United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

TH30  Recent Operating Reactors Materials and Mechanical Component Issues

This session will cover recent issues associated with materials of construction and mechanical components at U.S. nuclear power plants.  The two main topics for this session are: 1) improvements in non-destructive evaluation techniques and reliability, and 2) operating experience with inspection and evaluation of reactor vessel internals in both boiling water reactors and pressurized water reactors.


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  • Jeffrey Poehler, Senior Materials Engineer, Division of Engineering, NRR/NRC tel: 301-415-8353, e-mail: Jeffrey.Poehler@nrc.gov
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