Reactor Pressure Vessel Inspections
Framatome NDE solutions rings innovation, reliability and eﬃciency to Reactor Pressure Vessel (RPV) inspection thanks to our longstanding experience in automated non-destructive examination of nuclear reactor primary components. Within the scope of long-term operation and license renewal, RPV surveillance and in-service inspections are vital for Aging Management Programs. Thanks to extensive qualiﬁcations under various national codes, we have built the broadest global perspective and know-how to this challenging examination worldwide. We tailored inspection solutions for: shell and bottom-dome welds, core-belt & under-clad defects, nozzles including inner radius (NIR) and Dissimilar Metal Welds (DMWs), radial Support Lugs, threaded area of ﬂange plus studs and nuts and Bottom Mounted Nozzles (BMN).
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- Operator competitiveness
- Safety excellence
- Efficiency of operation
RPV inspections from Inner Diameter: Manipulator for complete vessel examination including UT, ET, VT
RPV inspections MIS7, CMM, nozzle PIPE manipulator (NPM) probes
RPV nozzle inspection from Inner Diameter with FRANIS systems
In Service Inspection and Non Destructive Examination
A unique set of solutions dedicated to In-Service Inspections (ISI) worldwide, for main components assessment during outagesView 42 Products.
Reactor Pressure Vessel, RPV Internals and Reactor Cavity Solutions
Unique value-added range of services from Inspection to Repair and replacement for Reactor Vessel and RPV InternalsView 33 Products.
Special and dedicated tools for complex and harsh environment
Your nuclear activities are complex and need dedicated tools: ask Framatome for an answerView 37 Products.