Draft Details

Designation:CSA N289.5
Source:CSA
Review start date:Jan 7, 2021
Review end date:Mar 8, 2021
Categories:Energy
Contact email:kelly.yaremko(at)csagroup.org
Draft Scope/Description:

This Standard describes the requirements for seismic instrumentation systems for nuclear power plants and nuclear facilities to monitor site-specific seismic responses. These plants and facilities include

(a)    existing nuclear power plants and on-site nuclear facilities (e.g., spent fuel bays, dry fuel storage) (see Clause 4);

Note “On-site” generally means within the protected area.

(b)   new nuclear power plants and on-site nuclear facilities (e.g., spent fuel bays, dry fuel storage) (see Clause 5);

(c)    new small reactors and on-site nuclear facilities (see Clause 6);

(d)   new enriched fuel processing, fabrication, and storage facilities (see Clause 7); and

(e)    new high- and intermediate-level radioactive waste storage facilities not in proximity to a nuclear power plant (see Clause 7).

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