Primary Inventor: Krishna P. Singh
Date: Oct. 15, 2019
Status: Granted
Jurisdiction: US
Assignee: Holtec International, Inc.
Equipment Type: HI-STORM
Docket NumberHOL-030
Patent Number: US 10,446,285 B2
Application Number: 15/642,826

Prior Publication Data: US 2017/0345520 A1, Nov. 30, 2017

Related U.S. Application Data:

  • Continuation of application No. 13/731,803, filed on Dec. 31, 2012, and now Patent No. US 9,728,286 B2, which is a continuation of application No. 12/024,071, filed on Jan. 31, 2008, now Patent No. US 8,345,813 B2
  • Provisional application No. 60/887,505, filed on January 31, 2007

Abstract: An apparatus system and method for handling and translating high level radioactive waste. If he apparatus comprises a body for supporting the cask close to the ground so that the cask and the apparatus can pass underneath over head doors. The apparatus further comprises rollers for translating the cask. The apparatus additionally supports the storage cask during spent nuclear fuel transfer procedures.