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ANSI/ANS-57.7-1988;R1997;W2007 (R=Reaffirmed, W=Withdrawn): Design Criteria for an Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation (Water Pool Type)

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This standard provides design criteria for systems and equipment of a facility for the receipt and storage of spent fuel from light water reactors. It contains requirements for the design of major buildings and structures recommendations for spent fuel storage racks, special equipment and area layout configurations, the pool structure and its integrity, pool water cleanup, ventilation, residual heat removal, radiation monitoring, fuel handling equipment, cask handling equipment, prevention of criticality, radwaste control and monitoring systems, quality assurance requirements, materials accountability, and physical security.
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