United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment


ACCESSION #: 9706190315



AMER

INDUSTRIAL

TECHNOLOGIES INC.



May 21, 1997



US Nuclear Regulator Commission

Washington, DC 20555-0901



Attn: Tom Matula, Team Leader



Dear Mr. Matula,



After a thorough evaluation, I have determined that 10CFR21 notification

is required for the WPS issue for the UF6 cylinders.  Therefore, I have

enclosed a copy of the official notification for your records.



Sincerely,



Mark A. Frazier

Quality Manager



1000 S. MADISON ST., WILMINGTON, DELAWARE 19801 TEL (302) 652-3900

FAX (302) 652-6400



AMER

INDUSTRIAL

TECHNOLOGIES MC.



May 19, 1997



USNRC

Washington, DC 20555-0901



Attn: Director, Office of Inspection and Enforcement



RE: 10 CFR 21 Notification



Dear Sir,



During an inspection conducted on April 9 through 11, 1997 by your Spent

Fuel Project Office of the Office of Nuclear Material Safety and

Safeguards, what we believe is a reportable deficiency was discovered.

Therefore, we are hereby giving notice of that deficiency as follows:



1.   Name of reporting individual: Mark A. Frazier, QA Manager

2.   Components supplied: UF6 cylinders SN's 524-1 thru. 80

          and 5121-1 thru.  52.

3.   Supplier: Amer Industrial Technologies, Inc.

4.   Defect: WPS listed on the manufacturing route sheets for

          both sets of cylinders failed to show evidence of the impact

          tests required by ANSI N14.1 paragraph 6.10.2.

5.   Date of discovery: April 11, 1997

6.   Location of Items: Korea

7.   Corrective action: WPS in question has been retested in

          accordance with N14.1 paragraph 6.10.2 13 and found

          acceptable.

8.   Advise: Cylinders should be released for use.



Sincerely,



Mark A. Frazier

Quality Manager



CC: Tom Matula

     Gary Mcginnis

     Shinku International Kolon America



1000 S. MADISON ST., WILMINGTON, DELAWARE 19801 TEL (302) 652-3900

FAX (302) 652-6400



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