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Quality control deviations on fuel assembly rods: no operating impact on the French nuclear fleet | EDF FR

Quality control deviations on fuel assembly rods: no operating impact on the French nuclear fleet... Areva notified the EDF Group of quality control deviations on certain rods used to manufacture fuel assemblies. The supplier is not able to demonstrate that quality control substantiating leaktightness of these rods has been properly performed.

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First Cyclife participation to the Waste management symposium | Cyclife

EDF notably pointed out its works on the management of control rods to limit the volume of Intermediate Activity Long-lived Waste. During operation, the PWR control rods are either completely extracted (scram or safety rods) or partially inserted in the operating zone of the core (fine control or operating rods).

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First Cyclife participation to the Waste management symposium | Cyclife

EDF notably pointed out its works on the management of control rods to limit the volume of Intermediate Activity Long-lived Waste. During operation, the PWR control rods are either completely extracted (scram or safety rods) or partially inserted in the operating zone of the core (fine control or operating rods).

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New participation in WMS for Cyclife ! | Cyclife

This symposium provided the opportunity for Cyclife brand to present the result of its last works on the Co- 60 tracer or on the management of irradiated control rods (presentations by EDF engineering team) and on the decontamination and melting of reactor upper internals or on the management of metals from decommissioning of nuclear facilities (presentations by Cyclife Sweden team).

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New participation in WMS for Cyclife | Cyclife

This symposium provided the opportunity for Cyclife brand to present the result of its last works on the Co- 60 tracer or on the management of irradiated control rods (presentations by EDF engineering team) and on the decontamination and melting of reactor upper internals or on the management of metals from decommissioning of nuclear facilities (presentations by Cyclife Sweden team).

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SOCODEI'S PROJECT SO'GARD HONORED | Cyclife

The first type of waste to be treated will be control rods guides. A new cutting unit will be built on site to prepare the metal for melting (first operations target date.

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Accident prevention | EDF FR

This consists in systematically addressing potential technical failures and human error by setting up successive lines of defence: safety systems, procedures, technical and administrative controls... For example ",the control clusters" used by operators to adjust electricity generation will automatically drop if an abnormal situation occurs, shutting down the reactor within a few seconds.

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