Idaho National Laboratory, Advanced Test Reactor, Equipment Seismic Qualification

Idaho Falls, ID

Market: Nuclear

Client

ARES Corporation

Completion

2009

The Department of Energy uses the Advanced Test Reactor (ATR) at Idaho National Laboratory to test nuclear fuel systems and materials. SGH engineers performed the experienced-based seismic qualification of Seismic Category I equipment at the ATR to Performance Category 4 (PC-4) seismic criteria specified by DOE-STD-1020-2002.