Lessons learned in the packaging and removal of legacy plutonium materials

Lamberto D'Andrea, Paula Negrini, Maurizio Pietrobon, Antonio Proietti, Di Gasbarro Fernanda, Dominic Maertens, Mireille Gysemans, Luc Noynaert, Kerry Dunn, Natraj Iyer

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    Lessons learned during the stabilization and glove box handeling activities resulted in impriovements and modifications in the design of the plutonium glove box systems, optimization of operation processes and refinements in packaging flow sheets. The cooperative efforts between SOGIN, Italy, U.S. DOE-NNSA and SCK.CEN, Belgium is described and key lessons learned in the effective packaging of plutonium in transport-ready packages highlighted
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationConference Proceedings
    Place of PublicationBrussels, Belgium
    StatePublished - 20 May 2015
    Event2015 - RRFM - European Research Reactor Conference - Bucharest
    Duration: 19 Apr 201519 Apr 2015


    Conference2015 - RRFM - European Research Reactor Conference

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