis (FREDA) system was developed from technology proven in the determination of control rod wear (Framatome’s SCORE system). The ALFRED system was developed to compile individual non-destructive fuel rod inspections into one station.

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Sub-Products

Advance Lone Fuel Rod Examination Device (ALFRED) applicable to PWR and BWR
Eddy Current Fuel Rod Contour Measurement – BKWS applicable to PWR
FREDA : Fuel Rod Examination Device & Analysis applicable to PWR
MULTIINSPECTION Facility (MIF): Tool to Inspect Fuel Assemblies applicable to PWR