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Effect of aging on the PWR chemical and volume control system

Effect of aging on the PWR chemical and volume control system

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Published by Division of Engineering Technology, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [distributor] in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pressurized water reactors -- Equipment and supplies -- Reliability.,
  • Pressurized water reactors -- Loss of coolant.,
  • Nuclear reactors -- Cooling.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by E.J. Grove, R.J. Travis, S.K. Aggarwal.
    ContributionsTravis, R. J., Agrawal, S. K., U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. Division of Engineering Technology., Brookhaven National Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15413436M

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The PWR Chemical and Volume Control System (CVCS) is designed to provide both safety and non-safety related functions. During normal plant operation it is used to control reactor coolant chemistry, and letdown and charging flow.

In many plants, the charging pumps also provide high pressure injection, emergency boration, and RCP seal injection in emergency by: 1. The effect of aging on the PWR Chemical and Volume Control System (CVCS) has been evaluated.

A detailed review of the NPRDS and LER databases for the time period, together with a review of industry and NRC experience and research, indicate that File Size: 3MB. Get this from a library. Effect of aging on the PWR chemical and volume control system. [E J Grove; R J Travis; S K Aggarwal; U.S.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. Division of Engineering Technology.; Brookhaven National Laboratory.]. PWR - Chemical & Volume Control System (CVCS) This system is used to add hydrogen for combination with any oxygen present in the reactor cooling system.

Lithium hydroxide is added to control the pH (acidity-basicity) of the reactor cooling system. Boric acid. A study was performed to assess the effects of aging on the Containment Isolation (CI) functions of Westinghouse Pressurized Water Reactors and General Electric Boiling Water Reactors.

This study is part of the Nuclear Plant Aging Research (NPAR) program, sponsored by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory. Effect of aging on the PWR Chemical and Volume Control System Technical Report Grove, E J ; Travis, R J ; Aggarwal, S K The PWR Chemical and Volume Control System (CVCS) is designed to provide both safety and non-safety related functions.

The fluid systems consist of (1) the primary water (the water that circulates inside the reactor) and (2) the water and steam in other systems, such as the chemical and volume control system, the safety injection system, the residual heat removal system, the spent fuel cooling system, contain boric acid.

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