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The quarterly report on NPP events (January-March 2017) has been published

The quarterly report on NPP events (January-March 2017) has been published


Description

This newsletter provides feedback on Operating Experience (OE) from significant safety related events at nuclear power plants (NPPs) worldwide, every three months.

This Quarterly Report compiles the NPP events that were reported publicly during the period from 1st January to 31st March 2017.

Three events were selected from the short-list for this Newsletter, these are:

1. 26/08/2015: Both Diesel generators declared inoperable (US-WATERFORD 3).

2. 30/06/2016: Application of technical specification for the safety features actuation system instrumentation (US-D. BESSE 1).

3. 15/10/2016: Reactor vessel closure head penetration nozzle indications attributed to primary water stress corrosion cracking and a weld fabrication void (US-SHEARON HARRIS 1).

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