OPEN PROJECTS

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OPEN PROJECTS

Support to Nuclear Safety and Engineering for ITER Fusion Reactor (2018-2025)

    Multi-year contract to provide ITER with support services in the area of nuclear safety and engineering for the Electron Cyclotron (EC) and the Ion Cyclotron (IC) Heating and Current Drive (H&CD) system antennas. Involved areas and competences:
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Thermal-hydraulics
  • Radiation shielding
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Instrumentation & Control
  • Design of pressure equipment
  • ITER fusion reactor

Support to Nuclear Decommissioning & Waste Management for JRC ISPRA (2018-2026)

    Eight-year contract to provide the European Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra (Italy) with engineering services in the area of Decommissioning and Waste Management (D&WM) of nuclear installations. Involved areas and competences:
  • Thermal-hydraulics
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Instrumentation & Control
  • Design of equipment
  • Rad-Waste treatment and conditioning
  • Radiation shielding
  • Radiological accidents (radioisotopes release), consequences and mitigation
  • Quality assurance
  • Compliance with regulatory framework

Containment Venting Analysis for Atucha-1 NPP (2014 – 2016)

  • Development of GOTHIC model for Atucha-1 NPP containment aimed at evaluating:
    • - Pressure & temperature response
    • - Hydrogen distribution
    • - Water hold-up
  • Support NASA to develop possible accident management procedures

Support for Containment Thermal-hydraulic Analysis (2015-2016)

  • Training CNNC/CNPE staff
  • Containment Analysis
  • Review of ACP1000 containment models

Development of PUSPATI TRIGA Research Reactor Evaluation Model and Thermal Hydraulics Analysis (2015-2016)

  • Support and guidance in development of System Thermal Hydraulic model for the Puspati Research Reactor to be used for licensing calculations

Support to Safety Assessment and Education (SAET) Project of IAEA (2011-2016)

  • Lectures and exercises on practical applications of thermal-hydraulic system code calculations in safety assessment of nuclear facilities