Reference No: A1342

Safety-related Analyses – Engineering Solutions for Improvement of Nuclear Safety

New safety and regulatory requirements as well as power plant upgrades and long-term operation (LTO) of NPPs present challenges to NPP operators as they trigger the need for various safety analyses and assessments. Framatome as original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of worldwide operating NPPs has a large experience developing safety concepts and implementing safety improvements, covering also the lessons learned in connection with core melt accidents.

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Compliance Studies on Nuclear Rules & Regulations
Deterministic Safety Analyses (SCC Screening and Analyses)
Environmental Evaluation/Analyses and Countermeasures (Temperatures, Flooding Protection)
Inherent Boron Dilution
Periodic Safety Review (PSR) (General Approach incl. SSA and PSA)
Risk informed and probabilistic Safety Analyses (PSA / PRA)
Safety analyses up to safe shutdown state
Safety Improvements Studies (Weak Point Analyses, External Hazards Study)
Safety studies’ extension - shutdown states
Safety transient analyses: coupled methods for transient analyses
Steam Generator Tube Rupture analyses
Stress Test Support Studies
Thermal Oscillation Phenomenon
Upgrade for safe operating at reduced inventory