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.
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
Operating Technical specifications, documentation, licensing studies, regulatory bodies, interfaces …
Benefit from our unique expertise of licensing/qualification and standard compliance requirements of Safety Authorities worldwide for both PWR and BWRView 10 Products.
Safety analyses and engineering, safety case, PSA
Implement the optimal design modifications and changes fulfilling safety authorities requirementsView 19 Products.
Safety systems design
Efficiently validate your plant's preparedness to fulfill mandatory safety requirementsView 16 Products.
Support to safety review (including seismic assessments)
Get the optimal Safety Assessment support: Framatome's Periodic Safety Reviews support services, help anticipate required modifications and better manage related investmentsView 6 Products.