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Base for second Hinkley Point C reactor completed
Concrete pour at the Hinkley Point C2 reactor. Photo: EDF Energy
Workers at the Hinkley Point C nuclear construction project in the United Kingdom have completed the 49,000-ton base for the station’s second reactor, Unit C2, hitting a target date set more than four years ago, according to EDF Energy.
Item ID: 700379|ISBN: 978-0-89448-702-6
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This technical program reflects the excitement of the nuclear renaissance being led by the construction of new plants at the nearby V.C. Summer and Vogtle plants. PSA 2013 contains approximately 200 full papers with the following topics of interest: risk-informing operations/regulation, human reliability analysis, dynamic PSA, fire PSA, next-generation reactors, PSA education and training, low-power and shutdown PSA, advances in PSA data, flooding PSA, safety margins and risk management, aging management insights for PSA, and small modular reactors.