Reference No: A1283

New challenges proven solutions and innovative systems for accident mitigation

With its wide presence worldwide, and engineering resources in all continents, Framatome has worked closely with utilities, supporting them in their safety assessments. Framatome provides a structure for analyzing safety issues after Fukushima, and for assembling the solutions needed to address them. This framework is structured around three imperatives: resistance to major hazards, robustness of cooling capability, and prevention of environmental damage.

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Sub-Products

Advanced Hydrogenation Unit: Mitigation of the risk of hydrogen explosion
Emergency Condenser : Passive heat removal from a pressure vessel
Passive Cooling Technology: Qualified & proven solution to remove heat without electrical power supply
Passive Outflow Reducer: Fluidic diode for critical two-phase flows
Passive Pressure Pulse Transmitter: Passive initiation of safety measures, long term SBO with RPS unavailable
Primary System Depressurization Hardening
RPVL – Reactor Pressure Vessel Level Evaluation of Coolant Inventory in Reactor Pressure Vessel
Severe Accident Mitigation: A unified concept to protect nuclear facilities
SG Secondary Heat Sink Hardening