The BR2 probabilistic safety assessment project

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Abstract

The probabilistic safety assessment (PSA) pointed systematically to the weaknesses of the Belgian Reactor Two (BR2). The PSA did not raise any insoluble problems. The PSA gave an acceptable safety level overall for the plant. Nonetheless, further improvements are still required. The BR2 PSA is proving to be an invaluable decision-making tool towards achieving this

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe 3rd JSME/ASME joint international conference on nuclear engineering
Place of PublicationJapan
Pages1361-1366
Number of pages6
Volume3
Edition1995
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 1995
Event1995 - ICONE 3 : The 3rd JSME/ASME joint international conference on nuclear engineering - Kyoto International Convention Center, Kyoto, Japan
Duration: 23 Apr 199527 Apr 1995

Conference

Conference1995 - ICONE 3
CountryJapan
CityKyoto
Period1995-04-231995-04-27

Keywords

  • safety, PSA, BR2, refurbishment

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