Navigation path

The quarterly report on NPP events (July - September 2019) has been published

The quarterly report on NPP events (July - September 2019) 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 July to 30th September 2019.

Four events were selected from the short-list for this Newsletter:

1. 29/04/2019: Manual reactor scram due to pressure and power oscillations (US / NINE MILE POINT 1).

2. 26/05/2019: Reactor trip due to a reactor coolant pump motor failure (US / ARKANSAS ONE 2)

3. 13/06/2019: Wall thickness weaknesses on differential pressure lines on main steam and feedwater systems (Germany / BROKDORF).

4. 12/09/2019: Manufacturing anomaly in steam generators (France / FRAMATOME).

Please see attachment for more details.

* In order to access the restricted areas, please first login. You can do so by using the ECAS user registration details. Please contact the administrator in case you experiment any problems or have further questions or comments.

Others

Attachments: