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Title: Current Activities of the ASME Subgroup NUPACK

Current activities of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Section III Subgroup on Containment Systems for Spent Fuel High-Level Waste Transport Packagings (also known as Subgroup NUPACK) are reviewed with emphasis on the recent revision of Subsection WB. Also, brief insightson new proposals for the development of rules for internal support structures and for a strain-based acceptance criteria are provided.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
920411
Report Number(s):
INL/CON-07-13191
None; TRN: US0805567
DOE Contract Number:
DE-AC07-99ID-13727
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Materials,Miami, Florida,10/21/2007,10/26/2007
Research Org:
Idaho National Laboratory (INL)
Sponsoring Org:
DOE - EM
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 - MGMT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; CONTAINMENT SYSTEMS; ENGINEERS; PACKAGING; RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS; SPENT FUELS; TRANSPORT; WASTES ASME; Code development; Section III, Division 3; Subgroup NUPACK